Lunar Cycles

Candle Magick for the New Moon

If you've ever made a wish while blowing out a birthday candle, you've done candle magick! This is the most simple type of spell-casting and is a great way to create intention and support you in manifesting your goals. I especially love combining this with my New Moon soul work (which, for me, is usually… Continue reading Candle Magick for the New Moon

Wheel of the Year

Wisdom of the Equinox

At the Equinox, a point of balance of light and dark around the world, I meditate on the balance in my life and look to the connections between the hemispheres and how that manifests in my life. For although the eight paired festivals of the Celtic Wheel of the Year (Winter Solstice & Summer Solstice,… Continue reading Wisdom of the Equinox

Lunar Cycles, Soul Work

Pause & Reflect with the Gemini New Moon

In the last lunar month and the Full Flower Moon, we explored the theme of Blossoming, Opening. As I contemplated this month’s theme, I sat in the energy of Mama Earth and how she is currently expressing and manifesting her Self in my environment. Initially, I felt a strong pull towards a theme of “Attainment,… Continue reading Pause & Reflect with the Gemini New Moon

Divination Techniques & Tools, Divine Feminine, Wheel of the Year

Ancestral Card Layout for Samhain

Blessings on “true” Samhain! Many of us in the Northern Hemisphere celebrated Samhain (SOW-en), the Celtic New Year and one of the most significant dates in the Celtic Wheel of the Year, starting at sunset on October 31st and ending at sunset November 1st. However, Samhain was not always celebrated on that specific day, now… Continue reading Ancestral Card Layout for Samhain

Lunar Cycles

Coeur-age My Love: First Quarter Moon in Scorpio

There is something of beauty about the First Quarter Moon, hanging in the south-western sky in early evening just above the horizon, finally setting just past the Midnight hour. Tonight, LaLuna forms a triangle with the planet Jupiter (in the constellation Virgo) shining brightly to its right (West), with Arcturus above them both, one of… Continue reading Coeur-age My Love: First Quarter Moon in Scorpio

Divine Feminine, Lunar Cycles, Soul Work, Witchy Ways

Third Quarter Moon: Your Dark Mother Allies

Wisdom from Seanmháthair Gealach (Grandmother Moon) Third Quarter Moon in Aries arrives on Day 22 at: 16-July @ 12:25 PM Pacific Time / 16-July @ 20:25 UTC Moon Rise 12:33 AM PT Full Moon Set 1:37 PM PT Moon Mansion 2 Al-Butain until 4:01 PM PT (Essence: Effort, courage, will and energy. Conflict.) Theme for this… Continue reading Third Quarter Moon: Your Dark Mother Allies

Lunar Cycles, Rituals and Ceremonies

Introducing Shekhinah Mountainwater’s Moon Wheels (an essential part of my daily practice)

Wisdom from Seanmháthair Gealach (Grandmother Moon) Moon Wheels, Energy Work, Rituals and Soul Work For the Monthly Lunar Journey In my earlier post today, I invited you to start working with a Moon Wheel in your daily / monthly spiritual practice. So, rather than re-invent the wheel - literally, LOL - I share with you… Continue reading Introducing Shekhinah Mountainwater’s Moon Wheels (an essential part of my daily practice)

Rituals and Ceremonies, Spirituality, Witchy Ways

Balancing with the Full Pink Moon in Libra

Wisdom from Seanmháthair Gealach (Grandmother Moon) Full Moon in Libra, known by some as The Pink Moon (first Full Moon of springtime) April 10th at 11:08 PM Pacific Time  / April 11th at 06:08 UTC 🌝🌕 Ah, the Pink Moon... named as such by First Nations people in some parts of North America because of… Continue reading Balancing with the Full Pink Moon in Libra

Divine Feminine, Lunar Cycles, Soul Work

Soul Questions for the Waxing Crescent Moon

Wisdom from Seanmháthair Gealach (Grandmother Moon) Day 4, Waxing Crescent 🌒🌘 We can now see a crescent of light in the Waxing Moon... it's time to move from the reflective time of the Dark Moon / New Moon and step into action, to firm up your goals for the month. This phase of the Moon… Continue reading Soul Questions for the Waxing Crescent Moon

Journeys, Lunar Cycles

Journey to your River of Life

We are now firmly into the waxing crescent energy of the new lunar month. Your Yin intuitive New Moon energy is still powerful but starting to wane, and you are likely feeling an increasing Yang energy as we move towards the Full Moon. We are also now fully flowing with Autumn energies, associated with the… Continue reading Journey to your River of Life