The Energies of November 2019

The last couple of months have brought forward some decidedly intense, transformational currents of energy for us all to negotiate.  Hopefully, you are now becoming skilled at riding the waves of change that these energies tend to promote because November’s energy flow seems to have a focus on promoting further evolutionary growth. This is a … Continue reading The Energies of November 2019

GemSelect Newsletter – November 2019 Pink Kunzite

What could be more fun than a beautifully cut, sparkling, flashy, vivid pink gemstone? Not much and perhaps that is why the pale pink to intense pink to almost purple Kunzite crystals are so often seen being worn at parties around the world. Kunzite jewelry has been spotted on red carpets, premieres, galas, and award … Continue reading GemSelect Newsletter – November 2019 Pink Kunzite

Full Cold Moon in Gemini | A Vision Board Ritual — Spirit de la Lune

Tonight is the Full Cold Moon, and those of us in the northern hemisphere are likely going to feel a turn in the weather from here on out as the Full November Moon often marks colder temperatures on the way. The Full Moon in Gemini is the perfect time for planning ahead and envisioning your … Continue reading Full Cold Moon in Gemini | A Vision Board Ritual — Spirit de la Lune

ENCOUNTERS IN GRATITUDE AND A CHANCE TO LISTEN

by Guido Masé November 19, 2018 A long time ago, Anne and I traveled to Ireland. We vagabonded slowly down the west coast from hostel to hostel, over green hills to rugged seaside cliffs, stopping at standing stones and the ruins of circle forts, visiting old-growth forests left intact for hundreds of years. One day we … Continue reading ENCOUNTERS IN GRATITUDE AND A CHANCE TO LISTEN

New Moon in Scorpio | Moonthly Energy Report — Spirit de la Lune

  This New Moon in Scorpio is a very intense and emotional one. Many of us have been feeling the depths of this New Moon for several days now. Not only is it election time… but both the Moon and the Sun are in Scorpio right now. This means our inner world and outer world … Continue reading New Moon in Scorpio | Moonthly Energy Report — Spirit de la Lune

BUILD YOUR OWN ALTAR Using These CEREMONIAL HERBS

Day of the Dead: Ritual and Ceremony  Little is firmly known about the particulars of today’s holiday since the limited sources available are either folkloric literature like the Celtic sagas or Roman authors who would have likely “trashed” the traditions of a culture with which they were often in conflict. Although, you can kind of … Continue reading BUILD YOUR OWN ALTAR Using These CEREMONIAL HERBS

The Energies of November

As we move into the month of November there are some beautiful Autumn colors on display in the countryside around us. We also have many late flowering roses and other summer plants still blooming happily in our garden. However, with both Halloween and the change of time into winter mode now behind us, it is … Continue reading The Energies of November

November Birthflower: Chrysanthemum

COMMON NAME: chrysanthemum GENUS: Chrysanthemum SPECIES, HYBRIDS, CULTIVARS: The garden chrysanthemum, C. morifolium, is a hybrid developed from four species native to Asia. Many cultivars have been developed from this one, differing in size, shape, type of flowering head, growth habit, color, and time of bloom. FAMILY: Compositae BLOOMS: Fall TYPE: perennial DESCRIPTION: The many classes … Continue reading November Birthflower: Chrysanthemum

The Witches Gossip Corner ~ November 12th, 2016

Scorpio Born on November 12 Scorpios born on November 12 may come off as shy or quiet, but it is really just because they possess huge stores of internal energy which they keep to themselves and only share with those who are extremely close to them. Other than that, these Scorpios are not ones to make … Continue reading The Witches Gossip Corner ~ November 12th, 2016

November, Autumn, Fall

"The name 'November' is believed to derive from 'novem' which is the Latin for the number 'nine'.  In the ancient Roman calendar November was the ninth month after March.  As part of the seasonal calendar November is the time of the 'Snow Moon' according to Pagan beliefs and the period described as the 'Moon of the Falling Leaves' by Black Elk." Samhain: … Continue reading November, Autumn, Fall