Crystals

Lepidolite | A Stone for Serenity

When you are feeling stressed and unstable, lepidolite is the stone for you. Lepidolite is an excellent stone to use if you suffer from anxiety (which I do), worry, or excessive fear. This stone contains lithium which can promote emotional stability. Lepidolite can promote a strong, stable emotional center which leads to feelings of compassion, …

Book Reviews

Stop Saying You’re Fine and Get a Tarot Reading

Last month I read and reviewed The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg–a book about how to change bad habits and create new good habits. His message is that developing helpful, healthy habits can make us into happier people. Today I just finished Mel Robbins’ book Stop Saying You’re Fine in which she writes that …

Crystals

Rainforest Jasper | Connect to the Earth

Rainforest jasper, or rhyolite, is full of the energy of the Earth, nature, and animals. Like kambaba jasper, rainforest jasper’s earthy energy is great for use in meditation or when you really need to feel grounded or balanced. This stone is connected to the lower chakras so it is helpful in clearing your root, sacral, …

Crystals

Carnelian | A Crystal for Creativity

Carnelian is a relatively hard stone (unlike selenite) that is strongly associated with the lower chakras, particularly the root and sacral chakras. Carnelian’s energy promotes grounding, sensuality, courage, and self-confidence. I first purchased a small piece of carnelian to keep on my work table as I scrapbooked to boost my creativity. Carnelian boosts a whole …