Co-hosts Tess Whitehurst & Natasha Levinger happily welcome Tudorbeth. multi-generational Witch and author of The Hedgewitch's Little Book of Spells, Charms & Brews.  In this interview they cover the definition of hedgewitchery, becoming attuned to the weather and the world, trying to make the impractical practical, belief in the unseen, growing up around hedgewitches, and more.

In the usual weekly segments, Tess & Natasha also cover ancestor work, being unapologetic about returning what isn't yours, can you lay down to meditate, the importance of chakra clearing, Mabon and Libra Season, dancing under the Harvest Moon, being a channel for the artistry of the conscious universe, trying and failing, and more!

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This week, everybody's favorite co-hosts - Natasha Levinger & Tess Whitehurst - fly solo...or, duo rather.  But at any rate, sans guest.  They dive right in to topics such as the difference feeling supported makes, the Texas abortion ban, dealing with negativity from a parent, relearning what is "normal", reinforcing things you've already learned, showing up for your inner child, the basics of scrying or gazing, book recommendations, an update on Natasha & Tess's spiritual routines, the power of "the container", setting up routines where you need them, clearing clutter to hear your intuition, being the owner of your boundaries, noticing when you feel drained, how Natasha's family ends a conversation, the uterus as a source of intuition, tuning within, summoning your courage, and more!

[Extra note: in Practical Magic, Tess wishes she would have mentioned that you don't have to have been born with a uterus in order to tune into the intuitive power that resides at that spot in your body.]

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This week co-hosts Tess Whitehurst and Natasha Levinger are happy to welcome Byron Ballard, teacher, folklorist, writer, and animist.  In this interview, they cover growing up wild in rural Appalachia, all children starting out as animists, becoming a Wiccan in young adulthood, founding Mother Grove Goddess Temple, endarkenment vs enlightenment, a broader definition of permaculture, acknowledged kinship to the natural world, and more.

In the usual weekly segments, Tess & Natasha cover how all feelings are neutral, grieving and pain and allowing, the fear of feeling, Tess's cat's refusal to be contained, birthday IFS work for Tess, energetic hygiene, bringing in chrysanthemums for fall, and (you guessed it) even more!

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This week co-hosts Natasha Levinger & Tess Whitehurst are joined by somatic therapist, nutritionist and herbalist Luis Mojica of Holistic Life Navigation for a thoughtful, engaging and nuanced discussion on ecogrief.  In the this discussion they talk about viewing the earth no differently than our bodies, what if our reaction is the problem, how separation causes pain, the entitlement inherent in human supremacy, the contradiction of living in the modern world, moral judgement of natural events, obsession with survivals, the problem of hopelessness, wanting "the masses" to change.

Plus, Tess thinks we're all such interesting monkeys!

In the usual weekly segments, Natasha & Tess talk about dealing with triggers, baggage parents on kids, removing resistance from forward movement, bringing in the light, coming into harmony with what is, Virgo season (!), recognizing the wisdom of your intuition, letting the feminine take over and more!

Tess is having an online book launch for her new book, The Self-Love Superpower, hosted by East West Books.  Head over to tesswhitehurst.com to pre-order today or learn more.

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Your co-hosts Tess Whitehurst & Natasha Levinger are so happy to welcome back Nicole Piar, the intuitive and creative force also known as Ghost Kitten Art.  In this inspiring interview, they talk about inadvertently removing the joy from work, getting off the proverbial treadmill, how difficult listening to your intuition can be, divine timing, times when the next step isn't on your to-do list, the self-care inherent in structure, listening to the rhythms of your creativity, how trauma responses can feel "safe" sometimes, and more.

In the usual weekly segments, Tess & Natasha discuss being tested on multiple fronts, facing loss head on, how we apply moral value to different emotions, cutting off from emotions, starting with a new therapist, letting go and calling on help, unintended consequences of spells, color magic, whether allergies have metaphysical meaning, turning off permissions, feeling into the energy you want to present, dancing your expansion, holding on loosely and more!

This Wednesday August 18, 2021, registration opens for the next round of Natasha's Inner Child Healing Course.  Visit highestlighthealing.com to learn more.

Tess is having an online book launch for her new book, The Self-Love Superpower, hosted by East West Books.  Head over to tesswhitehurst.com to pre-order today or learn more.

