Album Review: “Halcyon Days” by Ellie Goulding

“Halcyon Days” is Ellie Goulding’s second album that was released in August of 2013. Several years later, this record still stands out, and is sure to be impactful throughout time, for those who are familiar with her work. For me, it will always hold a special place in my heart. The genre is most closelyContinue reading “Album Review: “Halcyon Days” by Ellie Goulding”

Praying for patience

I vividly recall being fourteen-years old, and having this mental image of a clock on my back. I could hear it ticking loudly, a constant alarm in my head that time was running out, that I was always “on the clock.” Sometimes I would picture myself in a room full of clocks, the old-fashioned circularContinue reading “Praying for patience”

Crystal Aura Update

Hi everyone! My astrology/tarot blog (Crystal Aura) has some exciting new updates! I am going to be publishing personalized monthly horoscopes now! These are twelve different forecasts intended for your own specific zodiac sign! Along with this, I will continue posting generalized weekly horoscopes. Plus, I am also going to be publishing mini personalized monthlyContinue reading “Crystal Aura Update”

Talk to your kids about television & movies

Synopsis: TV and movies are great. But they can also send negative messages, especially to the impressionable minds of children. That’s why it’s important you should be aware of how TV can make you feel bad, and discuss this with your kids, so they can consciously consume media in a safe and healthy way. TVContinue reading “Talk to your kids about television & movies”

Spirit animal: Spider

Spirit animals serve as spiritual guides, here to assist you, teach you lessons, and lead you towards your highest calling. We all have multiple spirit animals that stick with us for life, resembling ingrained personality traits and sometimes also physical appearance. Alongside, other spirit animals will come to you in certain phases of your life,Continue reading “Spirit animal: Spider”

A photoshoot of self-love

Many people enter relationships trying to escape themselves. The ironic part is that relationships teach you about a part of yourself you never knew. And if you can’t love yourself, you’ll never love someone else. Beauty for me, personally, is everything that goes against what we are taught to see beauty as. You see everyoneContinue reading “A photoshoot of self-love”

I consulted multiple psychics about my future — “When will I have children?”

Lately I am thinking a lot about my future and the next stage of my life. Specifically, I’m wondering about pregnancy and children. I decided I would reach out to multiple psychics to see what insight I could get. Background Prior experience with psychics: I have always been one to check free readings online orContinue reading “I consulted multiple psychics about my future — “When will I have children?””

Ladies, love your round and curvy belly

Ladies, in case no one ever told you, your belly is supposed to be round and curvy, and it is perfect that way. Girls grow up believing that their stomach is supposed to be as flat as a surfboard, and many never grew out of this belief. Many women don’t realize that even the skinniestContinue reading “Ladies, love your round and curvy belly”

THRIVE MARKET HAUL

I recently signed up for Thrive Market, which I have been debating joining for a while now. The site offers an extensive amount of healthy foods — organic, non-GMO, dairy-alternatives, keto, paleo, vegan, gluten-free, and other special diets. Their foods (and products) are ethically and sustainably sourced, their packaging is recyclable, and their warehouse isContinue reading “THRIVE MARKET HAUL”

Benefits of growing up with “older” parents

The idea of having children while you’re very young is romanticized. They say you have more energy and all these other great things. But there seems to be plenty of benefits to having “older” parents. **This is not meant to offend anyone, I believe there is no ‘perfect’ age to raise children. But speaking fromContinue reading “Benefits of growing up with “older” parents”