Showing posts with label Moon work. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Moon work. Show all posts

Wednesday, December 2, 2020

How to work with the moon

 



Just like the moon affects the ocean’s tides, the moon also affects our lives. Working with the phases of the moon is a simple and practical, and easy to add your everyday life.
This is something that I have been doing for a couple of years now and I enjoy adding it to my life along with tarot. I have found this to be helpful with setting goals and staying on track with self-care. 


First, decide on what needs to happen. Then, you set a goal. You may have to do some research and from a plan to complete your goal. 


NEW MOON – Plant the seeds of your future dreams. This phase begins 1–3½ days after the Balsamic Moon.

 As the Sun and the Moon  align in the sky, a new cycle has begun. The New Moon phase is the perfect time to create something new & set your intentions for the next month ahead. On this day, write down what you want to achieve next. Imagine how awesome it will feel to have accomplished it. You might not know how it will get done yet but for now that doesn’t matter. Be realistic and kind to yourself when setting your intention


Keywords of this phase: a clean slate, potential, dreams



 CRESCENT –Explore your dreams. This phase begins 3½–7 days after the New Moon. 

When the Moon begins re-appearing in the sky, for the first 3.5 days. This is a time for research.You might even have to let the initial idea sit to the side for a few days at a time while you take to research you plan and ideas. You’re trying to find the best way how this new idea or intention can fit into reality.

Keywords of this phase: courage, moving forwards, faith




FIRST QUARTER
It’s time to commit. This phase begins 7–10½ days after the New Moon.

At the First Quarter Moon phase, we take the right steps to make these dreams come into being. This is a mindful approach to action, determining and then doing what is most important. Discerning action requires you to get clear on your objectives—and prioritize.  Be courageous in saying no when an action does not fit your greater purpose.

Keywords of this phase: challenges, confidence, commitment




 GIBBOUS –Stay on course. This phase begins 10½–15 days after the New Moon.

At this point things are beginning to come together now. At the very least, you’re beginning to see everything coming together in order to complete this manifestation goal.Things might seem overwhelming. Some adjustments may be needed before things are right. Stick it out and everything will come together.

Keywords of this phase: tweak, hone, adjust.



 FULL MOON – It’s make-or-break time! This phase begins 15–18½ days after the New Moon.

Two weeks after the New Moon, we can begin to see the results of our efforts. This is a exciting time for some.This tends to be the time when our energy, emotions can be high. As a warning, your fears & anxieties can start to come to the surface if it doesn’t seem like your intention is moving enough for you. 
This phase is about exploring the sense of being able to be with uncertainty and mystery, to learn to trust that you are supported and cared for, and that you are already enough.

Keywords of this phase: results, forgiveness, gratitude




 DISSEMINATING MOON – B-r-e-a-t-h-e…This phase begins 3½–7 days after the Full Moon.

3.5 days after the Full Moon, we begin to re-group during the peak days of this moon cycle. This is a time when you begin to come to a clearer conclusion about what has and has not worked out, and start to ask yourself why that may have been.

Keywords of this phase: cycle: relax, accept, regroup




THIRD QUARTER – What do you know? This phase begins 7–10½ days after the Full Moon.

On this one-day phase that occurs one week after the Full Moon, start taking actions to wrap things up. If your intention has come true, bring this change into your reality, and if it has not, begin phasing out anything that is holding you back from reaching your goal.

Keywords of this phase: re-evaluate, balance, trust





BALSAMIC MOON –And release… This phase begins around 10½ days after the Full Moon, and continues to the beginning of the New Moon.

During the last few days of the moon cycle, things quiet down again. this is the time to reflect on the recent outcome. Understand what hasn’t been working or what has worked. Find a pain point that you can eventually transform into a new intention for the next cycle.

Keywords of this phase: healing, soothing, surrender




A another great practice during the moon cycle is to cleanse. Clean out your home, your closet, your relationships, your computer and old habits. Look at anything that’s no longer has a purpose to you and get rid of it. Pay close attention to the unnecessary emotional and physical clutter that you my have during past cycle and rid yourself of it. Afterwards it feels great to let all of that go.


I hope you enjoyed reading this!

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Setting Intentions With The New Moon


Setting Intentions With The New Moon



A new moon symbolizes new beginnings and new intentions! New Moon Energy can be very powerful. Tapping into this energy can also support your dreams and desires. We can harness the energy of the new moon to fulfill our visions and make our desires come true by setting new intentions.
This is the perfect time to start fresh! You can also use the energy of a new moon to achieve new goals or to start a new project. Anytime during a new moon, take this time to reflect back on any goals you may have had in the past and set new ones for yourself.
Do not ask for too much, keep your list simple and realistic with maybe no more than 10 goals.
THE MOON PHASES
Each phase has its own energy and it’s different for everyone.
Below is a list of Moon phases, and the energy they create.
  • New Moon: New beginnings & fresh starts.
  • Waxing Moon: Building, accomplishments, creativity, growth and learning, positive transformation
  • Full Moon: Abundance, harvest, wish-fulfillment, manifesting desires, sexuality, achieving all dreams, protection
  • Waning Moon: Cleansing, releasing, shedding old patterns,
  • Dark Moon: Rest, Peace, deep wisdom, divination,
 INTENTIONS WITH THE NEW MOON:
Create a sacred place.This can be an altar, desk, or corner in your home. Create a little area that is beautiful and reserved for your spiritual practices.This can be as elaborate or as simple as you want it to be. Make a space that makes you feel inspired & grounded.
Clear the space.
You can use sage a feather or a flame to clear the space you are working in.
Make a list.I suggest writing them down and then speaking them loudly, by physically speaking them you symbolize your intention to manifest any your goals you have. Be clear with your intentions. Your intentions must not be focused on other people, you cannot change others.
New Moon Meditation.When your list is complete spend 10-15 minutes meditating on it.
Close out the ritual.Once your meditation is over, put your new moon intention list away until next month where you can go over it to see what has manifested. When an item on your lists becomes real thank the universe.