Mind/Body/Spirit

Here’s Why You Don’t Believe In Yourself And How To Change It

"Some people say that I have an attitude - maybe I do. But I think that you have to. You have to believe in yourself when no one else does. That makes you a winner right there" - Venus Williams It takes time to put in the effort and follow through with your own beliefs.… Continue reading Here’s Why You Don’t Believe In Yourself And How To Change It

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How To Do A Full Moon Ritual

In modern culture, we tend to focus on material productivity and ignore that we are fundamentally cyclic creatures. We have it in our heads that following and being aware of the cycles is "evil" and "unproductive". In all transparency, I too used to think this way. The moon has cycles...or phases. Our bodies are amazing… Continue reading How To Do A Full Moon Ritual

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#SpotlightSaturdays: Hoodoo Hippy

Sha'Mira, owner of Hoodoo Hippy, originally hails from Atlantic City, New Jersey, but currently calls Dallas, GA her home. I was first introduced to Sha'Mira's work after taking a gander at her website and instantly identified with her personal story about her grandmother. Hoodoo Hippy is a website that is a shot with no chaser;… Continue reading #SpotlightSaturdays: Hoodoo Hippy

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How To Do A New Moon Ritual

When I first began my spiritual journey, I always focused on the full moon. Never giving time and attention to the new moon through a ritual. In all honesty, the full moon is talked about more often than the new moon, so I wasn't aware that I was neglecting a piece of myself. The moon… Continue reading How To Do A New Moon Ritual

Mind/Body/Spirit

Simple Altar Set Up for Beginners

When you have no idea where to start, setting up your altar can be intimidating at first. However, setting up a simple altar is not an elaborate or expensive task. All you need is to know what you want to do and the result that you want to get out if it. Altars are used… Continue reading Simple Altar Set Up for Beginners

Mind/Body/Spirit

Spiritual Hygeine 101: 5 Ways To Cleanse Yourself

As I mentioned in my Dating & Relationships 101: Situationships blog post, we place a lot of focus on academics, acceptance and appearance. When the word "hygeine" is said, you automatically think of the physical. Since we are conditioned to focus on the Triple A, we address hygeine through bathing, teeth brushing an etc. What… Continue reading Spiritual Hygeine 101: 5 Ways To Cleanse Yourself

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#SpotlightSaturdays: Black Owned Spiritual/Magick Shops

Even if you are a novice or an expert, it is imperative that you support black businesses. Let's be clear, there have been times when I have needed a candle and certain salts quickly and could not wait for them to come in the mail, so I went to a local shop here in Nashville.… Continue reading #SpotlightSaturdays: Black Owned Spiritual/Magick Shops

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3 Tips for Spiritual Grounding and Why It Is Important

We live very fast paced lives with little to no time etched for spiritual tuning. We make time for fitness, food, family, entertainment and etc. However, more often than not, we forgo the importance of spiritual tuning free from a religious construct. When you are grounded, it means that you are present in your physical… Continue reading 3 Tips for Spiritual Grounding and Why It Is Important