We hear the phrase “self-care” often these days and for good reason. Since the advent of the COVID-19 pandemic and our “new normal”, everyone has had to endure an enormous paradigm shift. Our personal lives, careers, and virtually every aspect of our existence have changed. This is obviously a daunting prospect during the best of […]
Every year from October 31st to November 2nd, several holidays span different religions and ethnicities.
Halloween! The peak of Autumn. The air has grown colder. The leaves have begun to fall. There’s cool orange and purple lights, scarecrows and skeletons, cotton spiderwebs, little ghosts and fiends! Pumpkins are carved with care. We make final preparations for the most important thing of all… What else but our costumes! How will you […]
The Origins of Halloween Where did it all begin? Dressing up as monsters and ghosts, getting free candy, painting sugar skulls, and pumpkins, what is the meaning behind Halloween? Samhain, an old Irish Gaelic word (pronounced Sow-in) dates as far back as 2000 years and has been celebrated at the turning of the wheel […]
Go for a walk in almost any location and chances are you will see rock and stone of some sort. All stones have a unique beauty and energy. Many people find themselves mysteriously drawn to them and there are many types of rock art, furniture, and décor items sold every day. Stone is a grounding […]