Chasing the New Moon

The new moon rises this Friday, casting its alluring shadow across dreamy eyes. The new moon is a symbol of growth, healing, and inner refection. By the guidance of this moon you will experience a rush of emotions towards the surface. Your body will find itself wanting to release and renew itself through expression. It’s…

Self-Care Rituals for a Full Moon

Tonight the rose full moon rises, its also known as the Flower or Strawberry Moon. Its pinkish hues and small size, give it a graceful presence in the night sky. The lunar cycle is a magical, empowering, and simple beautiful process. As the moon cycles, we find ourselves evolving under its silvery light. The full…

Full Flower Moon

Tonight the Full Flower Moon rises to the occasion, meeting the starry sky with a pinkish hue. A divine guidance glazes over our intuition and gives us a sense of watery comfort and goddess connection. This Flower Moon welcomes the expression and birth of flowers, an awakening of colorful life. Bliss. Enchanting. Revival. Alluring. Restorative….

The Pink Moon

On April 11th the full moon rises to the occasion. It’s known as the Pink Moon, after a flower that blooms early in the month to signify spring has arrived. Buds are pink when they first appear on their branches, so the Pink Moon symbolizes the renewal of the seasons, the rebirth of the earth. This is…

What Do You Love About Yourself?

Last weekend I taught a Generation Strong class (girls grade 4-8th) at Shine in Batavia, IL. I focused the practice on the new moon and self-love. I began the class with having the girls color what they loved about themselves. I didn’t give them any other instruction other than, that they could express through symbols or…

New Moon Love

New Moon –  waxing Dark 0-45° Moon Arrival: Feb 26th The sky above is dark, the orb of glossy light is tucked away, facing the galexy of color.  Stars poetically sprinkle themselves across the velvet night, their formation is an illusion. This is a time for new beginnings, new projects, new directions, new resolutions. The…

A Lunar Lifestyle

The Moon has been a goddess since the beginning of time. A sphere of bliss, illumination, and divine energy. It’s cycle is powerful, an influence on our bodies. We bleed each month as the moon shifts into a new persona, it’s a cycle of transformation. Waxing Crescent Moon – develops roots to ideas and goals First…

The Beauty of Malas

  Malas are meditation and prayer tools that are remind us of our intentions, mantras, and devotions. Malas are made up of 108 natural stone/wood, a guru bead, and a tassel. The mala can be worn around our neck or wrist. Each mala has a different meaning and energy, making each piece unique to the owner….