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Grounding as Foundation for Working with Crystals*

By Deborah Bookin In my previous article, Grounding: The Foundational Self-Care Practice, I described the many benefits of grounding as a daily self-care practice.   In this article, I’d like to talk about the important relationship between grounding and working with crystals. First, let’s review a few key points: Working with
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Grounding:The Foundational Self-Care Practice *

By Deborah Bookin Why is a website about crystals talking about grounding?  Because working with crystals involves working with yourself as an energy being and grounding is the key energetic practice that can support you in maintaining a healthy, stable foundation as you interact with the world of living energies
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Crystals and Healing in The Present Moment

By Deborah Bookin Here at The Crystal Bee, visitors frequently ask me to help them connect with the crystals that may be helpful to them in healing a particular physical condition or achieving a particular goal. Whether they are healing cancer or a relationship, seeking a new career, deeper spiritual
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Are You Ready for A New Reference Point?

By Deborah Bookin Updated:  May 2014 Spiritual growth involves the continual transformation and refinement of our personal energy.  Growth means change.  As our personal energy changes, what we find growthful, helpful or even comfortable will also change. In everyday life, we may at times find ourselves in places that feel
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Reiki Enhanced: Working with Crystals

by Deborah Bookin Adapted from Deborah’s presentation at the Second Reiki Rays of Hope National Conference, October 10, 2010 Something subtle, yet truly profound, can happen when we begin to acknowledge crystals as living energies and treat them with love, care and respect: the door opens to developing a deeper,
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Crystals in Times of Uncertainty: Living with Questions

by Deborah Bookin Have you ever grown impatient, seeking the answer to an important question in your life, only to recognize later that the waiting time served a healthy purpose?  German poet Rainer Maria Rilke once said, “Be patient toward all that is unsolved in your heart and try to
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Crystals and Self-Care During Stressful Times

By Deborah Bookin Updated:  May 2014 While working with crystals may be a wonderful support for self-care at almost any time, they may be especially helpful partners during stressful times. While their support does not replace other important aspects of self-care such as adequate rest, healthy eating, exercise, relaxation, and
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Selecting Crystals As Healing Gifts

By Deborah Bookin Updated:  June 2014 Helping people to select crystals as healing gifts is one of my favorite roles here at The Crystal Bee.  Because crystals have the ability to partner with people in many versatile ways depending upon the person’s circumstances and their own energetic properties, they make
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