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Your numerology cycles December 16 - 31

 "May you have the gladness of Christmas which is hope; The spirit of Christmas which is peace; The heart of Christmas which is love.” ~Ada V. Hendricks    The new year brings a...

How to dress on Halloween: Cassandra's psychic cycles October 16-31

"Corn and grain, corn and grain, All that falls shall rise again." ~harvest chant.  Above is just part of a chant sung by pagans this time of year.  I like it because it's really all about...

Your numerology cycles October 1 - 15

"I saw old autumn in the misty morn Stand shadowless like silence, Listening to silence." ~Thomas Hood.   Calculate Your Key Number

Fall fortunes: Your numerology cycles September 16 - 30

There comes a time when autumn asks: what have you been doing all summer?  It's hard to remember all of the things that happened this summer. It seemed endless and full of life. But – the season...

Your numerology cycles July 1-15

What's on the horizon for the month of June?

Face Off: Plastic Surgery- 0 Botox-10

"Dr. Shehla Ebrahim, of Ambleside Dermedics, confirms that I’m not the only one who prefers the pinprick of a needle to the knife," author Lynn Schnernberger writes.

AA Agnostica: alternative steps for recovery from addiction

Is it possible to have an effective addiction recovery plan that isn't faith-based?

Your numerology cycles May 16 - 31

"Green is the fresh emblem of well-founded hopes. In blue the spirit can wander, but in green it can rest." ~Mary Webb.   It never ceases to amaze me, how green Vancouver is, especially in...

Your numerology cycles for May 1 - 15

Spring is not the best of seasons. Cold and flu are two good reasons; Wind and rain and other sorrow, Warm today and cold tomorrow. ~Unknown.   At the time of this writing I am suffering from...

The Portland Hotel Society gets a stick for extravagant spending

I just couldn’t let this story go by without writing about it again. The long and short of it is that the higher (no pun intended) authorities of the Portland Hotel Society (PHS) and several of their...