Illuminating Stories - Blog

All Healing Services are Now Donation-Based!
Since being called on this path almost two years ago, I went through a massive transformation in how I viewed our material world.  The Spirit World has so lovingly shown me that it's possible to be happy and fulfilled without...
Happy New Year!
Happy New Year! May 2021 bring you blessings, love, good health, abundance, joy, and continual expansion towards your highest purpose ✨🙏🏼💚.Thought I’d share what I’ve released in 2020 and what I’m welcoming and integrating in 2021. The font’s tiny, so...
With Gratitude- THANK YOU
Thank you for connecting with me this year- it’s been a humbling journey filled with so many ups and downs and I continue to grow each day. This year has been challenging for so many of us, and to those...
About the Spirit World: Who Are They?
Hello Everyone, Here’s another YouTube video I didn’t get to share here on my blog.  I’m not sure when I’ll be resuming my upload schedule but I look forward to resuming my Therapeutic Thursday's and Storytime Saturday's in the near...
Coming to You Soon: Hypnosis!
Believe You Can, and You Will.  Today marks a very special milestone for me- 16 months and 300 hours of Hypnosis training later- I passed my final exam and am now a Certified Master Hypnotist! It completes my third and...
Energy Update: Self-Expression
Anyone else been feeling the pull towards exploring interests outside of work lately?  I've been really pondering and getting lost in how so much of our lives revolve around our work.  How so much of our identities are tied to...
My Shamanic Awakening Experience
On 3/9/2019, the most surreal experience changed my life as I knew it forever.  In this video, I walk you through high level events leading up to my shamanic awakening experience, what that experience was like, and how I was...
Life Update- We Moved!
The past three months has truly been a blur.  The way things fall into place even in the most challenging circumstances is truly incredible.  We knew at the end of 2019 that it was time for us to relocate back...
How Reiki Changed My Life
Did you know that Reiki is now being offered at major hospitals and care centers?  Johns Hopkins, Mayo Clinic, and Cleveland Clinic to just name a few.My first experience with Reiki happened spontaneously.  I was at a point in my...
Remembering My Father
Today marks three years since my father's passing. I feel like each year since his departure has brought so much change, lessons, growth, and blessings. The past year has challenged me the greatest, but also allowed me to release all...
Welcome, I'm Anna
I'm Anna, and I've always been able to see, hear, and feel the unseen world as a child, until I learned to block it out as a teenager when it got too overwhelming.  I never really spoke about to anyone, out of fear of judgment and my need to fit into a normal life.  I think there was a part of me that hoped this was all normal, and that's why no one really talked about it.