Planets and Signs

Patchouli ~ Essential Scent of Capricorn

Patchouli, one of my favorite scents, is most often associated with Capricorn. It's rich, earthy, and robust. Its lush, deep aroma always satisfies my senses. Patchouli became the signature scent of hippies a long time ago, so it's frozen in time for many people and has become somewhat passe’, but I never tire of it. Standing the test of time… Continue reading Patchouli ~ Essential Scent of Capricorn

New Year's Resolutions and Goal Setting

Thoughts for the New Year

Each time the New Year rolls around, lots of us start feeling some serious pressure to make a few resolutions. Transiting Saturn can be a great motivator toward figuring out exactly what you "should" be working on. Wherever he is in your chart gives you a major clue about your homework for the year. If you've… Continue reading Thoughts for the New Year

Planets and Signs

2011 in Review ~ Rate Your Planets

We've all had to endure a year of the punk planets in Cardinal signs. I've yet to run into anybody giddy enough to say, Oh, this has been one of my favorite years EVER! I mean, come on, it was pretty tough on everyone. We're all a little cranky. But even though it's been a rough year, we… Continue reading 2011 in Review ~ Rate Your Planets

Capricorn and Saturn, Symbols of the Zodiac

Capricorn Stones for Well-Being

The primary stone of Capricorn is the garnet, so now's the time to pull out your garnet jewelry and put it to good use. Good things to focus on with Capricorn stones are authority, responsibility, and success, and our relationship to those qualities. Authority: the power to determine, adjudicate, or otherwise settle issues or disputes; jurisdiction; the… Continue reading Capricorn Stones for Well-Being

Solstice and Equinox

Celebrating the Miracle of The Light

Scroll down to send an Inner Child e-card for Christmas. Tonight is the first night of Chanukah, marking the beginning of the holiday season celebrating the miracle of The Light. The Solstice arrives on Thursday and Christmas on Sunday. We're all looking for the same thing really ~ Chanukah, Solstice, Christmas ~ a life lived in… Continue reading Celebrating the Miracle of The Light

Capricorn and Saturn, Planets and Signs

Winter Solstice 2011

The first day of Capricorn, December 22nd, marks the Winter Solstice in the Northern Hemisphere. It is the longest night of the year and this year, one of the darkest. This is the dark of the Moon, the days prior to the New Moon of the 24th. Within this darkness, we create a womb for our… Continue reading Winter Solstice 2011