Illuminating Stories - Blog

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.