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Leo Season + Aquarius Full Moon Mantras

Leo Season + Aquarius Full Moon Mantras

When the Sun returns back to its rightful place in the sky, it indicates a time to embody the sunshine and create something new! We welcome Leo Season this week, and with it, the first of two beautiful Full Moons in Aquarius.  Leo Season: July 23rd - August 22nd Every zodiac sign is ruled by a specific planet, with a few signs sharing the same. Both Gemini and Virgo, for example, are ruled by Mercury. But the summer season is something all its own. The luminaries rule these days, with the Moon residing exclusively over the astrological sign of Cancer,...

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Everything You Need To Know About Carnelian

Everything You Need To Know About Carnelian

Did you know? Carnelian apparently went viral on TikTok recently! And while we definitely don’t understand the majority of what “Gen X” is up to...we can wholeheartedly support a crystal trend.  We love Carnelian and find it pretty fitting for TikTok, actually, because it’s so ACTIVE. It’s a stone that shows up loud and proud, and in the heat of summer, it’s arrived in the spotlight right on time. Here’s everything you need to know about Carnelian! PROPERTIES The appearance of Carnelian alone is enough to give us some clues about its healing properties. Some of them are unapologetically violent...

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Community Spotlight: Erica Valera

Community Spotlight: Erica Valera

Tell us about who you are and your body of work... I’m Erica Valera, evidentiary medium, witchy intuitive mentor, mother, artist, and bruja. In typical Gemini fashion, I wear many hats so it’s hard to pin myself to one thing. I’m constantly learning new healing & divination modalities and ways to express myself.    What is your origin story? Tell us where and how you grew up. Are there details from your culture and upbringing that influence your work today?  I grew up in a small town in Massachusetts that’s working class and lower income. I’m first generation, both of...

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3 Ways To Wear Pearl Jewelry

3 Ways To Wear Pearl Jewelry

Yes, pearls are June’s birthstone and yes, June is now over, BUT our love affair will continue with this stone all. summer. long. Pearls embody all that we love about this season. They have a purity and innocence to them; a dreamy essence full of nostalgia. Pearls and puka shells paired with tankinis and Old Navy flip flops amiright?    While our pearl looks have elevated since then, we still love that these styles have a touch of youthfulness to them, keeping us young at heart in a contemporary way.   Here’s a round-up of some of our favorite pearl...

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Community Spotlight: Jewellee Williams

Community Spotlight: Jewellee Williams

This week we caught up with Jewellee Williams, the esthetician & business owner of our favorite Rittenhouse spa, Crown Jewel Esthetics. Scroll on to read our interview with her!   Who are you? Feel free to lay it all out here. I always find the question "who am I" hard to answer, especially as of late. My name is Jewellee, that never changes, but who I am seems to evolve on a daily bases. I use the term evolve versus change because at my core I am still the same person but what seems to differ is my outlook on the world and...

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Capricorn Full Moon Mantras

Capricorn Full Moon Mantras

We welcome a Full Moon in Capricorn today, Thursday, June 24th, and it’s one worth celebrating! The energetics of June have been nothing short of chaotic with chatty Gemini Season combining with powerful eclipses AND a retrograde Mercury. But, as ever with astrology (and life in general) this was merely a cycle...and a necessary one at that! Things were unearthed over the past month that needed a second look. You likely revisited, reworked, and reconsidered old wounds (and maybe even a few new ones) all with the ultimate purpose of careening you towards your greatest potential. This Full Moon in...

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