How to Practice Radical Self-Acceptance

How often have you said to yourself, “Once I ___ (make more money, lose weight, move locations, etc.), I’ll be happy”? This thought is common for many of us. In fact, many people find themselves attached to the belief that gratification and self-acceptance will come once something changes about our lives. But what if that’s[…]

The Empath and Black Tourmaline

Do you walk into a crowd of people and feel drained? Can you feel when another person is suffering? Do people often come to you for advice? Do narcissistic people somehow always show up in your life? What about vivid dreams or a deep connection with animals? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you[…]

Why Some Feel Crystals and Others Don’t

When beginning to work with stones as healing tools, the most common desire is the ability to feel the mineral’s energy. We want to feel the different effects that various stones have, whether on ourselves or others if working as a practitioner. Some people can do this easily, and can even be oversensitive, while others[…]

How to Use Crystals, Part 2: In the Home, Workspace, and Car

As a professional crystal healer and psychic medium, a common question I am asked is “how do I use my stones for healing and personal development?” Crystals can influence and enrich our lives in a plethora of ways. We are covering these methods in three parts – first, we discussed wearing and carrying crystals. For[…]

How to Use Crystals, Part 1: Wearing and Carrying

As a professional crystal healer and psychic medium, a common question I am asked is “how do I use my stones for healing and personal development?” Crystals can influence and enrich our lives in a plethora of ways. These methods will be covered in three parts, starting with a simple and universal practice that works[…]

All Things Patience with Chrysocolla

Chrysocolla is an exquisite member of the copper family that is found abundantly throughout metaphysical healing. It presents itself in shades of bright green, sea foam, and deep blue, with occasional brown or black. You can find Chrysocolla tumbled or polished, in jewelry, or on a Matrix – a formation of larger crystals embedded within[…]

How to Clean your Crystals, Part 3: Using Other Stones

Keeping your crystals clean is essential to their longevity, luster, and metaphysical ability. In Part 1 and 2 of the crystal cleaning series, we used nature and household items to keep our healing tools clean. We will close the series with more accessible cleansing methods in Part 3 – clearing your stones with other crystals. […]