• Blog,  Crystal Comparisons

    Astrophyllite VS Arfvedsonite

    Probably one of the most common incorrectly labeled crystals is Arfvedsonite. More times than not, when you look to purchase Astrophyllite you are most likely buying Arfvedsonite. I too have fallen victim to this, so believe me when I say that you are not alone! Seeing these crystals side by side and knowing what coloring to look for will make a huge difference in knowing if you’re looking at Arfvedsonite or Astrophyllite. MOH’s Hardness Astrophyllite: 3-3.5 Arfvedsonite: 5.5-6 Streak: Astrophyllite: Golden yellowish-brown. Arfvedsonite: Dark bluish-gray. Color and Mineral Content: Astrophyllite: Astrophyllite is always a bronze, reddish brown color. You will never find it as blue, silver, or yellow like you…

  • Blog,  Oracle Deck Reviews

    Review: Witches’ Wisdom Oracle

    The following is a review of the “Witches’ Wisdom Oracle Deck” by Barbara Meiklejohn-Free and Flavia Kate Peters. I usually offer reviews on crystal decks, but I am making an exception with the Witches’ Oracle series. They are, hands down, my favorite decks. In fact, I have 2 copies of the Witches’ Wisdom deck so that I have one in my office and one on my altar upstairs by my bed. This review contains details about the oracle deck, a list of the cards that are featured in this deck, photos, a video review, and where the deck was purchased if you’d like to get your own copy. Go back…

  • Oracle Card Readings

    Oracle Reading for May 2020

    Happy May, everyone! Choose which card you are drawn to and read its message below. Take a deep breath, relax, and let your intuition guide you to the message you need to hear for the upcoming month. Choose the card that you are drawn to and then scroll down to read its message below. Please note that the first image shows the back of the cards so that you use your intuition to feel which one is right for you. Enjoy the monthly reading! ~Jen from FB page Crystal Guidance and FB Group Crystal Guidance Updates ★ View past monthly card readings by clicking here.   Click the image to…

  • Blog,  Crystal Comparisons

    Larvikite VS Labradorite VS Black Moonstone

    Larvikite has so many misleading names that it makes perfect sense that many people confuse it with Labradorite and Black Moonstone. These names include Black Labradorite, Black Moonstone, Norwegian Moonstone, and Blue Pearl Granite, just to name the most common. This video will show you a side by side comparison so that you can identify which you have, even if it was labeled as one of those “other” names. MOH’s Hardness Larvikite: 6-6.5 Labradorite: 6-6.5 Black Moonstone: 6-6.5 Streak: Larvikite: White Labradorite: White Black Moonstone: White Mineral Content: Larvikite: Larvikite is a Augite Syenite or Monzonite with relatively high Al2O3, Na2O and K2O contents. It is a relatively coarse-grained Anorthoclase-rich…

  • Blog,  Crystal Comparisons

    Angelite VS Celestite

    There is a common misinformation that Angelite and Celestite are the same crystal since it is stated as such in one of the most popular crystal books. However, this information is inaccurate. This video will correct that information and tell you more about the differences with a side by side comparison of Angelite and Celestite. MOH’s Hardness Angelite: 3.5 Celestite: 3-3.5 Streak: Angelite: White to light gray Celestite: White Mineral Content: Angelite: Angelite is the trade name for the blue-gray fine grained variety of Anhydrite that comes from Peru. Angelite has the chemical composition of CaSO4 (Calcium Sulfate). It’s chemical structure is almost identical to Gypsum except that Gypsum contains…

  • Oracle Card Readings

    Oracle Reading for April 2020

    Happy April, everyone! Choose which card you are drawn to and read its message below. Take a deep breath, relax, and let your intuition guide you to the message you need to hear for the upcoming month. Choose the card that you are drawn to and then scroll down to read its message below. Please note that the first image shows the back of the cards so that you use your intuition to feel which one is right for you. Enjoy the monthly reading! ~Jen from FB page Crystal Guidance and FB Group Crystal Guidance Updates ★ View past monthly card readings by clicking here.   Click the image to…

  • Oracle Card Readings

    Oracle Reading for March 2020

    Happy March, everyone! Choose which card you are drawn to and read its message below. Take a deep breath, relax, and let your intuition guide you to the message you need to hear for the upcoming month. Choose the card that you are drawn to and then scroll down to read its message below. Please note that the first image shows the back of the cards so that you use your intuition to feel which one is right for you. Enjoy the monthly reading! ~Jen from FB page Crystal Guidance and FB Group Crystal Guidance Updates ★ View past monthly card readings by clicking here.   Click the image to…

  • Oracle Card Readings

    Oracle Reading for February 2020

    Happy February, everyone! Choose which card you are drawn to and read its message below. Take a deep breath, relax, and let your intuition guide you to the message you need to hear for the upcoming month. Choose the card that you are drawn to and then scroll down to read its message below. Please note that the first image shows the back of the cards so that you use your intuition to feel which one is right for you. Enjoy the monthly reading! ~Jen from FB page Crystal Guidance and FB Group Crystal Guidance Updates ★ View past monthly card readings by clicking here.   Click the image to…

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    Chakra Check Meanings

    When most people think about their chakras they think of them being either open or blocked. Over the years and through my studies I have found that there are varying degrees of imbalances for the chakras. I use a pendulum to check the chakras and based upon its spin will tell me how that chakra is currently doing. The following is how I interpret the chakras in my chakra check sessions. I have listed them from the “best” to the “worst”. In addition, I have given each chakra status a 5 star rating to give you more of a visual breakdown of how I see these. Again, it will go…

  • Oracle Card Readings

    Oracle Reading for January 2020

    Happy January, everyone! Choose which card you are drawn to and read its message below. Take a deep breath, relax, and let your intuition guide you to the message you need to hear for the upcoming month. Choose the card that you are drawn to and then scroll down to read its message below. Please note that the first image shows the back of the cards so that you use your intuition to feel which one is right for you. Enjoy the monthly reading! ~Jen from FB page Crystal Guidance and FB Group Crystal Guidance Updates ★ View past monthly card readings by clicking here.   Click the image to…