Author Archives: Colleen The Crystal Dragon


BUILD YOUR SELF ESTEEM, A STARTER GUIDE TO SELF IMPROVEMENT So how do you stay calm, composed and maintain self esteem in a tough environment? Here are some tips you may to consider as a starter guide to self improvement. … Continue reading

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The Basic Yoga Positions for Beginners

Yoga positions for beginners are so easy to learn. If you have not experienced any yoga session or have not seen one, that is not a problem. Practitioners have talked about the unification of the mind, body and spirit. They … Continue reading

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Bronzite Healing Crystals

Origin: India, Brazil, China, Russa Colour: Tan to dark brown, moss brown Appearance: Opaque stone with a composite appearance and subtle metallic luster Hardness: 5.5 Chakra: Root, Sacral Astrological Sign: Leo Crystal Structure: Orthorhombic Bronzite, an iron-rich stone, inspires personal … Continue reading

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Hessonite Healing Crystals

Origin: India, Sri Lanka Colour: Pale yellow to orange-brown Appearance: Translucent, forming small, striated crystal cubes Hardness: 7 Chakra: Root Astrological Sign: Aquarius, Capricorn, Aries Crystal Structure: Cubic Sometimes called the “cinnamon stone,” hessonite is a variety of garnet. It … Continue reading

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Shiva Lingam Healing Crystals

Area: India Colour: Red & Brown, Brownish Red/Grey Appearance Smooth Opaque. Oval /Phallic shape various markings H 5 – 5.7 Star Sign: All Signs   Shiva Lingam (or Lingham as it is sometimes spelt) is found only in India in … Continue reading

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COLOUR: Black, shades of Brown, Green, Grey, Purple, Red, White, Yellow and a number of mixed varieties. Area: Worldwide Appearance: Opaque often with intricate patterns Structure Trigonal Micro-Crystalline Rocklike Hardness 7 -7.5 Star Sign: Leo Jasper healing crystals balance the … Continue reading

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Holistically Healing Heartburn and Acid Reflux

This Article is by a guest writer As I approach 40, it’s become obvious to me that my youthful “iron” digestion isn’t what it once was. Having only ever suffered from indigestion and heartburn during pregnancy, it’s hard to adjust … Continue reading

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Colour: Green, Red, Gray, Yellow, Reddish Brown, White, or Black Area: Brazil, Austria, Italy, Pakistan, Russia, China, Switzerland, Madagascar, Canada, and United States Appearance: Flattened wedge shaped crystal, massive Structure Type: Monoclinic – prismatic Hardness: 5-5.5 Astrological Sign: Sagittarius   … Continue reading

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Colour: Bright green to Dark green usually with dark stripes or swirling patterns. Area: Congo Middle East Peru Romania Russia Zaire Zambia Appearance: Vitreous, Silky, Dull, usually it is found as crystalline aggregates or crusts, often banded Structure: Monoclinic Hardness: … Continue reading

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Effortless Walking for Fun and Exercise

  If you have the ability to walk, you have the ability to stay in shape. Believe it or not, walking is one of the most effortless exercises that is available outside of a few others which tend to be … Continue reading

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