My Experience Getting An Intuitive Talisman Tattoo

A sudden rush of energy filled the crown of my head. It felt warm, pressure like, but soft at the same time. With sage burning, crystals nearby, and candle flames burning, I was trying hard to stay still and be patient for what was coming, a hand needled tattoo. A month before I was lying […]

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3 Best Things To Do On A Cold Winter Day

This -50 degree polar vortex weather here in Chicago is really no joke. I was outside attempting to take this posts photo and my fingers literally felt like they were going to burn off after having been stuck with about a thousand needles. They were only out of my mitten for about 5 minutes. Now […]

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Guide To Choosing A Hoop Size

When I first discovered the world of hoop dance the first thought that popped into my head was “I NEED a hoop NOW.” So I followed the link in the description bar of the youtube video I was watching and was so mesmerized by the different colored hoops available to purchase. I decided on my […]

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Find Your Flow

It’s the first Sunday of June 2018. June is my favorite month, not just because we are finally starting to have nice warm days here in Chicago, not just because the official first day of summer is in June, but mostly because it is my birthday month. Before you ask, no I am not a […]

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Book Nook: The Alchemist

This is my second time reading The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho. The first was as a high school sophomore in my Survey Lit. class. At the time, all I was worried about were my friends and cross country/track practice. Needless to say, I didn’t really get into this book as much as I should have. “Everything […]

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Why I Prefer Palo Santo Over White Sage

Call me crazy but when white sage is being burned the scent it gives off is reminiscent of my ex-boyrfriends dorm room back in college. Weed. I am so not one to diss the marijuana plant because I do believe it has some powerful benefits though let me be honest and say I really am […]

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Life As A Kitty-Sitter

About a month ago a new fur baby came into my life, thanks to my brother. His name is Snow. I never thought I would be a “cat-person” but oh how wrong I was. We see all these things about how cats are mean but they can also be very cuddly. Yes I sometimes end […]

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Identity + Podcasts I’m Loving

Since the start of my grad school experience, a theme that has constantly come up is that of identity. Not only in the classrooms but also within myself. Three areas of my life that are the most important to me at this moment are my spiritual path, connecting with the parts of me that say […]

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