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Taking Time to Remember

One of the most amazing things I’ve witnessed was on our early morning game drive in Chobe National Park, Botswana. The sun was rising and we rounded a corner to see an elephant leaning his head against a tree, his posture slumped. 264 more words


Altar: 2014 has been


Two construction sites ive been pursuing since i joined my company who had bad or no response to my approach.. now one of them ordered from us last Friday and the other was doing a trial mix with us at our plant (a test run of concrete casting for 28 days strength measurement) on the same day! 242 more words


The Bodyguard

Tourmaline (black) is one of the most amazing stones that I work with. It acts as a great spiritual guard.

Another great way to utilise the power of this super protective and grounding crystal is to hold it in your hand in times of stress. 139 more words


A Remembrance for Samhain

Samhain: the pagan New Year, the time when witches say that the veil between the worlds thins. We set up altars, we light candles, we lay out bread and wine for our Beloved Dead. 67 more words


A Day of the Dead to Die For

I didn’t wear my harem costume this year for Day of the Dead; that would have been 2009 when I was still feeling a little let out of school to be living in Mexico. 1,128 more words

Living Abroad

Día de los Muertos...Birmingham style!

Sunday was Día de los Muertos – Day of the Dead – and Birmingham celebrated in a big way!  Barehandsinc.org has been preparing for this 12th celebration all year-long and I do believe this was probably their best year ever! 311 more words

Day Of The Dead

Día de los Muertos Exhibit

This weekend, I went to see the Day of the Dead exhibition at the National Museum of Mexican art. This is one of my favorite museums in Chicago. 676 more words