This morning, meeting with Paul to create a list of Spagyrics for a February sale, I mentioned the theme I was thinking of was love. Love for Valentine’s day, of course, but also love generally, which is always needed, but especially now. Looking over, I saw him wagging his finger as if conducting music, and [...]
Valentine’s day may be about romantic love, which we’re all for, but it seems clear that all kinds of love are needed in the world today. The ugly actions of far-away politicians are frustratingly unaffected by most of our efforts at protest, although it is still important to engage and express yourself politically.
We can, however, [...]
This time of year, as candy hearts and paper cupids proliferate in the stores, hearts naturally turn to thoughts of romance. Sensual love is important all year, but perhaps its ubiquity and the great need for its comforts have inspired you to improve this aspect of your life right now. If so, here are some [...]
Our first few sale Spagyrics support an inner state of love, compassion, and kindness towards yourself, bringing a peaceful energy of forgiveness and openness from which to start.
For those of us who, sensitive and empathetic, take on too much of the world’s unhappiness, there are a few solutions.
While “bleeding heart liberal” is intended as an [...]
This week marks the ancient Celtic time of Imbolc, the festival marking the midpoint between the winter Solstice and spring Equinox. Catholics celebrate the feast of St. Brigid during this time, which connects back to the more ancient dedication of Imbolc to the goddess Brigid. Candlemas, too, falls in this week, and as a celebration [...]
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Well, some stresses are past, and others are in the future, and here we all are, in this moment between.
Wednesday morning I woke up thinking about times we’ve been at events during election season and other difficult cultural shifts, and I remembered how folks would drift in and out of the booth, each person asking [...]
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In the distant past, humans and our ancestors were more tied to Nature, and that meant being closer to animals, both physically and in our understanding of them. The discovery stories of many of our most useful healing herbs list animals as the teachers of their uses, and even today, many herbs have an animal [...]
If you’ve visited any of our event booths, read the followup email after placing an order with us, or contacted us to ask about using our Spagyrics, you’ve heard what we consider the most important technique: take a moment to think about why you’re taking our (or any) medicine.
This simple pause for connection opens you [...]