Practical Magic with Crystals

Practical Magic with Crystals

We’ve all seen people talk about the metaphysical and healing properties of crystals – but is it real?  Here are 5 ways you can use crystals in yo...

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Crystal Skulls

Crystal Skulls

Crystal skulls may look creepy or macabre - but they actually symbolize much more. In this post, we'll explore some of the mystery and lore of cr...

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Digging for Arizona Selenite

Digging for Arizona Selenite

Recently, my boyfriend and I drove South and East from Tucson to some low hills in the high desert (elevation approximately 3,700') to dig for sele...

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New Year, (Even) Better You

New Year, (Even) Better You

It's a new year: what does that mean to you? Do you set resolutions? Do you dream about what the year could hold? Do you celebrate? How are you g...

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Self-Care with Crystals

Self-Care with Crystals

Crystals can be a great addition to - or starting point for - self-care! There are a number of ways that you can incorporate the beauty, functio...

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Crystal Basics: Quartz

Crystal Basics: Quartz

Quartz is easily recognizable as a white (opaque) or clear (translucent) crystal that is often found in clusters of points, tumbled or raw chunks...

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In Search of the Queen

In Search of the Queen

Last night, I made my second annual visit to see the Queen of the Night - the night-blooming cereus, whose flowers blossom en masse on one night ea...

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