Astrology

Full Moon in Virgo ~ February 19 ~ THEME: Unconditional Love

Photo by @amongtheruins The Full Moon in Virgo on February 19, 2019 (7:53amPDT) is the brightest Moon of the year. Look up. You will see her burgeoning shape on the horizon. Glowing. Filling out. Her shape widest at rise. This Super Snow Moon is at perigee, as close as she gets, to the Earth. Read […]

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Conscious Relationship

Learning to Self-Soothe an Abandonment Wound with Anxious Attachment Style

photo credit: @chelsey_sinclair Everything feels more intense with an abandonment wound. We might find ourselves being “the anxious one” in the relationship, or attracting partners who are avoidant (or they might seem avoidant to us because any space they take during conflict or otherwise feels like abandonment.) Learning to self-soothe when we’re triggered can help […]

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Astrology

New Moon in Aquarius ~ February 4, 2019 ~ THEME: Lunar Imbolc, The Halfway Point

The New Moon in Aquarius on February 4, 2019 (1:03pmPDT) is Lunar Imbolc in the Northern Hemisphere; the halfway point between winter and spring. The word ‘imbolc’ means ‘in the belly,’ referring to the gestation of lambs and the coming time of fertile birth. Aquarius is a deep freeze. There is otherworldly magic in frost’s […]

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Astrology

FULL MOON in Leo ~ January 20, 2019 ~ Theme: Radical Self Acceptance

Photo by @ivan.starcevic96

Photo by @ivan.starcevic96 The Full Moon in Leo January 20, 2019 (9:17pmPDT) is a Total Lunar Eclipse. It is also a Super Moon, meaning that the moon is brilliantly-big alongside us in its closest proximity to Earth. Wolf Moon. Old Moon. Super Blood Moon. Man in the Moon? Tonight, our tide-keeper will flush with Blood. […]

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Astrology

NEW MOON in Capricorn ~ January 5th ~ THEME: Define Your Calling

The New Moon in Capricorn January 5, 2019 (5:28pmPDT) is also a partial Solar Eclipse. “2018 brought the necessity of change.” – Autumn Brown   2019 begins on a serious note. If there ever was a year to set intentions, this is it. This Moon is a defining moment. It asks us to clarify our […]

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Astrology

FULL MOON in Cancer ~ December 22, 2018 ~ THEME: Solstice Illumination

The Full Moon in Cancer on December 22, 2018 (9:48 am PDT) illuminates Solstice time. What makes a winter? The turning of the Earth away from the warmth of our Sun. This turning time produces the shortest day and longest night as the Sun hovers lowest in the sky. In the Northern Hemisphere, the December […]

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Astrology

NEW MOON in Sagittarius ~ December 6, 2018 ~ THEME: Choosing Your Destiny

The New Moon in Sagittarius on December 6th, 2018 (11:20pmPST) is a dancing, ineffable tide. Dive in. The Sun and Moon are right in the middle of the sign of Sagittarius. Ellias Lonsdale calls this degree of the sky “a tidal wave approaching. The momentum of collective events runs toward floodtide when there is a […]

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Astrology

FULL MOON in Gemini ~ November 22 ~ Theme: THE QUEST

The Full Moon in Gemini on November 22, 2018 is a dawning. It is natural law that darkness gives birth to light, and light spills over the horizon. Astrologically speaking, November has been a pivotal month of change. Many planets and the lunar nodes of fate changed signs or shifted direction. During the last New […]

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Astrology

New Moon in Scorpio ~ November 7, 2018 ~ THEME: Birthing Light

The New Moon in Scorpio on November 7, 2018 (8:02amPDT) is also Lunar Samhain – in the Northern Hemisphere, the halfway point between Autumn Equinox and Winter Solstice. As the Earth turns away from the Sun, we in the Northern Hemisphere are held in suspended outbreath, deep in the season of the Earth’s exhale. Ghosts […]

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Astrology Astrology Archive

Full Moon in Taurus ~ October 24th, 2018 ~ THEME: Transformation

The Full Moon in Taurus on October 24, 2018 (9:45amPDT) is an oddity. Like an electrical storm, it brings disruption and shocking or unexpected shift. Patterns that have felt most embedded, stuck, and stagnant have the long-awaited and sudden opportunity to undergo major significant change. Money and relationships can’t help but be adapted. Appearances are […]

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Astrology

Venus Goes Retrograde ~ Oct 5 – Nov 16, 2018 ~ THEME: Relationship Recall

This Venus Retrograde lasts from October 5th-November 16th, 2018. Its effects will extend for 19 months beyond its inception point. The Goddess is near. Venus, the planetary Goddess, is beginning her descent towards a monumental and imminent journey. She is the archetypal Feminine. As with all of the planets and heavenly bodies, she animates our lives […]

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Astrology

New Moon in Libra ~ October 8, 2018 – THEME: Justice

The New Moon in Libra on October 8, 2018 (8:47pmPDT) raises themes of Justice. This Moon indicates that we must bring things into balance. Often the first step in creating balance is becoming aware of what is out of balance. What is justice? Some would say it is fairness. Reaching equilibrium. The righting of wrongs. […]

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Astrology

Full Harvest Moon in Aries ~ September 24, 2018 ~ THEME: Light & Dark

The Full Moon in Aries on September 24, 2018 (7:52pmPST) is our Harvest Moon here in the Northern Hemisphere. It falls within Mabon, the Feast of the Ingathering. This Harvest Moon this year comes just 2 days after the Equinox, a word that means “equal night.” As the Sun enters Libra now, its great generous […]

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Astrology

New Moon in Virgo ~ September 9, 2018 ~ THEME: Find Rhythm

The New Moon in Virgo on September 9, 2018 (11:01amPST) is a drumbeat. A ticking of the clock. An invitation to order. After an effulgent summer in the Northern Hemisphere, we shift gears to come back to “reality.” There is work to be done, there are preparations to be made, and things to manifest. Find […]

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Women's Health

My Personal Journey with Birth Control & Review of The Natural Cycles App

Before I begin, I want to say that choosing a birth control method is a very intimate decision. We should all make our own decision based on our own personal needs and constitution. While my story is similar to countless other women who had a negative experience with the pill, I also acknowledge there’s a […]

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