The Wisdom and Magic Blog

Creating Your Own Luck Charm

Creating Your Own Luck Charm

Have you ever found a penny and chanted "Find a penny, pick it up. All the day you'll have good luck!" I used to do that every time I found a penny, believing that I would be blessed with good luck, at least for that day. That's how easy it is to create your own Luck...

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Happy Winter Solstice

Happy Winter Solstice

  This year is quickly drawing to a close. Whether in the Northern Hemisphere celebrating the Winter Solstice or in the Southern Hemisphere celebrating Summer Solstice this is a time for looking back on all that we have accomplished during the past year, and...

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2022 Tarotscopes

2022 Tarotscopes

It's that time of the year when we begin exploring what next year has in store for us. I don't know about you, but I enjoy checking out my horoscope to see what the Astrological Stars and Planets are predicting. Last year I discovered that Tarot can also do some...

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Using Tarot as Your Business Coach

Using Tarot as Your Business Coach

I’m a long-time fan of using Tarot for daily guidance. I’ve used Tarot off and on for the past couple of decades to help me gain clarity on large and small lifestyle transformations, as well as to help me sort out what I should be focusing on during the...

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Resistance and the Shadow Career

Resistance and the Shadow Career

No mat­ter how hard you try to ignore your nat­ural life.….to ignore the things you dream of doing, to ignore the lifestyle that should come eas­ily and nat­u­rally to you, to ignore the gifts you have to share with the world.…. the more your nat­ural life...

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Why Midlife is the Best Time of Life

Why Midlife is the Best Time of Life

Why Midlife is the Best Time of Life "Midlife is when the Universe gently places her hands upon your shoulders, pulls you close, and whispers in your ear: 'I’m not screwing around. It’s time. All of this pretending and performing – these coping mechanisms...

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The Power of Choice

The Power of Choice

“With everything that has happened to you, you can either feel sorry for yourself or treat what has happened as a gift. Everything is either an opportunity to grow or an obstacle to keep you from growing. You get to choose.”  Wayne Dyer I used to spend a...

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Kintsugi – Mending Cracks With Gold

Kintsugi – Mending Cracks With Gold

There is a Japanese art of pottery mending that is known as Kintsugi (golden joinery) or Kintsukuroi (golden repair). In North America, when we break a piece of pottery, a plate, a bowl, a vase, etc., we usually do one of two things. Either we throw out...

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How to Shift Your Identity

How to Shift Your Identity

If you read my last two blog posts (available here and here) you should have some understanding of what Identity Shifting is, and whether or not you are interested in consciously shifting your identity to something/someone you are dreaming to become. I...

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Identity Shifting

Identity Shifting

Our Identity How do we really know who we are, what our 'identity' is?  For that matter, how do we know who someone else is? I can easily say and believe that my name is Anne Bolender, that I have Lupus, that I am a Lupus Life Coach, that I love to travel,...

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Feel All The Feels

Feel All The Feels

You've just heard the diagnosis from your Doctor that you have a chronic autoimmune disease called Lupus. All of a sudden, the world around you disappears and you can't focus. In fact, you feel numb. You can't think. You certainly can't process what you...

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What Is An Authentic life?

What Is An Authentic life?

The word 'authentic' has become one of those seriously overused cliches to the point where it's easy to roll our eyes at the mere mention of living an authentic life. We have become desensitized to the pure beauty of what living an authentic life really means, and as...

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It Is Never Too Late

It Is Never Too Late

One of the stories we tell ourselves, especially as we begin to mature, is that it is too late to begin the process of transforming the life we are currently living into the life we were meant to live. We get comfortable....the job we hate is, at least, familiar to...

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