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Date: 2016-10-17 By: Ken Gerhard
While most people are probably familiar with legendary creatures such as Bigfoot, the Loch Ness Monster, the Chupacabra, and Jersey Devil, there is a myriad of weird beasts that are less known, but equally as elusive. What is surprising is that there are accounts of modern encounters with these enigmatic monsters on record, indicating that there may be a shred of truth behind the myths of these. Ken Gerhard, author of the new Menagerie of Mysterious Beasts, presents four mysterious monsters of which you've probably never heard.
Date: 2016-10-03 By: Amy Leigh Mercree
Happiness doesn't need to be bought, and we can't rely on others to make us happy; doing so will just lead to disappointment. Your route to joy and happiness lies within your own mind and own surroundings. No matter where you are in life, you can achieve joy and happiness. Amy Leigh Mercree, author of the new Joyful Living, provides four ways we can live a joyful life today.
Date: 2016-09-26 By: Melanie Marquis
Versatile, convenient, and widely available and affordable, the tarot is an excellent tool for many types of magick. While some magickal workings call for an extensive list of herbs, candles, oils, stones, and other ingredients, there are countless spells and charms that can be cast with nothing more than a single deck of tarot cards. Melanie Marquis, creator of the new Modern Spellcaster's Tarot, discusses the deck and its power for divination and magic.
Date: 2016-09-22 By: Amy Leigh Mercree
To feel good, you have to jump into a vibration of the positive. You have to choose to be abundant in joy. You have to focus on your true reality of dazzling freedom. You have to make a choice to sparkle and let go of your fears. The only things that stop you from feeling amazing one hundred percent of the time are fear and lack. These are part
Date: 2016-09-19 By: Rich Newman
Exterior locations such as bridges present unique challenges for paranormal investigations, and it's always better to be prepared. Rich Newman, author of the new Haunted Bridges, provides some tips and tricks to make the most out of your investigation.
Date: 2016-09-12 By: Brandy Williams
Pagan religion is visual. We don't just hear our gods, we see them! The practice of theurgy teaches us how to see the gods in three forms: their representation in art, in the faces of other people, and in the temple of our own bodies. Brandy Williams, author of the new For the Love of the Gods, explains each of these practices and how they all are flourishing today.
Date: 2016-09-05 By: Shakta Khalsa
As any parent or teacher will tell you, nurturing children in a mindful way and giving them the structure they need to thrive is a big job. When it comes to children on the autism spectrum, the scope and intensity of caregiving doubles or triples since these children often require more from their parents and caregivers than most children do. Shakta Khalsa, author of the new Yoga Way to Radiance, presents ways that yoga can help the parents and caregivers of all children, but especially those on the autism spectrum.
Date: 2016-09-01 By: Barbara Moore
At the Minnesota State Fair, there are many, many different categories for entering your best efforts in the arts, baking, knitting, crop art, and more. In each category, there a many different lots, or subcategories, you can enter. In the baking category, there is one that I always find interesting. Each year, they pick a different
Date: 2016-08-29 By: Paulette Kouffman Sherman
A bath is more than a physical cleansing; it's your emotional and spiritual purification. You can make your bathtub the altar in the temple of your bathroom. Think of it as your path to transformation. It is a sacred oasis, a time to connect to your Spirt, a playtime, a dreamtime. Dr. Paulette Kouffman Sherman, author of the new Book of Sacred Baths, presents twelve ways to make your bath more magical and powerful.
Date: 2016-08-22 By: Sandra Kynes
Because birds seem so common and exist everywhere, we often take them for granted and even consider them part of the landscape. However, these wonderful creatures can provide us with a simple yet powerful way to stay in tune with the natural world and its seasonal markers. In addition to maintaining this connection, birds can help us access different levels of energy and awareness no matter where we are, even in the concrete canyons of Manhattan. Here, Bird Magic author Sandra Kynes explains why birds are such powerful magical allies.