Gratitude, Humility & Understanding Aragonite, Garnet & Obsidian by Moorea Kern

The art of practicing gratitude is a skill one may spend a lifetime perfecting and although simple in concept, it’s not always the easiest state to achieve. Trial and error can be frustrating and life tends to have a way of leading us down the unexpected … [Read more...]

October​ ​Crystal​ ​Article Honoring​ ​Diwali,​ ​the​ ​Festival​ ​of​ ​Lights Azurite,​ ​Tiger​ ​Eye​ ​and​ ​Gypsum​ ​Rosettes by Moorea Kern

The​ ​golden​ ​days​ ​of​ ​October​ ​are​ ​here​ ​and​ ​how​ ​delightful​ ​it​ ​is.​ ​Among​ ​the joyous​ ​celebrations​ ​of​ ​Halloween​ ​and​ ​fall​ ​festivities​ ​there​ ​is​ ​the​ ​Hindu​ ​festival​ ​of lights​ ​known​ ​as​ ​Diwali.​ ​Beginning​ ​on​ … [Read more...]

Fall Equinox: Crystals For Creating Balance Amidst Change by Moorea Kern

The days of early mornings with the chime of school bells and autumn colored leaves coating the sidewalks will soon be arriving and imminent change is in their path. As the Fall Equinox approaches on September 22nd, taking stock of the bounty of … [Read more...]

Stones for Transforming through the Solar Eclipse: Sunstone, Moonstone and Labradorite by Moorea Kern

Every so often two of the most influential planets on human existence align and cocreate an unusual moment of cosmic shadow. This month a powerful solar eclipse is occurring on August 21st in the heart of Leo season and with it comes a rare opportunity to … [Read more...]

Stones for Reawakening Your Inner Child: Howlite, Dalmatian Stone and Blue Lace Agate by Moorea Kern

As we enter the season of Cancer, the astrological sign of feeling, incubation and intuition, the call to connect with our essence intensifies. Cancer is a unique time of year as it marks the summer solstice in the northern hemisphere, creating an … [Read more...]

Welcoming Summer: Fire Agate, Citrine and Blue Apatite by Moorea Kern

Spring is in full swing as the days grow longer and the flowers bloom brighter than they have in years. Isn’t it marvelous? Everywhere I look there are fresh tendrils of life stretching their limbs to be embraced by the warmth of the Sun. Students of life … [Read more...]

May Flower Moon: Herkimer Diamond, Ruby, and Jade by Moorea Kern

Vesak Full Moon With the Santa Ana winds distinct presence right now, it reminds me of the beautiful fact that warm winds of spring spread pollen and encourage new life through disruption. With five planets in retrograde at the moment, we’re all … [Read more...]

Navigating Mercury Retrograde with Ease by Moorea Kern

Navigating Mercury Retrograde with Amazonite, Hematite & Labradorite When a planet enters retrograde, it appears to be going backwards in the sky from our point of view on Earth. The key word is “appears”, as they are creating the illusion of … [Read more...]

Stones for New Beginnings, Growth & Flourishing by Moorea Kern

Following the heaviest rains we’ve seen in over five years, we can expect a vibrant spring full of new growth and fresh potential. The Spring Equinox arrives on March 20th, marking the official beginning of a new seasonal year and providing us with the … [Read more...]

Crystals for Harmony, Clarity and Grace by Moorea Kern

Jasper, Chiastolite and Hematite on Quartz As the world around us grows increasingly uncertain, refuge can be found in the sanctuary of a grounded heart. The power within is the most potent source of clarity, healing and universal love- it just … [Read more...]