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Champagne Aura Quartz Unifies Mind, Body, and Spirit   ( May 23, 2016 )
Champagne Aura Quartz unifies mind, body, and spirit. Meditating with Champagne Aura Quartz when you have a conflict between your head and your heart can help you reconcile the perspectives so that a solution is...
Charoite and Tiger Animal Totem   ( May 22, 2016 )
Tiger is a silent hunter and is able to blend in with it habitat.  He is teaching you to move through your environment with a keen eye, observerving everything around you. This will require patience, focus, and clearing your mind of all distractions.  Charoite stimulates perceptive observations and analysis, helping you to make good decisions and quickly if...
Black Onyx Fortifies Inner Strength   ( May 21, 2016 )
Black Onyx fortifies inner strength and self-discipline. Its supportive energy makes Black Onyx a great choice to have nearby during times of confusion and stress....
Black Obsidian and Ostrich Animal Totem   ( May 20, 2016 )
A flightless bird, Ostrich represents being grounded. He uses his wing for balance when he runs which serves as a reminder to stay balanced as you move through your life. Black Obsidian grounds your soul and spiritual guidance your receive into the physical...
Amzonite Helps You Find Your Purpose   ( May 19, 2016 )
The energy of Amazonite supports one in courageously choosing and walking one’s own path. Try creating a crystal grid with Amazonite to help you not only discover your purpose in life, but follow it....
Alexandrite and Ladybug Animal Totem   ( May 18, 2016 )
Ladybug asks you to consider making changes in your life and appearance, using these as opportunities to improve yourself.  Alexandrite is a stone of courage, allowing you to move with changes despite fears. It helps you center yourself, reinforcing self-esteem and enhancing the ability to experience joy and...
Zoisite Sparks Creativity   ( May 17, 2016 )
Zoisite's energy can help you get back your creative spark and focus on what you really enjoy doing. Keep a piece in your pocket when considering projet ideas to motivate and guide you towards the best one....
Zebra Jasper and Spider Animal Totem   ( May 16, 2016 )
For many people, Spider represents a Shadow Totem.  Shadow Totems are animals that may provoke fear in you, and represent the inner fear you must overcome. Until you can face these fears, you will never be able to soar.  If Spider, as the weaver of life, represents creating your life, what is it about your life that I want that you afraid of pursuing?   Zebra...
Sage Sticks Clear Negative and Stagnant Energy   ( May 15, 2016 )
A great way to energetically clean a space is to use sage sticks. Simply light the sage stick, blow out the flame once embers are showing, and walk around the space you want to clear, letting the smoke go where the energy is most stagnant. This method can be used to clear crystals too!...
Sodalite and Monkey Animal Totem   ( May 14, 2016 )
Monkey enjoys socializing. His curious nature often leads to watching the habits of others, and his intelligence allows him to learn and emulate their actions and movements. This enables him to be understanding and compassionate as he creates bonds with the members of his troop.  Sodalite is a useful stone for group work. It stimulates trust and strenghtens solidarity of...
Rutilated Quartz Cleanses the Aura   ( May 13, 2016 )
Rutilated Quartz is said to support mental clarity, draw off negative energy, cleanse the aura, and heal the etheric body. Hold a piece of Rutilated Quartz for a few minutes at night to help you recover from a long...
Rhyolite and Phoenix Animal Totem   ( May 12, 2016 )
Legend says that Phoenix dies by fire at night and is reborn with the sun.  Through his death and rebirth he comes out with new strength and renewed energy.  He knows that in the midst of despair if he goes with the flow of events he will come out stronger than he was before.  Rhyolite strengthens the body, soul and mind, gives you the strength to deal with challenges...
Petrified Wood Helps with Past Life Challenges   ( May 11, 2016 )
Petrified Wood’s earth energy is perfect for working on past life issues. It helps you learn from your history so you can use that wisdom in the...
Pink Tourmaline and Canary Animal Totem   ( May 10, 2016 )
Canary tells us that life is not full of sorrows or always full of happiness.  It is the right combination of these two that creates life.  The balance has to be created by you.  Pink Tourmaline has balancing properties which help one to move away from extremes, and into more equitable emotional and intellectual...
Orange Aventurine Strengthens Affirmations   ( May 09, 2016 )
Orange Aventurineis sometimes called the "Whisper Stone" as the energy of this crystal helps to quiet critical and judgmental thoughts. Hold it while saying affirmations to strenghten the energy of those new, positive ideas you are trying to instill within....
Ocean Jasper and Jellyfish Animal Totem   ( May 08, 2016 )
Jellyfish's soft body can make him vulnerable, but has the power to protect himself. Learn to see vulnerability as a strength and something of value.  Jellyfish is teaching you that you have to power to stand in your truth, be compassionate and protect yourself. Ocean Jasper helps you to enhance your personal power, increasing your self-confidence, self-esteem and...
Lapis Lazuli Opens the Third Eye   ( May 07, 2016 )
A Third Eye Chakra opener, Lapis Lazuli connects the physical and celestial kingdoms. Meditate with Lapis Lazuli to receive wisdom from mystical realms and spiritual...
