Stone of the Week: Chrysocolla

Transitioning to solitary life has been a theme for those around me lately.  Chrysocolla is said to help make this change less frightening by helping us to enjoy our own company more and worry less about what we can handle on our own.  Even if we’re not starting over on our own, it’s a great…

Stone of the Week: Moss Agate

I seem to be a week late on this one.  Normally, we have 100+ degree weather this time of year, but it’s been rainy here for the past week, feeling like an early autumn.  I love it!  Also late, because my friend just had her baby earlier in the week.  Well, let’s see what we…

Stone of the Week: Rhodochrosite

We move out of Leo next week, but before we make that transition, let’s take another look at that big lion heart.  Rhodochrosite is such a positive stone.  It lifts the spirits and curbs intensity.  If you’re feeling a little doubtful, this is a great gem to remind you that you’re worthy of love and…

Stone of the Week: Peridot

I can’t believe August is here already!  August is my birth month, so that means Peridot is my personal birthstone.  I don’t have much in the way of jewelry, but I love the color.  It’s a happy stone with lots of great qualities.

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Stone of the Week: Black Onyx

August 1st honors Lugh, so the Stone of Self-Mastery seemed apropos.  Onyx is especially interesting to me, as a stone connected to Leo that isn’t sunny or fiery.  It’s still very bold and empowering.