Animal Totem: Squirrels

Squirrel’s Gifts Include ability to solve puzzles, resourcefulness, quick change of direction, storing for the future/planning ahead, balance in giving and receiving, power of rest during times of non-movement, warning, discovery, change avoiding danger by climbing to a higher place, action. The idea that there are obstacles which cant be overcome is not part of Squirrel’s outlook on life, nor is giving up. Squirrel is … Continue reading Animal Totem: Squirrels

Glossary: The Sacred Circle & the Cone of Power

Before there is anything else, there is the circle. Circles are so much a part of us that we may not even understand why, but we know they are important. The circle transcends all of us and our religions. There’s the Mandala in Buddhist and Hindu culture, Christian prayer circles, Native American drumming circles, talking circles, healing circles and on and on. There are many, … Continue reading Glossary: The Sacred Circle & the Cone of Power

Herb of the Month

Mullein Planetary Association: Saturn Element: Fire Gender: Feminine Deity Association: Hecate Folklore: In Great Britain it was used to help bring back children who had been kidnapped by fairies. Various Native Americans knew a good thing when they saw it and used this Eurasian native that became naturalized in North America to return people to their right mind. For instance, the Hopi mixed the leaves … Continue reading Herb of the Month

How to Create Sacred Space

What does it mean to Create Sacred Space? Creating Sacred Space meanings you’re sending away all negative influences, energy, etc. and inviting in positive influences, energy, etc. The negative energy can be as simple as the yuck still on you from the argument you had with your boss earlier in the day or as complicated as a negative spirit come to stay for awhile. Some … Continue reading How to Create Sacred Space