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Spa Night Routine and GIVEAWAY!

Spa Night Routine and GIVEAWAY!

Am I the only one feeling these crazy lunar cycles? A few nights ago, the new moon in scorpio really felt heavy, don’t get me wrong it was much needed, but my mind and body are worn down! Maintaining self care can be as simple […]

How I Cleanse Myself of Negativity

How I Cleanse Myself of Negativity

As Fall approaches, it’s easy to let yourself get stuck in the same old bad habits and turning to negative people for happiness. Personally, this Fall marks the beginning of my senior year of college which is bittersweet. I’ve been examining my own life and […]

How to Deal with Mercury in Retrograde, Based on Your Zodiac Sign

How to Deal with Mercury in Retrograde, Based on Your Zodiac Sign

Sometimes it feels like Mercury is ALWAYS in retrograde! Nothing’s going right and you just want to curl up in bed and call in sick. Communication is key in the modern world we live in, and with Mercury ruling communication everything gets a little messed up. Find your zodiac sign below and check out my tips on how to navigate life the next time Mercury’s in retrograde! Let me know in the comment section what’s gone wrong for you during Mercury’s latest retrograde! As I’m writing this Mercury is currently in retrograde (Aug 13-Sept 5) and conveniently that’s when I have to go back to school!

 

Mercury in Retrograde, Based on Your Zodiac Sign

 

ARIES

Take some time to yourself and plan a day of relaxation! During Mercury’s retrograde you will constantly feel like you’re pushing back against the world. Keep yourself in check with a day to reduce your stress, allowing yourself to take on any situation without any frustration.

 

LIBRA

Feeling like nothing is fair for you during Mercury’s retrograde? Here’s a quick pick-me-up for Librae! Spend a night in with your best friends and put on a romantic comedy!

 

TAURUS

Slow down Taurus! Feel like the world is moving too fast during Mercury’s retrograde? Remember to slow down and enjoy the little things in life. Go on a hike or take a yoga class!

 

SCORPIO

Feeling stressed and overwhelmed? Take all that passionate energy and channel it into creativity! Sign up for a wine/painting class or find a creative activity to focus your intense motivation on!

 

GEMINI

Does life feel a little chaotic and unpredictable as Mercury enters retrograde for you? Plan a dinner with friends to chat and catch up with each other! I know you wanna vent, so grab your friends and toast to not letting Mercury’s retrograde keep you down!

 

SAGITTARIUS

Do you feel like you’ve been fighting with others or trying just to get your point across? You’re in need of a new book! Check Amazon and find something new and exciting to read! Find some time for yourself to dive into your new books and get cozy!

 

CANCER

Are you constantly worried about others during Mercury’s retrograde and find yourself forgetting about YOU? Spend some time upgrading your room, reorganizing, and refreshing your space. Make your room a sanctuary and keep your space clear of clutter to help focus on yourself in a positive way.

 

CAPRICORN

Nothings going right when Mercury’s in retrograde for you, and things aren’t going like you planned. Find a really delicious recipe online, buy all the ingredients, and make it! Invite over your significant other or best friend, and enjoy your home cooked meal together!

LEO

Do you feel swept up in all the drama going on during Mercury’s retrograde? Go out and see a movie in theaters with a family member or best friend! Watching a movie in theaters will let all that drama melt away and keep your mind on something more entertaining in a positive way.

 

AQUARIUS

Feel like you have too much on your plate Aquarius? Take a day to map everything out on a planner or calendar while sipping your favorite beverage (hot tea, wine, etc). Keep calm and take control of your upcoming schedule, while being cozy!

 

VIRGO

Are you overwhelming yourself with your need for everything to be in place? Take a break from all that and sign up for a new fitness class! Ask a friend to join you and get a smoothie or juice afterwards!

 

PISCES

Feel emotionally exhausted during Mercury’s retrograde? Go on a walk or get coffee with your best friend to vent! Make sure to warn them ahead of time that a venting sesh will be happening! You’ll feel better getting it all out with your best friend there to help you sort things out!

What does your birthstone say about you?

What does your birthstone say about you?

Photo: Little Moon Crystal Co.   Zodiacs, horoscopes, crystals. Some believe the day and year you were born manifests certain characteristics in a person. Birthstones are one of my favorite mystical symbols that have been used for centuries. Using crystals for protection, wealth, and other […]

Spooky Box Club “Sweet Nightmares” Review

Spooky Box Club “Sweet Nightmares” Review

Box subscriptions are really having a moment these days. No matter what your interests are, there’s a box subscription for you! I’ve come across wine subscription boxes, crystal subscription boxes, and even underwear subscription boxes!   While watching YouTube videos one day I came across […]

Witchy Chic Brands That You’ll Love!

Witchy Chic Brands That You’ll Love!

Unique brands are easier to find now that instagram, etsy, and amazon has made it easier for people to shop online. Finding more brands that cater to the more spooky side of style has really helped me develop my own personal style better! Here’s a list of my favorite witchy chic and spooky brands that you’ll find spellbinding 😉

Candles

Burke & Hare Co

Beautifully designed pillar candles makes this store one of my favorites for candles! With scents like Nevermore, Cemetery Gates, and Burned at the Stake this brand has made a name for itself with unique fragrances.

 

Ember Candle Co

Large skull candles (in black and pastel colors), miniature skull wax melts, a skeleton hand jewelry tidy, and more! I love anything that has to do with skulls or skeletons, and if you do too then this brand is perfect!

 

Laughing Crow Candle Co

If you’re a horror movie buff then check out this company! Candles like Here’s Johnny and Never Sleep Again are some of this brand’s most unique scents.

 

Bath and Body

Witch Baby Soap

If you want spooky bath bombs and beautifully crafted soaps look no further! Products like Bless Your Black Heart Bath Bomb and Death Tarot Soap makes this brand an essential part of anyone’s spooky spa night!

 

Ghoulish Delights Bath

I’m a fan of American Horror Story’s Coven Season and Ghoulish Delights Bath is too! The new Coven Collection is launching soon and includes products like Supreme Cream, Breakfast With Witches, and Misty Days Magic Mud.

 

Beauty

Rouge and Rogue

Perfect for cruelty free lashes, Rouge and Rogue (formerly Black Magic Lashes) has started to expand their company beyond their amazing lashes! I’m really excited to see what other types of products they come out with, especially since I’m an avid fan of their faux mink lashes!

 

Haute Macabre

Beautifully spooky fragrances like their signature Haute Macabre comes in both hair gloss and perfume. Not only does this brand make cool fragrances but they also have an amazing blog dedicated to all things witchy! If you don’t know which fragrance to choose, they offer sampler sets of their fragrances available for purchase, spooky and smart!

 

Black Moon Cosmetics

Black Moon Cosmetics is a cruelty free brand that has the most exquisite lipsticks! They’ve had nothing but amazing reviews of their liquid lipsticks all over YouTube and definitely have the most unique shades named Bones, Luna, Myth, and many more.

 

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