Beginners Guide to Crystal Loving by Ashley Aliff

You can also visit Ashley at https://theawakenedstate.net/ Ashley Aliff What the heck is the big deal with Crystals?  In new age circles and various spiritual groups, people mention these mysterious specimens called crystals. Crystals and crystal healing are healing methods passed on from our ancients. Once on the path, it is no coincidence that you … Continue reading Beginners Guide to Crystal Loving by Ashley Aliff

The types of clouds: everything you need to know by Tibi Puiu

Clouds come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. Some look cute and fluffy, others appear menacing and apocalyptic. byTibi Puiu Not all clouds are created equal. Some are puffy and sweet, others are gray and uniform while others still are so erratic and capricious that the human mind starts to see things; bunnies, cows … Continue reading The types of clouds: everything you need to know by Tibi Puiu

The day we went MAD foraging for mushrooms in Latvia – BY BUDGETTRAVELLER

‘What are you doing today?’ Nothing. Let’s go mushroom picking.’ Our guide for the day, Latvian blogger Zane Enina ofMugursoma.lv fame tells me that this is a pretty common conversation amongst Latvians during Autumn. I wonder immediately if they are enough mushrooms for every Latvian to go mushroom picking. ‘50% of Latvia is covered by … Continue reading The day we went MAD foraging for mushrooms in Latvia – BY BUDGETTRAVELLER

The Magic of the Pentacle – What is a Pentacle?

There is a lot of confusion about the simple pentacle - what it is, what it means, and how it is used in Wicca. What is a Pentagram vs a Pentacle? Often used interchangeably, there actually is a difference between the two terms: Pentagram and Pentacle. A pentagram is a 5 pointed star and literally … Continue reading The Magic of the Pentacle – What is a Pentacle?

11 Ways to Save Mother Earth

“Be the change you wish to see in the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi The greatest aspirations of humankind have always been to save the world, and also save ourselves. As fallible human beings, it’s too easy getting into a mindset in which we think making a difference is impossible – but it’s not. It’s too … Continue reading 11 Ways to Save Mother Earth

The Importance of Recycling to the Environment. David Nicoll

Usually, recycling means turning used materials labelled as ‘Recyclable’ in a disposer container where these are meant to be taken and reuse as materials for new products. Recyclable products are used as the raw materials for new products. As the number of our natural resources is decreasing day by day and if this continues nothing … Continue reading The Importance of Recycling to the Environment. David Nicoll

Great Tit

21 facts about the Great Tit:  great tit clutch can be anything from five to 11 eggs, with the female doing all the incubation. The cock helps the female with feeding the brood: the chicks usually leave the nest around 20 days after hatching. Though great tits living in oakwoods rarely have a second brood, … Continue reading Great Tit