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Lughnasadh - Origins, Festivities and Modern Day ways to Celebrate.

Posted by Sandra Hickey on

The Festival The ancient Celtic festival of Lughnasa or Lughnasadh marks the end of Summer and the coming of the harvest. It is a joyful occasion the pagan Celts celebrated with feasting, fire, dance, song and games. Historically, it was celebrated throughout Ireland, Scotland and the Isle of Man. The festival lasted a month with August 1st falling in the middle, but when the Gregorian system was adopted in Ireland in 1782, 11 days had to be dropped to make the calendar astronomically correct. This led to the festival being celebrated on either the 1st or the 12th of August,...

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Shea Butter For Sun Burn

Posted by Sandra Hickey on

Prevention is always better than cure but If you have accidentally gotten too much Sun or forgotten to re apply the suncream, your skin might be feeling a little tight or slightly scorched right now. The good news is, Shea Butter is your sun burn saviour, read on to find out why. Shea butter's high concentration of fatty acids, antioxidants and mulititude of vitamins will help to soothe the burning sensation The levels of vitamin A and E in shea butter also promote strong antioxidant activity; much like it's natural sun burn soothing cousin Aloe Vera, this stimulates collagen production...

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Mercury Retrograde

Posted by Sandra Hickey on

Mercury is in Retrograde and it's causing havoc! 

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Cleansing & Charging your Crystals

Posted by Sandra Hickey on

If you're reading this it's likely you have at least one crystal, and you want to find out more about cleaning and charging. I'm here to help. Think of your crytals as little filters, they absorb negative energy and transform it into postitive vibes, this means they will need regular cleaning and charging to work properly.    There is no set rule as to how often you should clean and charge, it depends on how much you are using a particular stone or if you feel it's not working as well as it used to. A great time to schedule...

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Smoke Cleansing

Posted by Sandra Hickey on

A  Beginners guide to Smoke Cleansing

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