Who Nurtures You?

“Who nurtures you?” is a question I ask clients regularly.  And it is the question I pose to you now.  Really.  Who nurtures you?  Does your answer sound something like, “I do.  I buy organic, eat healthy food, avoid overly processed junk food, exercise, and ask my body what it wants.”  Yep, you, my clients and I all have a similar answer to that question. I bet you try to do all that self nurturing while you are busy making a difference to … [Read more...]

Harvest Moon Gifts

Can you here the refrain from Neil Young’s “Harvest Moon” playing in your head? The opening verse holds some of the energy of this Pisces Harvest Moon on Thursday, September 19. “Come a little bit closerHear what I have to sayJust like children sleepin’We could dream this night away.”  Dream or Illusion? Pisces energy can feel a little dreamy or sleepy and draw us into the deep slumber of illusion.  The catch?  Neptune is retrograde right now … [Read more...]

Blue Moon Guide

Tuesday, August 20 heralds a Blue Moon!  Confusion abounds when it comes to the term “Blue Moon” because along the way, the definition was misunderstood and re-printed in an Almanac.  For a full read on it, check out this brainy explanation.   Here’s my quick and skinny synopsis for the busy modern goddess!  The older meaning of Blue Moon is what we are experiencing this week – four full moons in one season.  Hold on, it gets better.  Last … [Read more...]

Full Moon And Change In The Air

If you are wondering, “What in the you-know-what is going on?” you’re not alone!   Below, I share the Modern Goddess take on the Astrology of it all, along with a few self-coaching tips.  Right now, I invite you to register for the Full Moon Ceremony by phone next Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. pacific.  (The call is recorded so you can listen to it later if you can’t join in live.  Thank you to all my East Coast and European … [Read more...]

Spring Equinox – Balance in Motion!

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 is the Spring Equinox - a day to celebrate balance, equality and symmetry.  We take note that there are equal parts day and night.  We celebrate a balance of feminine and masculine energies within us, inviting wholeness in balance.    This year’s theme:  the balance, equality and symmetry of loving yourself in equality to the love you bestow on others.  I invite you to ponder what it is to balance your inner scale of … [Read more...]

12/21/2012 Winter Solstice

This post is … long!  I weave in the numerology and astrology of 12/21/2012, and then offer a Winter Solstice Completion Ceremony outline.  Please grab a cup of something warm to sip, put your feet up and settle in for the read with your heart wide open.  It’s Just Math There is an important number derived from all those one’s and two’s and it is eleven.  12/21/2012 = 11 in Numerology.  The 11’s energy opens doorways to enlightenment and higher … [Read more...]

Full Moon Partial Eclipse

The partial eclipse takes place between 4:14 – 8:51 a.m. pacific time with the best chance to notice something around 6:00 a.m. or moonset on Wednesday morning, November 28.  Though I’m a notorious night owl, my alarm is set!  The folks on the east coast of the US and those in Eastern Europe will miss seeing the show.  However, we will all feel the impact of the eclipse. I just got in from an after dinner walk and a lovely chat with Grandmother … [Read more...]

Get Your Balance On!

Despite summer’s last gasp of soaring temperatures, the Fall Equinox is this week: Saturday, September 22, 2012.  We enter the sun sign of Libra, which is all about restoring balance, harmony and fairness.  The trick?  To give those things to ourselves as much as we offer them to others. Then & Now As a kid I thought the transition from summer to fall was about moving from playtime to study-time (and that I could officially start making my … [Read more...]

Perfectionistas & Other Nightmares

Years ago I read that the Dali Lama told Oprah there is no such thing as “perfect” when she asked him what his perfect day looked like.  She and her audience gasped then laughed at themselves. I’m trying to remember to laugh at myself often these days as I implement some new healthy habits.  I want to do it “right” and be “perfect” in my new habits.  Can you relate?  If so, keep reading.  If you are the Dali Lama, well, I hope you look good in … [Read more...]

Your Abundance and the Fall Equinox

Friday, September 23 is the Fall Equinox, the official ending of summer and beginning of autumn.  There are equal parts day and night, and the Sun enters Libra, the Astrological sign depicted with the scales of balance.  I love to push the “pause” button to reflect on this turning of the seasons because of all it represents: Equality of Sun & Moon, Gratitude for the Harvest, Balance of Feminine & Masculine Energies, Equal Partnerships, … [Read more...]