Blue Moons & Self Love

Friday, August 31, 2012 is the full moon and a “Blue Moon” at that. There are two definitions floating around about the term Blue Moon.  The older of the two definitions refers to the third of four full moons in one season (there are typically three moon cycles per season).  The “newer” and some would say accidental definition refers to the second full moon in one month.  Either way – Blue Moons don’t happen regularly.  In fact, the next one … [Read more...]

Full Moon Breakthrough!

The full moon of July is called the Buck Moon.  Why?  Bucks get their new velvety antlers in July!  It’s a rite of passage moon, really - things bursting forth and taking new shape.  This particular full moon in Capricorn on July 3 is demanding us to “grow and transform already” due to Pluto squaring and sparring with Uranus.  So don’t be surprised if you find yourself a wee bit impatient and irritable when it feels like you are circling around … [Read more...]

Trick or Treat!

I loved everything about Halloween as a kid – from picking out costumes and candy to the decorations my mom put up.  At four, I already knew animal print was fashionable, evidenced by this photo!  (My brother looks like he is anything but pleased to be taking this picture with his kid sister, though my mother swears he was just trying to look like a “tough pirate”!) I didn’t know then that Halloween borrows from ancient holidays like Celtic … [Read more...]

Want What You Want RIGHT NOW? Yes, the Full Moon is in Aries!

Feeling impatient?  A little testy?  Me, too!  This week, don’t make yourself wrong for that tug of energy compelling you to do...something!  The trick with this month’s Full Moon in Aries (Tuesday, October 12) is to make sure you move in desired, consciously chosen directions rather than in an “up yours!” reactive one! Damn The Torpedoes, Full Speed Ahead! Full Moon in Aries awakens us from apathy, boredom and fear of moving forward.  What … [Read more...]