Album Review: “Halcyon Days” by Ellie Goulding

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 closely [...]

Praying for patience

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 circular [...]

Crystal Aura Update

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 monthly [...]

Spirit animal: Spider

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, [...]

A photoshoot of self-love

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 everyone [...]

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

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 or [...]

THRIVE MARKET HAUL

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 is [...]