I’ve been vibing with this beautiful stone all month. Garnet is a root chakra stone and can also be associated with the heart chakra. Garnet is also my birthstone so it was only right to spend some quality time with it! Below is a list of special properties associated with Garnet.
Enhances positive emotions
Love and passion
Helps with depression
Stimulate the sense
How I used this stone
During my meditation – I would set my intention on how I want the stone to help me
Placed near my bed at night
Placed on my alter so the energy can float around my apartment
Carried it around in my purse
What are your experiences with Garnet? Let me know below!
I love collecting crystals (and stones) and have used them collectively during my meditation practice. One day, I decided to go shopping for another crystal. I had no idea what I wanted, however, as soon as I walked into the crystal store I allowed spirit to guide me. I was attracted to this crystal with a honey, golden, hue called Calcite. Calcite is a powerful energy amplifier. It clears negative energy while removing stagnant energy. I was so happy to be attracted to this crystal because I have felt immobile in the past and needed something to help motivate me and stimulate the creative juices within.
More information about Calcite –
Can be placed on the Solar Plexus
Physically, spiritually, and mentally speeds up growth and development – helping you to reach your divine calling
Ease emotional stress and combating fear
Although this crystal can help you relax it also stimulates you to move forward
Helps attune to the higher mental planes
Stimulates mental energy
Can help with channeling, astral traveling, intuition and enhance psychic abilities
On a metaphysical level, it encourages mental awareness, bringing the physical mind and will together to help you connect with your higher-self.
Let me know if you had any experiences with Calcite below!
I AM. The two most powerful words we can say or think. “I AM” precedes the subconscious beliefs that our conscious minds program us with, and shapes our reality. The phrase “I AM” can bring us joy or pain, success or failure, depending on how we use it. We are in control of our conscious mind. The mind does not necessarily control us. Therefore, feed your conscious mind with positive affirmations so that they may be stored in our subconscious thoughts and manifest in our reality. Remember, our subconscious mind is always obedient and ready to act on our command. How will you command it?
Below are some words you can use after “I AM.”
I AM great
I AM healthy
I AM wealthy
I AM spiritually rich
I AM connected to the divine
I AM a part of God and connect to the source
I AM living out loud
I AM a great writer
I AM an artist
I AM creating my masterpiece
I AM brilliant
I AM happy
As long as we are still on this Earth, we owe it to ourselves and those who are no longer with us to be GREAT! We owe it to our communities to be financially supportive. We owe it to ourselves and our ancestors to go back to our African spirituality. Yes, we are magical and they fear us. Our spirituality is so powerful even some of us fear to read into it.
What is happening and has been happening to us for years is heartbreaking and depressing. However, I’m using this to push myself even harder. My success in all areas in my life will make a difference.
We all are in this war together and we all have unique strengths to fight it together. I truly believe in us. Believing is what keeps me going. Believing is what keeps my spirit alive. Believing is what makes me think of solutions to beat these savages. Believing is what makes me love us more every single day. Believing is what keeps me sane.
Hey beautiful Souls – It’s been awhile! A lot has been going on in my life. I needed some time to gather my thoughts and recharge (I will definitely write a separate “update” post). In the meantime, I wanted to share some photos from a photo shoot. These images have been sitting in my computer since April! Not cool Dom!
Photographer – Abe Eku │Dress – H&M│Jacket – Thrifted│Sneakers – Cole Haan│Headwrap – Street Vendor in Harlem