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...]

Shamanic Dreamstone ~ Lodolite

Shamanic Dreamstone ~ Lodolite

Shamanic Dreamstones are also called Lodolite, Garden/Landscape Quartz or Scenic Quartz. The most commonly used terms, however, are Shamanic Dreamstone or if you'd like to sound a little more technical, Lodolite. Lodolite comes from the Greek word meaning 'muddy stone'. There have been large finds of Shamanic Dreamstones in both Brazil and … [Read more...]

Meditating and Crystals

Meditating and Crystals

A lot of people have asked me recently how to meditate with a crystal ~ or indeed how to meditate at all! I am finding the question being raised even more by our younger generation. They seem to have such busy heads, with all the gadgets, TVs, Ipads, Laptops, XBoxs, computers, PS4, 5, 6, 7, 100000 as well as the huge amount of pressure placed on … [Read more...]

Turquoise ~ The Traveller’s Stone

Turquoise ~ The Traveller’s Stone

Turquoise ~ such a beautiful colour and such a beautiful stone!  There are so many different variations and colours of Turquoise, but for general purposes and the ease of writing a blog that doesn't take all day........ I'll try and stick to those that are most readily available in the market today. The word turquoise comes from the old French … [Read more...]

Blue Obsidian

Blue Obsidian

There has been a lot of controversy around Blue Obsidian, because the majority of it available in today's market is man made in China. Anything man made does have an energy that is different to the natural stone - but it still has an energy. And it is still created from natural products....after all, glass is made of sand and sand is ground stone, … [Read more...]