Mercury Retrograde is here, and it's always a period of time that we dread. You might be wondering; is there anything good about it? How can I get through it?
Well, that's what we're here for. We're going to give you tips and tricks to get you through it, all the way until June 22nd, when you can sigh a breath of relief.
Mercury Retrograde meaning
The next Mercury Retrograde will fall in Gemini Season.
As Geminis ruling planet is Mercury, 2021's summer Mercury Retrograde will feel a little bit more intense than usual. This is especially true for any of you who have Gemini placements in your chart.
So what should you expect in the next Mercury Retrograde?
Some Mercury Retrograde effects could be the return of exes, communication mishaps, and disorganisation. There are ways to combat this daunting time, though.
Mercury Retrograde is really known for its ability to cause chaos. So, you need to double-check everything, make lists, set intentions.
Decision-making skills may just be affected, which makes writing everything down all the more important.
Tarot cards can offer solace to many, this is especially true during Mercury Retrograde.
Sometimes we need to be given direction and help - which is exactly what tarot cards are for. If things begin to seem a little lost, your tarot cards will provide guidance in love, career, money, spirituality, and your general life path.
This Weekly Tarot Reading & Checklist Planner allows you to plan your weeks with more intention, which will undoubtedly help you during a time where communication and transmissions are affected.
The purpose of this checklist and planner is to help you plan your weeks with the assistance of your spirit guides. By completing a tarot or oracle reading each week, you can set the intention to head into the week more prepared and guided.
Mercury retrograde really forces us to slow down - this could be through something like a broken computer or phone, or plans just not coming into fruition. While this is understandably frustrating, you should surrender to these forced slowdowns, and allow yourself to accept change and maybe even turmoil.
Living in such a fast-paced society, it can actually be refreshing to accept moments of inactivity. Take a bath (with intention), take a moment, and take a break. Use Selene's Light Handmade Artisanal Soap to help enjoy a deep slumber.
Everything can feel quite overwhelming, so a big clean-up will make you feel so much better.
If you're anything like us, you'll have so much stuff and not enough room or space for it all. This storage bench helped us upkeep our witchy decor but also offers a really great storage solution.
Mercury Retrograde can really affect communication with people. Make sure that you reach out to people, are extra kind to everybody, and triple check every message and email for typos and mistakes.
As we mentioned earlier, lists can really help you keep on top of these things. Even better when it's written in a beautiful notebook.
Mercury Retrograde isn't all doom and gloom, it can be a time to reflect on yourself, your relationships, and your work. If you're feeling brave, it can be the perfect time to try something new.
Perhaps this could be a new hobby or even a new look. For instance, if you've always wanted to wear something new, Mercury Retrograde 2021 is a perfect time.
Just be nice to yourself. Electronic meltdowns, travel cancellations, and wrong decisions might feel like the end of the world, but they're not.
Get a colouring book and take a break from any catastrophes. You'll be okay.
Mercury Retrograde happens three or four times every year - we got through it all those years, and we'll get through this one.