Meditate. Even if it's for five minutes. There are several free phone apps out there which are wonderful for meditations....even for beginners! For me, daily meditations (I actually try to do both morning and evening) have helped keep me centered and less agitated. I recommend Simple Habit and Insight Timer....which are the two I … Continue reading June 21: Sacred Month of Hestia
Learn a new household craft or skill. Have you always wanted to learn to quilt? Or crochet? Sew? Cross stitch? Embroider? Or knit? Take the opportunity to learn a new skill. There are plenty of websites out there and YouTube is absolutely fabulous for information. Look for local Meet Up groups as well (in my … Continue reading June 20: Sacred Month of Hestia
Create a sacred space that is yours and yours alone -- whether it be outside or in a corner of a room. Create a welcoming space where you can meditate, read, or perform your rituals. I have had both indoor and outdoor sacred spaces. Blessings from the Hearth.
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Once again, I was gifted this beautiful invocation with no author attached. is it yours? It's stunningly beautiful! I call to Hestia, gentle one, heart of the home, honored daughter of mighty Kronos and fair Rhea; as first and last born of those ancient Titans you take of all first and final offerings. Peace-loving goddess, … Continue reading June 18: Sacred Month of Hestia
I’ve been doing a lot of thinking lately. A friend of mine has been going through some rough times this past year and it has plummeted her into such a negative mindset that she just can’t seem to shake it. Regardless of a situation, she always seems to find the most negative boulders amongst the … Continue reading Re-wiring Habits and Thought Processes
Well, since I'm staying in Texas, I might as well get into the Texas spirit, right? Look at me...even making chicken fried steak. As Texans, we (see what I did there? I never EVER thought those words would come out of my mouth) always feel the need to put our own twist on things, and … Continue reading Chicken Fried Sliders
I was gifted this beautiful prayer a few years back. I have no idea where it came from or who crafted it. If it's you...please let me know so I can give appropriate credit. Bright-veiled Hestia, heart of the happy home, goddess who binds together a family, who strengthens a city, the household is your … Continue reading June 17: Sacred Month of Hestia
Complete a ritual blessing and cleansing of your home. If you need inspiration, click here. Bonus points if you create your own personal ritual. Blessings from the Hearth.
Craft Home Blessing Incense.