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It’s Mulberry Season!

As I was walking through the woods, I stumbled upon a mulberry tree full of fat, juicy, ripe berries. I was instantly transported back to elementary school where a mulberry tree stood in the corner of the schoolyard. At recess near the end of the year, my friends and I would sneak off to the […]

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Honeysuckle, Nature’s Perfume

I walked outside today and smelled Nature’s perfume, honeysuckle. Something so sweet invites you to see if it tastes as good as it smells. When I was a kid, we used to suck the nectar out of the flowers. If it was good enough for bees, hey, it’s good enough for us. But there is […]

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The Promise of Spring Song

Now comes the Promise of Spring Prepare by purifying Go to the water, clean the house, Thank the spirits for their healing. Now comes the Promise of Spring The Earth is awakening Crocuses blossom through the snow Life is renewing. Now comes the Promise of Spring Raise your voices in singing All is possible with […]

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Animist Theme Movies

If you are new to animism and want to learn more about it, what better way than through pop culture? Movies/stories with animist themes can help explain a lot in an entertaining way in a short period of time. So, here are my picks. This isn’t an exhaustive list or even a list of the […]

photographer: Faris Munandar

Connecting to the Ancestors on May Day

May Day (May 1) is upon us. That means it’s a great time for connecting to the ancestors. How do we do that? Let’s take a look. Clean the Graves If you know who your dead people are and where they are, May Day is a great day to visit and clean the graves. Modern […]

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Three Simple Full Moon Rituals

Full moons are a time of purging, releasing, death and change. Imagine a pregnant moon in the sky. It’s as big as it can be. There is nothing left for it to do but die and get smaller. That’s the gist of full moon energy. It is the peak and inevitable fall. Since the sun […]

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Seven Things I Learned from the Spring Retreat

The spring retreat is over. I laughed until my sides ached. My heart overflowed. Now I want to share some of the things I learned from spring retreat with you because I believe in sharing the wealth. Experience is the Best Teacher Tisha Michelle just did a video about how she taught people to make […]

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Hearty Stew to Rebuild Your Postpartum Body

It takes a lot of energy to make a baby! That can leave a new mom depleted. Caring for a newborn makes it even worse – especially if Mom’s breastfeeding. Since babies have to be fed every few hours, the months of no sleep can lead to postpartum depression. Soups and stews are nutrient dense […]

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Solo Ritual to Reconnect with the Earth Element

There are times when our root is not strong. Or perhaps our birth chart or constitution never had a strong connection to the Earth element. Sometimes we just want to connect to the Earth element when the season changes to winter. Earth is also the element of business, sensuality, sexuality, fertility, money, and physical health. […]

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Got Money Issues? Maybe Your Earth Energy is Out of Balance

I recently posted a video of my wheel of life on YouTube and explained how to use the wheel. That led to two people realizing that their Earth energy is out of balance. They both were experiencing money issues and asked me how to fix this right away! Before I get to how to fix […]