Driving through Nebraska on the second day of our vacation took us past farms, all lush and green in the bright sunshine against brilliant blue skies, thanks to recent copious rains. Despite Nebraska’s great width and mostly unchanging scenery, we found the landscape soothing and restful–just the medicine we needed after months of intensity in […]
For all its complexity, however, astrology remains fundamentally simple. It offers a time honored system of symbols that sum up key aspects of human life while providing profound insights and practical guidance.
Follow The Sun: A Simple Way To Use Astrology For Living In Harmony
The next-to-last day of May found us driving westward for a vacation in Denver and surrounding areas. Knowing Mercury would be retrograde throughout the trip, we gave up making any firm plans—with the exception of our ultimate destination and the dates of our departures from Chicago and from Denver. Instead, we carried a few thoughts […]
The Sun moved out of Taurus and into airy Gemini on May 20, a shift that invites us to focus on our minds, new ideas, and all things associated with communication and transportation. The call to attend to these areas actually began May 2, when Mercury—which rules Gemini—entered the sign of the Twins, and it […]
Lilac time is coming soon. Years ago, I enjoyed a visit to Lilacia Park in Lombard, Illinois when the Sun was in Taurus – join me for a virtual tour of these nostalgic flowers.
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Besides flowers, May Day comes filled with wildlife, from birds to deer. Enjoy this ramble through nature, with unexpected animal encounters.
Once upon a time, May Day brought colorful baskets filled with flowers, lovingly made and shared. Nature still calls to us at springtime, bringing back memories along with new chances to enjoy flowers.
When the Sun’s in earthy Taurus, it’s a great time to be in nature, take extra good care of ourselves–especially our bodies–and enjoy all the pleasures of being in the physical world. It’s also a good time to remember Taurus’s opposite sign, Scorpio: every sign gets balanced by keeping it in harmony with its opposite. Here’s how springtime can wear both a Taurus and a Scorpio face…