Lepidolite and Condor Animal Totem   ( May 06, 2016 )
Condor teaches that by changing your perspective you will see life on a bigger scale, and you will be more open to receiving messages and direction from Spirit.  You will see your-self imposed limitations and the possiblilities you may not have noticed before.  Known as "the stone of transition", Lepidolite helps shift and restructure old energy patterns and brings...
Hiddenite Enhances Meditation   ( May 05, 2016 )
Meditating with Hiddenite can help one to achieve states of Universal Love and to pass these experiences on to others, without expectation. Meditation with this stone can also help to make or deepen a connection of love with our dear Mother Earth....
Hematite and Kingfisher Animal Totem   ( May 04, 2016 )
Kingfisher is showing you how to take the plunge into the unknown with confidence and without fear.  He reminds you that with this confidence you need to be mindful of your ego, be careful with your words, be watchful of misuse, and strive for balance.  Hematite has a strong Yang element, balances the meridians and restores Yin...
Fancy Jasper Keeps You Grounded   ( May 03, 2016 )
Fancy Jasper keeps your feet on the ground when your head is in the clouds; wear or carry it with you if you feel that your emotions are getting in the way of logic....
Fire Agate and Ox Animal Totem   ( May 02, 2016 )
Ox’s draft capabilities were once preferred over the horse and mule when speed was not required.  Ox is sure-footed and could travel much further in a day while pulling very heavy loads.  Ox is showing you that a slow, methodical and steady pace will get you to your destination.  Fire Agate can strengthen your will power, enabling you to complete those half-finished...
Enhydro Crystals   ( Apr 30, 2016 )
The Enhydro is a Quartz crystal with a pocket of fluid, carbon or gas within the crystal itself.  The fluid can be very old and more than likely very pure. Any members of the Quartz family,  Amethyst, Citrine, Rose Quartz or Smokey Quartz, can display an...
Elestial Quartz and Loon Animal Totem   ( Apr 29, 2016 )
Your dreams are Spirit’s way of helping you see yourself through your angel eyes.  Loon’s medicine is about increasing your awareness by diving within, accessing other dimensions of your Universal self, other realities, and gleaning the wisdom from events that you wouldn’t otherwise experience in your waking life dream.  Elestial Quartz helps you to connect...
Dioptase Brings Serenity   ( Apr 28, 2016 )
Dioptase has serene, calming energy. This makes it a great stone to hold when you need to destress or want to prepare for meditation....
Dumortierite and Ant Animal Totem   ( Apr 27, 2016 )
Ant is persistent and diligent in his work. He will travel for miles to gather food, and if need be drag it or get help to bring it home. When encounters an obstacle, he will study it, then make a decision to go over it, around it, or take it with him. Patience is a major factor in Ant's life. Dumortierite is excellent for patience, increases self-discipline and enhances your will...
Copal Transmutes Negative Energy   ( Apr 26, 2016 )
A powerful yet gentle energy healer and cleanser, Copal draws out and transmutes negative energy of all kinds on all levels. On a day when you feel down lay take a few minutes to rest while holding a piece of Copal. It may help you to feel better....
Citrine and Canary Animal Totem   ( Apr 25, 2016 )
Canary will help you to recognize your voice. She teaches you creative expressions and the delicate balance necessary in order to bring something new and refreshing into your life.  Citrine is often credited with opening the mind to new ideas, discerning which are most likely to succeed, allowing those to develop, and following through with them to their happy...
Blue Quartz Aids Diplomacy   ( Apr 24, 2016 )
When a situation requires diplomacy Blue Quartz is a helpful stone to have on hand. Its soothing energy instills calm and brings peace into the room....
Blue Calcite and Dolphin Animal Totem   ( Apr 23, 2016 )
Do you ever wonder why you take a deep breath before speaking when you are angry?  It provides you with an emotional release. Suppressing emotions constricts your breathing; deep breathing allows you to experience those emotions and move through them so that you can find joy again.  When Dolphin surfaces after holding his breath, he forcefully expels any remaining air and...
Angelite Enhances Spiritual Communication   ( Apr 22, 2016 )
Angelite energetically heals and clears the Throat, Third-Eye, and Crown Chakra, enhancing spiritual communication. Meditate with Angelite to more easily receive spiritual guidance....
Amber/Copal and Grouse Animal Totem   ( Apr 21, 2016 )
Do you lack of control or discipline? Is there a lack of intent behind the energy you are sending out? These are signals that you have lost connection to the Source. Grouse is asking you to connect with the earth and dance in tune with Mother Nature’s cycles.   Copal/Amber unites the energizing force of the sun with the grounding, transmutive properties of...
Yellow Aventurine Helps You Feel At Ease in Your Own Skin   ( Apr 20, 2016 )
Working with Yellow Aventurine can help you feel at ease in your own skin. Try holding Yellow Aventurine while saying affirmations to bring this reassuring energy into your life....
Yellow Jasper and Ant Animal Totem   ( Apr 18, 2016 )
Ant is reminding you that you are not in this world alone. You are part of a community. Remember when you lift up others you are lifting yourself up too. If the efforts are true, the rewards will follow in a time and manner that is beneficial.  Yellow Jasper promotes organizational abilities, transforms ideas into actions, and imparts determination to see projects through....
