Barite (Baryte) ~ A Crystal of Blissful Connection

Barite (Baryte) ~ A Crystal of Blissful Connection

Barite (formerly known as Baryte) is both an individual crystal and the title of a group of crystals. Most of the Barite group have a very ethereal, angelic, high vibration and draw in feelings of blissfulness and deep connection. The name Barite is derived from the word 'heavy' in Greek. Although Barite contains the heavy metal Barium, it is not … [Read more...]

Linarite ~ Connecting Us To Our Inner Wisdom

Linarite ~ Connecting Us To Our Inner Wisdom

Linarite is an incredibly rare mineral that was first discovered in Spain in 1822. In it's purest form (see above pic) , it is a stunning, vivid, azure blue gemstone that is often confused with Azurite. The two minerals, however, are very different! Please feel free to drool over the above picture ~ a piece that size and quality would go to … [Read more...]

Aqua Kyanite ~ NEW FIND!

Aqua Kyanite ~ NEW FIND!

There has recently been a completely NEW find of Kyanite located in Zambia, Africa. Having worked with Kyanite for nearly two decades, I was so excited to come across this new blend. From what I can both see and feel (and having run it past several different rock specialists), it is believed this is a blend of very intense, dark Blue Kyanite with … [Read more...]

Emotions ~ Crystals and Depression

Emotions ~ Crystals and Depression

Rather than write a long, informative blog on depression, there is more impact in watching the short video via the link below: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XiCrniLQGYc The original film was distributed by the World Health Organisation and covers everything in a wonderful and easily understood way. In my experience, the best crystals to use for … [Read more...]

Lepidolite ~ Eases Depression

Lepidolite ~ Eases Depression

Lepidolite is a beautiful, shimmering, purple, mica based mineral that derives its purple colour from the metals present when it formed. It was first discovered in the early 1700s when people mined for Tin. Lepidolite is taken from the Greek word 'lepidos', which means scale and refers to the mica like scales and flakes that Lepidolite consists of … [Read more...]

Kammererite ~ A Rare Stone of Spiritual Growth

Kammererite ~ A Rare Stone of Spiritual Growth

Kammererite (pronounced Kam ~ mer ~ air ~ ite) is the new old kid on the block. It has been around for a long time, but is a little known crystal that is in very few crystal books. It is also the first find we have had for metaphysical purposes in decades. Generally, the pieces are mined and snapped up by mineral collectors within hours. There is … [Read more...]

Abundance ~ Why Aren’t I Getting It?

Abundance ~ Why Aren’t I Getting It?

Hello There :-) I've noticed a change in my life lately..... a shift in the flow of abundance. We all go through different cycles in our lives, but I know this isn't one of those cycles. This shift is one I have created through a simple change in attitude and perspective. And I could kick myself.....as I did this year's ago and it worked....so … [Read more...]

Lapis Lazuli ~ The Stone of Mental Strength

Lapis Lazuli ~ The Stone of Mental Strength

Lapis Lazuli (pronounced lap-iss  laz-you- lie) is one of the most ancient and revered stones on the planet. Lapis is the latin word for stone and Lazuli comes from the name of the stone in Persia, where there are also mines. The best quality Lapis in the world comes from Afghanistan as it is the only source in the world that includes Iron Pyrite … [Read more...]