We’ve all been there, you’ve just spent the night before celebrating and ringing in the exciting energy of the new year and it’s New Years Day and your sat there fizzing with excitement, scribbling down your resolutions in your journal with childlike enthusiasm. Fast forward a few weeks and those resolutions you made are a long lost memory and despite the first few days of unfaltering dedication, you are back to square one. Living out your same old habits and working from the same old belief system, witnessing the same reality. However, you can make 2022 the year you changed this repetitive pattern once and for all. This year start flowing with the universe and ease towards bringing your goals to fruition. Whether you are a seasoned pro or an absolute beginner, working with crystals has the potential to superpower your intentions. Crystals can help you to hold your vision, bring you motivation, raise your vibration and energy to name but a few benefits. Each crystal has its own unique properties so we have put together the following guide to help you discover which is the most supportive crystal to work with to make your new year dreams a reality.
Goal: I want to feel more self love or I want to find a loving partner or I want to have a more positive relationship with my existing partner
Calling more love into your life, whether for yourself or for another is an incredible goal. Loving yourself can be a journey so it is important to remain compassionate towards yourself. Any steps you make, no matter how small in the direction of love are sure to bring more blessings and happiness into your life. Work with the healing and nurturing properties of Rose Quartz which will aid you in embracing and loving your true self. Rose Quartz is like a huge hug. It’ll ground you and slow everything down, helping you mellow out and be kind and compassionate to yourself. This stone helps you stay in the present moment, to overcome any negative habits, blocks or limiting beliefs that may arise. This stone will also allow you to see things more clearly in your romantic relationships which can be an incredibly healing perspective. This beautiful crystal works great with the heart chakra and will help you attract love into your life.
Goal: I want to feel more peace and calm
The last few years have been particularly challenging for most and as a result, many people are facing increased levels of anxiety and stress. This frazzled state can be demobilising and creating space to experience more calm and serenity in your life helps to draw more peaceful energies into your reality in 2022. To avoid becoming overwhelmed with this task allow yourself to heal gently with the calming properties of Amethyst, it will help to soothe your soul with clarity and calm. This stunning, rich purple crystal enhances control of our emotions, promoting a balanced mind. It reminds us that our sensitivities – when harnessed – can become our greatest allies. It can also have the ability to help silence the incessant chatter of our minds to allow space to create internal peace.
Goal: I want to earn more money or I want to pay off my debt or I want more abundance in my life
There is abundance all around us, however, sometimes when we are operating from scarcity it can feel hard to obtain and our reality leaves us always wanting more. Know that abundance is our birthright, we were born into an abundant universe to experience and enjoy all it has to offer. Shift your reality this year by working with the optimistic energies of Citrine, which aids in increasing your confidence to allow you to embark boldly in the direction of a new beginning. This sunshine yellow crystal is all about success: Financial, professional or personal. Much like the sun burning through grey clouds, Citrine burns off negativity and allows for the abundance to come flowing in.
Goal: I want to find my souls purpose
Do you have a burning desire to live in alignment with what your soul wants? Perhaps you feel you should be helping more people or feeling more passion in your day-to-day life. Whatever the motivation finding and living your soul’s purpose can be the key that unlocks a flood of blessings and abundance to enter your physical reality. To help gain clarity on finding out what your soul’s purpose is work with Garden Quartz which helps to give you enlightenment so you can become aware of your soul calling. Garden Quartz is also known as Lodalite it is a manifestation stone that will help you to understand your path in life and help guide you down it whilst you realise your deepest held dreams and desires.
Goal: I want to enhance my spiritual gifts or I want to grow spiritually
Spirituality and spiritual practices can mean different things to different people, for some it can look like living in the present moment. For others, it can be sharing love with those around them, or perhaps meditating daily to connect to the higher realms. No matter what spirituality means to you, and no matter the spiritual practice you perform there is always room for growth to help you along your path. Work with the nurturing properties of Selenite to help with self-reflection and connecting with the divine. Selenite works with the third eye and crown chakra and is all about helping you tune into your intuition helping you to feel calm and more balanced so that you can access your channels of inspiration. This high vibrational stone allows you to flood your energy field with light, clarity and calm, enabling you to transport to a higher state of consciousness.
We hope that you found this guide useful and wish you the best year yet!