Posts in category New Age

The Easiest Way to Access Your Intuition

There’s a pretty big misconception fluttering around about intuition: this idea that intuition equals mind-reading or being able to predict the future… or preferably┬áboth. Like many (if not most) people, I was not immune to believing this lie. I totally believed that intuition meant being able to tell people what they were thinking with perfect […]

On Trust: Learning to Roll with Divine Timing

As many of you know, I like to set a theme word each year– an overarching essence or frequency that I can tune into. I find it extremely helpful to reach for this mantra or touchstone whenever I need guidance moving forward or if I’m feeling lost or confused. My theme word for the year […]

Are You Willing to be Surprised?

We are taught from a young age to predict, control, plan, strategize, manage, and mitigate. We learn to think things through, figure things out, and make things work. We are rewarded for studying hard, getting it right, and acing the test. In this sort of context, though, it is difficult– if not impossible– to embrace […]

What’s Blocking You From Your Intuition?

What prevents us from being intuitive? I have been doing a lot of thinking lately, but when I say ‘thinking’, I really mean it in both the intellectual/active way as well as the intuitive/receptive way. (God knows I spent forever and a day thinking exclusively in my brain. I’m grateful now to embody a more […]

Creating a “Year Ahead” Tarot Spread (and Other Ways to Say Hello to 2016)

I used to set New Year’s Resolutions– the typical “lose 10 pounds”, “go to the gym 3 times a week”, blahblahblah sorts of goals. It took a while (sadly, decades) before it became apparent to me that “resolution” was simply a clever code word for “race to see how quickly and spectacularly I can fall […]