The Cathars: Christians who believe in Reincarnation, Dualism, and Ascetic Salvation

The Cathars: Christians who believe in Reincarnation, Dualism, and Ascetic Salvation

The Cathars were Christians who broke away from the Catholic church during medieval times. They did not label themselves as "Cathars" -- rather, "good men" or "good women" or "good Christians." The religion was a dualistic and Gnostic movement. Unfortunately, the Catholic church eventually struck back and they died out by the 1200s -- while [...]

A small change

Hi everyone, hope you are all doing okay! To be honest, I've been feeling a little frustrated lately with blogging. I've been wanting to see more growth and at a faster speed. I hope I can say that without sounding ungrateful for all the growth I've made so far. And maybe my expectations are set [...]

Full moon in Leo

Full moon in Leo

Tomorrow is a full moon! It's the first full moon of the year! So look to the sky tonight, tomorrow morning, and tomorrow night. You don't want to miss it. The full moon makes us more social, extroverted, and expressive. It also tends to make us more "loony," hence the name "lunar." As the moon [...]

Simple Vegetarian Pasta Dinner

Simple Vegetarian Pasta Dinner

This is a very simple pasta-based meal that is super easy to make! Ingredients: 1 heaping cup dried pastaPreferred cheese sauce (I used Newman's Alfredo -- 1/4 cup)2 scrambled eggsSeasonings/herbs Scramble 2 eggs in the fryer while you boil your pasta. Mix in cheese sauce. Add favorite herbs and spices -- I used garlic, salt, [...]

12 Mind-Expanding Blog Sites that first inspired me to create my own

12 Mind-Expanding Blog Sites that first inspired me to create my own

Before I created this blog site, I was inspired by a handful of popular websites that first gave me the inspiration. I found many of these through friends and through Facebook (which I no longer use), before I knew anything about WordPress blogs. I loved the mind-expanding content these sites provided, as opposed to your [...]

Caturday ~ Venus & Luna pics

Caturday ~ Venus & Luna pics

Christmas kitty Fireside Sleep buddies Model This chair is for the cat, not the humans. She sees her reflection! Pooped! Can't get enough fireside Warm and cozy Pretty girl They get along, sometimes... Cutie Heights! Venus stirring things up, Luna just trying to chill. A great sleep. Her favorite book.