The once in a lifetime conjunction of Jupiter and Neptune in Pisces is here! Dream those big and lofty dreams and try to swim around all the distractions that pop up. Later we can evaluate which part of our imagination will make it into reality, but for now, the sky's the limit! As Pisces is the last sign of the zodiac it's also magnifying all that we could leave behind to make space for our grand dreams. If it does not bring you joy...... It's a beautiful sunny day here so I
Part 2 coincides with the Virgo full moon; a perfect time for a cleansing salt-based bath. Virgo is an Earth sign, which explains why it's associated with cleanliness and health; the practicalities and discrimination of the informational bent of its' ruling planet Mercury. (For the purely intellectual process of gathering information, look to Gemini, which is also ruled by Mercury.) The caduceus we still use as a medical symbol comes from the staff carried by Mercury/ Hermes.
One of my favorite plants is Dandelion. If I could have only one plant in my garden, Dandelion would be the one. As I continue to study plants (a lifelong endeavor depending how far down the rabbit hole one wants to go......), I'm intrigued by the correlations earlier herbalists made between the plants and astrology and relating them to a person's astrological chart as well as thinking about optimal times to use plants or harvest them. There are herbalists today using astrolo