Pinolite ~ A Funky Crystal Friend!

Pinolite ~ A Funky Crystal Friend!

Pinolite is a generic name for a rare mixture of Dolomite, Graphite & Magnesite found only in Austria.  The small white flecks in the grey/black matrix look like pine kernals or little seeds and the literal translation of Pinolite means 'pine stone'. Although Pinolite was discovered in 1873, it is an fairly unknown mineral that isn't mentioned … [Read more...]

Howlite – Soothes Anger, Eases Insomnia

Howlite – Soothes Anger, Eases Insomnia

With so much solar activity going on at the moment (see www.spaceweather.com), I decided to re-issue my blog on Howlite ~ as it really is THE best crystal to use when being affected by Solar Energy . Click Here for my blog explaining the Sun's energy and how it affects us. CME hitting earth's atmosphere last year. Photo: Harald Albrigtsen, … [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...]