Lunar Cycles, Rituals and Ceremonies

I have become a comet

I love the feeling of the Balsamic Moon ... deep, intuitive, soothing, calming, restorative, curative. Part of me just wants to snuggle into a big comfy couch with my blankie, a cup of tea and a good book. My soul work for this lunar journey is (mostly) done ... and there is still time for… Continue reading I have become a comet

Wheel of the Year

Restoring with the Balsamic Moon

Wisdom from Seanmháthair Gealach (Grandmother Moon) Day 25, Balsamic Moon  🌘  🌒 There are just a few more days until our next new journey with the Moon begins. The New Moon phase begins on Sunday, February 26th at 6:58 AM Pacific Time, and will be in Pisces. . . an emotional time -- especially in… Continue reading Restoring with the Balsamic Moon

Lunar Cycles

Using your Inner Cauldron at the Balsamic Moon

The New Moon arrives on Friday, September 30 at 5:13 PM Pacific Time (Saturday, October 1 at 00:13 UTC), and Grandmother Moon will begin her monthly journey once again. This will be the second New Moon in the calendar month for many of us (depending on our time zone). This is known as a Black… Continue reading Using your Inner Cauldron at the Balsamic Moon

Lunar Cycles, Spirituality

Soul Questions for the Balsamic Moon

In our monthly journey with the Moon, we are now in the return journey... coming back home, toward the New Moon and the beginning of a new journey. The next New Moon arrives Thursday, September 1st @ 2:03 AM Pacific Time (9:03 UTC). September brings us two New Moons, depending on your time zone. Here in… Continue reading Soul Questions for the Balsamic Moon

Divination Techniques & Tools, Earth Medicine, Lunar Cycles

Rest and restore during the Balsamic Moon

Grandmother Moon has almost completed her monthly cycle and today appears to us as the Waning Crescent aka the Balsamic Moon. Balsamic may seem a curious adjective to describe the Moon, as most of us associate that word with a type of vinegar! But the word actually refers to the health-giving properties of balsam: restorative,… Continue reading Rest and restore during the Balsamic Moon