Understanding the Symbolism of the Acorn By: Nora Mueller

For many, the unassuming acorns that fall from an oak tree are the bane of those with driveways and front lawns that they’d like to keep clean underfoot. But in recent years, there has been a growing trend towards finding an alternative use for acorns, rather than just raking them together in a seemingly endless heap. In … Continue reading Understanding the Symbolism of the Acorn By: Nora Mueller

Experts Reveal When To Smudge Sage Versus Palo Santo By: JANELL HICKMAN

Growing up in a Caribbean household, the smell of sage was always omnipresent. My mother, aunts, and grandmother often reminded me to “clear the space” prior to getting cozy. Along with Florida Water (ICYMI: Solange brought her own bottle to the Met Ball), it’s been my saving grace in new or uncomfortable environments. It’s no surprise that … Continue reading Experts Reveal When To Smudge Sage Versus Palo Santo By: JANELL HICKMAN