The Longest Day {June 21st, 2017}

June 21st Also was known as Litha, Feill-Sheathain, Jani, Alban Hefin, Juhannus, Midsommarafton, Saint John's Eve. "Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind you." -- Maori proverb The Longest Day The day of the Summer Solstice marks the longest hours of daylight for that year. It is the polarized opposite of … Continue reading The Longest Day {June 21st, 2017}

June, The Beginnings Of Summer

Yes, we all know of the Strawberry Moon, Rose Moon, and the myriad of other names. It is also the start of Summer. Summer Solstice falls at the precise moment when the Sun's power is at its zenith. It is the time of year when the noon sun appears to be farthest north from the … Continue reading June, The Beginnings Of Summer

June Birthstone – Pearl, Alexandrite and Moonstone

Enter The Realm Of The June Birthstone Trio! Those born in the month of June have three very unique and exquisite gems as their birthstone; Pearl, Alexandrite, and Moonstone. Each gem complements and enhances the nature of the June- born in various ways with its distinctive qualities. June Birthstone Meaning, Significance and Symbolism Alexandrite is the … Continue reading June Birthstone – Pearl, Alexandrite and Moonstone

Moonstone ~ Alternate June Stone

Moonstone Healing Properties ♥ Happiness ♥ Good fortune ♥ Nurturing ♥ Mothering ♥ Unselfishness ♥ Humanitarian ♥ Love ♥ Hope ♥ Spiritual insight ♥ Easy childbirth ♥ Safe travel ♥ New beginnings ♥ Abundance ♥ Ancient wisdom Moonstone is composed of Orthoclase and Albite, two species from the Feldspar group.  Rainbow Moonstone is a name … Continue reading Moonstone ~ Alternate June Stone

The Month Of June

June, our sixth month, was originally the fourth one in the ancient Roman calendar, and had only twenty-six days. Then Romulus gave June four more days; Numa Pompilius took one from it; and finally Julius Caesar restored this month to a period of thirty days. It is a much debated question as to how June … Continue reading The Month Of June