Category: Retrograde

Venus Retrograde- a survival guide…

Continuing my mini-series of key planetary aspects for 2017… Venus turns retrograde every 2½ years. 2017 happens to be one of those years. Venus is about love and relationships, but she’s also about pleasure – and the things that bring…

Saturn Direct: learning your lesson

    Saturn has been retrograde since mid March. During this time we should have all been using the time wisely to get our Saturn shit together. Saturn constricts rather than expands (which is why many astrologers see Saturn transits…

Mercury Retrograde: A retrospective…

As you’re probably aware (especially if you follow my instagram and have been inundated with pics of pools and foot selfies) I’ve been on holiday in Bali for the past two weeks. The timing couldn’t ben more perfect and coincided…

Don’t Stop Thinking About Tomorrow

Jupiter Direct A few years ago I read a story in MindFood magazine about adventurer Jamie Fitzgerald. Jamie and Kevin Biggar were in this 5000km transatlantic rowing race in 2003 (I know, the “why” question occurred to me too…) when…

Here we go again…Surviving and Thriving when Mercury is Retrograde

  I have this theory the fall out from Mercury retrogrades hits us because we need to slow down. Computer breakdowns, delays, mixed messages- they stop us in our tracks. By making us vulnerable, by instigating meltdowns (of any description)…

Something about Bin Night…and Pluto Retrograde

Pluto Retrograde So anyways, I have a purge planned for this long weekend. Partly it’s because I should be painting, but mostly because it feels as though our house just needs a good detox. I’m fortunate to have plenty of…