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
Hestia's Servant has reached 200 subscribers today! Never could I have imagined my little niche blog would be so popular. I am so blessed. Thank you!
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
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.
Plant an herb garden showcasing Hestia's sacred herbs -- even if it's in pots! Basil, Bay, Oregano, Marjoram, Mint, Sage, Spearmint, Rosemary, Thyme, Savory, Fennel, Coriander, Parsley, Dill, and Anise are all herbs held as sacred by Hestia. Blessings from the Hearth.
Deep clean your kitchen and dining area. Don't forget the citrus peels on the window sills and casings! Add a small bouquet of fresh flowers to your dining table! Blessings from the Hearth.
Brighten a stranger's day. Perform a random act of kindness. Actually....you should perform a random act of kindness every day. You never know if you will be the person who holds the key to making the world a better place. Blessings from the Hearth.