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Tarot as Self-Care When the World is Doing Way Too Much

Tarot as Self-Care When the World is Doing Way Too Much

Through reading mindfully – especially when reading for ourselves – we bear witness to own experience, with all of its joys and challenges, so that we can nourish ourselves with compassion and care.

The Power in Your Hair

The Power in Your Hair

You probably have someone in your family that would freak out if you wanted to cut your long hair, or someone who told you what to do with the hair that you cleaned out of your comb or brush. You have probably seen people insist on covering their hair when leaving their homes, either for modesty or protection. Your mother probably told you not to let just anybody "play" in your hair. Why all the fuss? Why does it matter?

Holy Smoke: The Quick-and-Dirty on Smudging

Holy Smoke: The Quick-and-Dirty on Smudging

All the cool spiritual folks on Instagram post pictures of their bundled herbs smoldering on an abalone shell, moving the smoke around on the room with a feather. When we are beginning our journey we think "Oh, this must be something I need to do." But if you don't know what you're doing and why you're doing it, you probably won't get the results you want. 

Is Your House Haunted? 12 Ways to Tell if You've Got Company and UOENO

Is Your House Haunted? 12 Ways to Tell if You've Got Company and UOENO

What do you say when something falls over, or a door slams, or you thought you saw something move out of the corner of your eye? Most people do one of two things: start questioning their sanity or start wondering if they may have some supernatural houseguests.

Conscious Sex, Part One: Ain't No Condom for Bad Vibes

Conscious Sex, Part One: Ain't No Condom for Bad Vibes

No, I’m not talking about pregnancy and disease. Juices and cooties aren't the only things swapped when you're getting it in. I’m talking about energy. People love to say that they want “positive vibes only” but don’t realize where they’re picking up the exact opposite of that.