Summer Solstice ~ BEE the sweetness

For to the bee the,  Flower is a fountain of life,  And to the flower a bee is a,  Messenger of love,
And to both, bee and flower,  The giving and receiving is,  A need and an ecstacy
Kahlil Gibran


For this Summer Solstice Celebration ~ I have chosen the bee as my focus. Because of their ability to create incredibly beautiful hurricanes below their wings their flight is one of life's little mysteries, amazing.

I LOVE bees and find their touch something to be cherished. They visit me every time I make Gemstone Organic cremes and although I always dream that they come just because they love my energy, most likely it is that they love the smells!

We have so much to learn from this small yet important insect ~ Albert Einstien said, "if the bee disappears off the surface of the Earth, man would have not more than 4 years to live" ~ why? Because of their vital and most important role in our ecosystem. 

I chose the Bee for this Sun celebration because they are believed to hold secret knowledge and are divine messengers. They symbolize brightness, personal power, the sun and community. To follow the bee is to discover your new destination. What better time to discover more of 'you' than under the warmth, and light of these special long days of summer.

Another interesting note, bee keepers know that at the time of the Summer Solstice the Queen Bee is said to move towards winter and the hive shifts and begins their preparation for colder weather coming. 

I begin to move toward my winter by gathering the sweetness of these long summer days, not forgetting to smell the flowers. And like the bee, I will collect the pollen and make honey for sharing.

Last night I stayed up late and at the moment of the Summer Solstice,3:04 am PST, I laid a picture of a bee at the center of the vision board that I will create for this celebration. Tonight I will complete my vision board for this time between the Summer & Winter Solstices...I will share it with you later. I encourage you to start a vision board ~ they are powerful and beautiful images to keep your dreams floating in your consciousness and subconsciousness. They can be simple, very simple. 

I end with this beautiful Gayati prayer:

You who are the source of all power, 
Whose rays illuminate the world,
Illuminate also my heart
So that it too can do Your work

As you say this prayer, visualize the sun's rays streaming forth into the world, entering your heart and then streaming out from your heart center and back into the world. The Sun is our Life Force.

And remember my sweet family ~ what you are striving to become in actuality is what, by nature, you already are. Bee conscious of your essence....let it shine like the sun and touch the world like a bee.

Busy as a BEE ~ and loving every minute,
Moon Mama

2 Responses


June 21, 2018

Thank you dear moon sister Martha ~ we have so much to learn from nature on how to live in balance. I appreciate your comment and love. Debra


June 21, 2018

Thank you for sharing this beautiful message it fills me with joy and warmth. I am very happy to know that bees are your focus and we need to work together to have them flourish again. They are sweet creatures and important to the planet.

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