Readers, please enjoy this guest blog post by Tess Whitehurst, author of a number of books, including Magical Housekeeping, You Are Magical, Unicorn Magic, and the new Self-Love Superpower.
Why is it so hard to love ourselves?
It's not, actually. Loving yourself is easy. It's getting there that can be a bit of a trick.
If we could somehow escape unharmed from advertising, media, critical authority figures, the psychological effects of cliques in grades K-12, and the natural human tendency to feel like the odd person out, moving from self-harshness to self-kindness to self-love might not be such of a slog. I'm pretty sure no one does this. Still, that doesn't mean cultivating a deep
An ENORMOUS thank you to our LlewellynCon presenters today: Tess Whitehurst, Shai Tubali, Laura Tempest Zakroff, and Danae Moon Thorp!
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Watch Tess Whitehurst: Magical Strategies for Self-Love
Watch Shai Tubali: The 7 Chakra Personality Types and Self-Acceptance
Watch Laura Tempest Zakroff: Exploring the Anatomy of the Witch
Watch Danae Moon Thorp: The Beauty of the Underworld and the Witch
Thank you again to all who presented and attended!! We'll see
Readers, please enjoy this guest blog post by Tess Whitehurst, author of a number of books, including Magical Housekeeping, You Are Magical, and the new Unicorn Magic.
Both crystals and unicorns are of the earth, and both also transcend the earthly plane to align us with the Otherworld, the realm of Faerie, and the eternal consciousness of Spirit. But some crystals are particularly aligned with unicorn energy, making them uniquely relevant to those of us drawn to the magic and wonder of the unicorn realm.
Here are 7 gemstones that will help you attune to the purifying, healing, and courage-inspiring realm of the unicorns.
Amethyst is a purple-colored quartz with a soothing
Magic of Flowers Oracle
By Tess Whitehurst with are by Anne Wetheim
This oracle deck was inspired by Tess’s book The Magic of Flowers: A Guide to Their Metaphysical Uses & Properties.
When we were working with Tess on the concept, we tried to think about what would make a useful oracle deck. We knew that the meanings and remedies associated with the flowers where ideal for divination. But the card images had to be special. We didn’t want simply a picture of a flower. We wanted something in the image to convey the message in a more evocative way. Not everyone who sees a picture of a carnation would immediately think “rebirth,” which is the meaning of the