A message of love for Valentine’s Day.

With Valentine’s just a couple of days away, today my message is one of love.

I am always talking about how love isn’t just about the romantic kind. It’s about our families. Our friends. Work or school colleagues.

People can go OTT at this time of the year. I don’t think that matters, why should it to us? We don’t always know what is going on in the personal lives of other people.

People without partners can feel down at this time of year. The displays of cards, flowers, gifts, a constant reminder of what they don’t have.

This is where self love is important.

Self love is a special kind of love. You always have yourself. I think it’s important at any time of the year to practice self love and care, soul love. Especially during these dark and uncertain times. But at this time of year it can be a wonderful way to help with any feelings of lack.

Be good to yourself. Be kind. Be loving. Remind yourself that you are not defined by having a man or a woman in your life. Your worth is all about you as a whole, not what someone else brings to your life.

Celebrate the love you have for yourself this coming weekend. Even if you are in a relationship, there’s nothing wrong with loving you too.

And if you’re not in a relationship and haven’t learnt to love yourself yet, just be gentle with yourself right now. Use this weekend as a starting point to loving you. Keep things simple to start with, learning to love yourself is difficult enough, so don’t over complicate any gestures or actions you plan on doing.

Most of all celebrate love this weekend. Any kind of love. Not just romantic love.

Thursday Thought -11/02/21.

Th card is all about centring on the feeling of joy. No matter what is going on in our own lives we can still experience joy by awakening our senses. There are plenty of ways for us to engage all of our senses you just have to be willing to explore them.

During the run-up to Valentine’s Day we can engage with our sense of touch, our sense of smell, our sense of taste, our sense of sight and sound/hearing.

We don’t have to have a partner to engage our senses. Having a luxurious bath can engage some of our senses. Listening to music too.

There is no reason for us not to feel sensual if we are alone. A little imagination can go along way.

Moonday – 08/02/21.

How apt!

Mercury is retrograde, a time when communications have a habit of becoming fraught with problems, among other things. This card has shown up now to remind us that communication is key.

In everything we do we communicate with others on some level. This card is letting us know that we can have that chat we have been meaning to have, without fear of being ignored or unheard.

Remember, relationships aren’t just romantic, they are our family and friends too. Even our work colleagues, or peers. We can have loving communication with any of these people, this card is showing us that the time is now.

So if you need to tell someone something, you can be sure this is the time to have that chat and say all you need to say.

Tuesday Tip – 02/02/21.

As I said yesterday, February is all about love.

“In stillness, I find my centre and hear the messages meant for me.”

Stillness is an anchor that returns us to ourselves and our true path. Schedule a time to rest and be still. To sit for just a few minutes in stillness, breathing, being calm, letting life flow.

Notice how much time in stillness feels nourishing for you. Even for a few minutes being still and centring yourself can have a huge impact on your mental state.

This kind of activity he’s nourishing for your soul. Anything that is nourishing for your soul is Soul Love, self-love.

Being still and allowing thoughts and feelings to come and go allows you to anchor yourself. To ground yourself.

Be still. Be love.

Monday Mooncards – 01/02/21

Ooh how appropriate. The theme for February is love, so if your love life could do with some attention this card is for you.

Love and relationships aren’t just about romantic love. Love can be self love, familial love, just about anything really.

Libra is the sign of balance. Of harmony. The new moon always heralds new starts, new beginnings. Together they signify a harmonious and balanced new start.

Wherever the scales have tipped too far, know now that are coming back to centre once more. Love. Family. Work. Friendship. It’s all about to come back to centre.

Thursday Thought – 28/01/21. Looking ahead.

Continuing on from yesterday’s body theme, today the guidance is regarding rest.

Resting isn’t just about getting sufficient sleep each night, although that is a big part of it. Resting is essential after we’ve been to work or to school/university; even when we work from home, in fact, especially if we work from home.

Rest plays a vital role in maintaining our bodies needs, along side food and water. Rest can make sure we have a clear head when it comes to our lives.

The card is suggesting the coming weeks may continue to be hectic and stressful, and that getting the rest that our bodies require is essential.

Wednesday Wisdom – 27/01/21 – looking ahead.

This card may look as though the message is just for females, but it’s not.

This card is a reminder that we are always in charge of our own bodies, no matter what gender we are.

You create the rules, you, and only you, get to decide who and what has access to your body.

Own your body. Nourish your body. Nurture your body. It doesn’t matter if this applies to people, objects, food… take back the control and assert yourself once more.

Tuesday Tarot – 26/01/21 – looking ahead.

This regal lady is telling us to be brave and confident. She tells us to stop worrying about what people will think and to be our unapologetic authentic selves.

Be strong. Be bold. Be confident. Let your creative mind guide you. Unleash your creativity.

That doesn’t just mean writing, painting, crocheting, etc. It could simply mean you create a new reality for yourself.

Whatever you feel called to do over the coming weeks, know that the Queen of Wands is encouraging you to go boldly forward.