I’ll Be With You Soon…I’m Snacking with Sir Pentacles.

You know, I just love the Knight of Pentacles. There *he is, sitting on his horse in the sun–calm, cool (or pleasantly warm?) and collected. Getting a lay of the land in a well-tilled field, able to see far ahead into the distance. I picture him feeling very confident, ready for whatever may be coming […]

To the Professor

Maybe it’s the gloomy, rainy weather here in Minneapolis…maybe it’s that I have a quiet morning minute to reflect…but I’m feeling a bit melancholy today, thinking about the death-day anniversary of J.R.R. Tolkien, which was yesterday, September the 2nd. The man who created a mythology that seems more like history, who breathed life into his […]

Let’s Be Magi

So if you get my newsletter (what?? you haven’t signed up for it?? Well, get over here so you can stay up on the latest!) then you saw me fan-girl all over the Magi this week. I want to talk more about those guys. So whether we grew up in the pews of a Christian […]

Making Your Big Magic

Well of course this is a little more difficult in a pandemic, but I think in general we all feel a little closer to ‘magic’ at holiday time. Not the Santa-can-somehow-fit-down-the-chimney-without-burning-his-ass kind of magic, although there is definitely that, but everyday magic that still manages to sprinkle its way into our bah humbug hearts. The […]

I’ve Totally Rolled My Own. Eyes, That Is.

To celebrate the year mark that we purchased the glorious house we now call home, in our most coveted neighborhood we wanted to be in, I thought I’d share the crazy-ass magic that I truly believed helped that dream become a reality. First off, if you read the word ‘manifest’, hear me talk about crystals […]

The Call of the Wild

“If you want to live a life you’ve never lived, you have to do things you’ve never done.” –Jen Sincero Jen Sincero, that Queen of Badass who wrote those fabulous books (nope, not me!) is so spot on with this quote. It’s so true, isn’t it? I think it’s fair to say that most of […]