If you’re hosting any event during the holidays, you know it can be a hectic and stressful time. Food might not have turned out as good, you might be tight on time with all the events, or you just might be overworked from increased holiday happenings. If you’re pretty much at the end of your rope, don’t panic, invite Hestia into your life.
Hestia is the goddess of hearth and home, and presides over family matters and preparation of meals. If you’re freaking out in the kitchen, Hestia can ease your nerves. If you’re stressed about an upcoming family reunion, she can give you the courage to maintain your cool. Hestia is the perfect goddess to call upon if you need more warmth and family in your life.
Are there any areas you might need help in this holiday season? Cooking, shopping, decorating, coordinating events… all these things require focus and planning. Light a candle for Hestia and know that you’ll have the cool head and confidence to carry out whatever project you’re undertaking.
Ikam is a freelance writer from South Florida. She received her Masters in Religious Studies in 2001, specializing in myth and ritual. She has worked with victims of crime and trauma and also has a Masters in Criminal Justice, which she got in 2008. Ikam is interested in spirituality, healing, health, and the paranormal. She loves writing about a wide variety of topics, including travel, entertainment, culture, and health. Ikam wants to be a part of the Cycle Harmony community in hopes she will help and inspire others to achieve their goals, as well as share ideas on women, spirituality, and healthy living.