Michigan Goddess Retreat – Summer 2018

Let your mind drift and think about a long, warm mid-summer day. Imagine a drumming circle at sunset. Misty mornings watching deer graze in the meadow. It will be summer before you know it! Last week I opened my June retreat for registration … and I have room...

The Healing Power of Lavender

Lavender has a particular magic about it.  It is soothing, healing and balancing to mind, body and spirit.  My bushes are just starting to green up for this year’s crop which should be ready for cutting right around the Summer Solstice.  For now, I have plenty...

Stones and Crystals For Calm Balanced Energy

In stressful times, when the energy around me is unsettled and chaotic, I reach for my Stone People. Crystals and stones can clear negative energy and help you stay grounded and calm.  Keep them in your pocket, place them where you work or sleep, hold them as you...

Herbs, Flowers and Essential Oils to Reduce Stress and Create Calm

  Continuing my discussion of how to create calm and balance, I offer you some plants, flowers and herbs that can assist you during stressful or unsettled times. How do you use them? Dry Herbs These are the whole plant or flower, in dried form.  Sprinkle them in your...