Seraphinite Promotes Self-Healing   ( Apr 17, 2016 )
Seraphinite can also be known as Serafina.  It is an excellent stone for spiritual enlightenment and accessing self-healing.  One of the stones for angelic connection, Seraphinite promotes living from the heart and is a gentle cleanser for the Heart Chakra, opening to love. ...
Sapphire and Salmon Animal Totem   ( Apr 16, 2016 )
Salmon shows us wisdom in the value of returning home and swimming upstream through your emotional waters to gain insight, to allow the transformations to take place, to find the meaning and purpose of your life and to accept that when one leg of your journey ends, another will begin.  Sapphire is a stone of wisdom.  Sapphire increases intuition and mental clarity.  A...
Red Jasper Can Bring Insight   ( Apr 15, 2016 )
The grounding energy of Red Jasper can bring a greater understanding of the purpose of events. Meditating with Red Jasper may help you gain insights into why a change is necessary and how to begin moving...
Rainbow Moonstone and Grouse Animal Totem   ( Apr 14, 2016 )
The Grouse’s dance follows a spiral.  The spiral is an ancient symbol of birth and rebirth and is one of the oldest known symbols for personal power.  What are the qualities of movement in your world?  What kind of reaction do you create with the energy you send into the Universe?  Is your movement compatible with your greatest desires?  Rainbow Moonstone...
Phenacite Enhances Intuition   ( Apr 13, 2016 )
Phenacite is a powerful Third Eye activator and Crown Chakra stone, opening the user to visionary intuition and higher awareness. Hold/carry Phenacite when you wish to uncover unused talents that may lead to a new career...
Peridot and Peacock Animal Totem   ( Apr 11, 2016 )
Peacock is a beautiful bird but his call holds a touch of laughter.  He is saying that no one thing, including beauty, should be taken too seriously.  Laughter is the best way to keep you healthy and being healthy is an important part of wholeness.  Wholeness indicates a merging of your many aspects without focusing on what appears to be missing.  Peridot can help...
Morganite Can Ease the Pain of Old Emotional Wounds   ( Apr 10, 2016 )
Morganite's vibration eases the pain of old emotional wounds and traumas and nurtures the emotional body. Hold Morganite when you need to experience a sense of deep peace and joy....
Moss Agate and Rabbit Animal Totem   ( Apr 09, 2016 )
Rabbit is telling you to be willing to feel fear, breathe with it, and allow it run through your body, down to your feet, and into Mother Earth. If you feel paralyzed Rabbit may be telling you to wait until you are in sync with the right cycle of the Universe and before moving on.  Moss Agate gives insight into reasons behind difficult circumstances, encourages trust and hope, and...
Lepidolite Enhances Meditation   ( Apr 08, 2016 )
Lepidolite promotes spiritual transcendence and cosmic awareness. It enhances the course of meditation and prayer, enabling you to connect with spiritual beings more easily....
Lapis and Ostrich Animal Totem   ( Apr 07, 2016 )
Ostrich is showing you that it is time to clean house: your physical dwelling, your emotional baggage, or both.  Hoarding is often a result of an emotional trauma that keeps you stuck in place.  Ostrich can help you sort out what is no longer useful in your life by gaining clarity and facing truths that are right before you. Lapis helps you to confront truth, even when...
Indigo Aura Quartz Aids Communication   ( Apr 06, 2016 )
Indigo Aura Quartz works well with the Throat, Third Eye, and Crown Chakras. It helps you to recognize and communicate any intutive guidance from visions and...
Iolite and Mockingbird Animal Totem   ( Apr 05, 2016 )
Mockingbird is calling on you follow your soul purpose and recognize your innate abilities. He is teaching you to show self confidence, speak your truth, and stand up for what is yours by right.  Iolite helps you to express your true self and free of the expectations of those around...
Green Tourmaline Can Help You Connect with Nature   ( Apr 04, 2016 )
Green Tourmaline's inherent connection with the Earth makes it a great aid for those who enjoy working with various aspects of nature. This quality of Green Tourmaline also makes it possible for one to connect with the nature spirits when meditating with this...
Golden Rutilated Quartz and Kingfisher Animal Totem   ( Apr 03, 2016 )
Kingfisher is asking you to look beyond the surface. Go much deeper into the subconscious mind, connect to past lives, watch carefully what is going on around you, and listen to your dreams and visions.  By doing so you will be able to create forward movement and let go of the past.  Rutilated Quartz breaks down barriers to spiritual progress, helping one to find the root of a...
Fluorite for Gardens   ( Apr 02, 2016 )
Fluorite's translucent appearance brings light wherever it is.To attract butterflies to your garden, place Fluorite throughout, and they will find...
Fuchsite and Gorilla Animal Totem   ( Apr 01, 2016 )
Gorilla understands that in order to lead his troop, he needs to serve the needs of his troop members. His message is that aggression never wins respect, but decency and honesty will. Fuchsite helps you achieve mental/emotional balance and a deepened sense of compassion, enabling you to lead others with honor and dignity....