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JENNIFER CARROLL SHARES HER UNICORN MAGIC (PART OF A SERIES ON LIVING YOUR AUTHENTIC LIFE)

"If you do not let yourself be seen, you cannot see.” ― Vironika Tugaleva   What is it like to view the world through the eyes of an artist? I can tell you, it is magical!. Unicorn magic to be specific.   How do I know this? Because I am the mother of two very talented, artistic children who have brought music and magic into my life. I recently had the opportunity to interview my now grown daughter, Jennifer Carroll to discuss how she came to connect with her unique, authentic self. I wanted to know what lead her to the “aha moment” that birthed her photography business, Jenn Carroll Photography. I also wondered how on earth her business mascot,...

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There's Majick in Them There Walls ~ (Part of a series on Living your Authentic Life)

Shawnee Moore Kirtcher’s beautiful shop, Alchemy and Ashes - A Vintage Emporium' in Lutz, Florida, is the personification of the expression ‘It’s what I love, it’s who I am…’ and once you experience the beauty and majick contain within those walls, you will understand the depth of that love and the journey it took to get there.   Shawnee’s commitment to living her authentic life began many years prior to opening her shop. In her early seeking as a young woman, she chanced upon a lovely healer whom she credits as being the light to the flame of her self-illumination. This woman became the stimulus of spiritual enlightenment; ultimately mentoring Shawnee in the use of herbal cosmetology and healing. It...

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"Raine" your Celestial Love Down on Me... (Part of a series on Living your Authentic Life)

Finding people who are living their authentic lives is difficult enough; finding those who are willing to talk about how they got there, is quite a challenging ambition. I hit the jackpot when Celestial Raine, a prominent local psychic, invited me to her home to share her journey. Her story is a painfully honest and deeply inspiring passage to liberation.     Raine comes from a long line of psychic intuitives and spirit communicators. She can vividly remember telling her mother at 2 years old that her kitty cat was going to die and her grandmother soon afterwards. Raine’s mother, Diana, an intuitive herself, began teaching Raine tarot at seven years old to help Raine formulate and interpret the visions...

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Journey to Your Authentic Self ~ Part of a Series

The authentic self is SOUL made visible. - Sarah Ban Breathnach        What is it to "be" your authentic self? In theory, being authentic is the degree to which you are true to your own personality, spirit, or character, despite external pressures. I began the journey to find my authentic self after my husband died in 2014. For the first time in my life, I felt utterly lost and disconnected from who I was and all that I placed value on. The things I had accomplished suddenly seemed so very unimportant. Faced with a total collapse of all that I worked for, fought for and thought was important; I began to ask questions...deep, thought provoking questions. What was...

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Your Authentic Self...Are You Ready For The Ride That Will Set You Free?

What is it to "be" your authentic self? In theory, being authentic is the degree to which you are true to your own personality, spirit, or character, despite external pressures. I began the journey to my authentic self after my husband died in 2014. For the first time in my life, I felt utterly lost and disconnected from who I was and all that I placed value on. The things I had accomplished suddenly seemed so very unimportant. Faced with a total collapse of all that I worked for, fought for and thought was important; I began to ask questions...deep, thought provoking questions. What was my purpose? Who was I deep down? Death makes you contemplate such things. In truth,...

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