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Co-hosts Natasha Levinger & Tess Whitehurst, welcome special guest Nicholas Pearson.  Nicholas is acrystal & mineral expert and author of several books including the upcoming Flower Essences from the Witches Garden: Plant Spirits in Magickal Herbalism.  In the interview, they cover his childhood formed by a pursuit of knowledge, avoiding the hardness of the world by embracing the softness, making the divine personal, the "divine androgyne", how crystals connect to the divine feminine, the crystalline content of the human body, the connection between music, crystals, flower & humans, the heart as conductor of the crystalline field, piezoelectricity as metaphor for how crystals operate, and more.

In the usual weekly segments, Natasha & Tess also discuss parents putting their own issues on their kids, giving yourself the love and acceptance you may not have gotten earlier in life, uncoupling your self-worth from external factors, the entitlement of cis het men under the patriarchy, integrating all your feelings, deeply kind self-care, signs you're on the right track, resilience, and more!

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Co-hosts, Tess Whitehurst & Natasha Levinger, are absolutely delighted to welcome Elhoim Leafar, astrologer, dowser, traditional shaman, and author of Manifestation Magic: 21 Rituals, Spells, and Amulets for Abundance, Prosperity, and Wealth.  They talk about manifesting abundance in a spiritual way, Elhoim's journey to the United States, his beginnings in Union Square in NYC, culture-based limiting beliefs, exercise for rooting out "garbage thoughts", defining wealth & abundance for yourself, remaining open to new perspectives, and more!

In the usual weekly segment, Tess & Natasha cover angel lawyers, stage fright even when you have experience, not fighting with your personality traits, the volume of your inner critic, using friends to help you see yourself, basements as a representation of your sub-conscious, dealing with overwhelm, embracing all parts of the growth process, new moon rituals, and more.

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Your co-hosts, Natasha Levinger & Tess Whitehurst, are excited to welcome Mark Mezadourian, intuitive and angel & guide worker.  They dive deep into working with angels, covering such topics as removing worth & deserving from interactions with angels, what angels have to say about this period of time, how to start communicating with angels & guides, training your trust and communication muscles, the three types of guidance from angels, how angels want to make our world bigger, and more!

In the usual weekly segments, Natasha & Tess also cover, the power of the mind, the power of chemistry, counteracting the ego voice, Natasha's Harrowing Experience, setting up a new physical space with feng shui and other practices, clearing out old energy from a space, living the life you're here to live, not cherry picking your feelings, "allow, allow, allow", Lughnasadh this week, celebrating nature, getting used to being amazed, and even more.

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Your co-hosts Tess Whitehurst & Natasha Levinger talk elements in all their forms and powers with Ivo Dominguez, Jr., author of The Four Elements of the Wise.  They cover viewing the elements as both forces and beings, the planets as elements, making sure you're grounded when connecting to energetic realms, magnetizing to you what you don't have naturally, elements in the universe like organs in the body, the elements as our ancestors, earth as pattern rather than just form, and more!

In the usual weekly segments, Tess & Natasha talk about discomfort in Cancer seasons, being comfortable expressing emotions, intense growth and the crystallization of self-love, grounding to integrate, loving your past selves, feeling that your spirituality should preclude bad behavior, family curses, jinxing your manifestations, learning to live with uncertainty, upper limit problems, owning who you are, big manifestation rituals and, if you can believe it, much more.

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Co-hosts Natasha Levinger & Tess Whitehurst are happy to welcome Lara Veleda Vesta, author of Wild Soul Runes: Reawakening the Ancestral Feminine (among other books!).  They talk about the why of ancestral healing, not resonating with the dominant culture of your childhood, learning how to live with the earth and other humans, how to deal with ancestors you had a problematic relationship with, reincarnation and repetition in your lineage, Wyrd and Norn work, automatic writing and more!

In the usual weekly segments, Natasha & Tess cover the perception of time, deeper clarity after growth cycles, loving meanness, reaching out for support when you need it, learning to love yourself when you're imperfect (spoiler alert: that's all the time), loving people where they are, how Natasha & Tess got started in their work, how many crystals Natasha is grabbing during the show, letting go of responsibility that isn't yours, and (if you can believe it) even more!

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