Since ancient times, cultures all over the world have believed each of us is accompanied by spirit animals, who guide us through our human experience. These special celestial helpers phase in and out of our lives based on our needs; loyally walking, swimming and flying beside us, lending us their skills and unique energy. Our connection … Read more What’s Your Spirit Animal?
Small but mighty, our moon is an energetic powerhouse, conducting the rise and fall of the ocean tides here on Earth. Since ancient times, the moon has represented the Divine Feminine, or goddess counterpart to the male/god energy of the sun. Becoming aware of how her phases affect our emotions, creative inspiration, and even physical … Read more Moon Phase Meanings
If you’re reading this article, you have natural intuitive abilities. How do I know this? I used my ninja-like extrasensory perception to peer into the future and saw you coming. No, just kidding. The fact is, if you’re reading this article, it means you’re a living human, which means you scored intuitive abilities as part … Read more 10 Ways to Develop Your Intuition
“So, what is reiki, anyway? “ That’s a question I hear all the time from people curious to learn more about reiki. The canned response I give is, “it’s an energy healing technique that reduces stress”. This is a deliberately vague response that doesn’t do much to explain what people experience when they’re on my … Read more Reiki Benefits and How Reiki Works
When I decided it was time to create a logo for The Haven Shoppe, I wanted to capture the sense of freedom and deep peace that becomes a woman when she embraces her true nature. The colors would be very important, and I was hit with a palette right away. Brown, to symbolize a deeply rooted … Read more Introducing…The Haven Shoppe Poster Goddess!
Since so many of you are working on your intuitive connection, I thought it would be fun to write a little “how-to” piece on connecting to the other side. In addition to crossed-over loved ones (including the 4 legged variety) who watch over us from Heaven, each of us also has a team of helpers, … Read more 4 Steps to Connecting with Your Spirit Team
It is said that before we are born, our higher selves, or souls, plot a course for our time here on Earth. We choose a life purpose, which may be anything from healer, to protector, or teacher. We make contractual agreements with every other soul we’ll encounter during our lifetime, with whom we’ll share insights … Read more Slay Your Inner Dragon
My family recently suffered a great loss. My husband’s grandmother, Grandma Theresa, was the center of the Scalisi family. She was the anchor that kept all the generations of family scattered across the country, so closely linked. Every Sunday for decades, Grandma Theresa held an open invitation for a traditional Italian dinner to all members … Read more Rewriting the Obits