START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

articles by: Cait Johnson

Why Buy Organic Flowers?

Many of us will be buying or sending flowers for Mother's Day. There are very real and important reasons why organically-grown flowers are the best choice. According to Organic Bouquet, growing flo…


Uses for Fallen Leaves

If you have trees on your property, it is inevitable that you'll soon have fallen leaves to deal with at this time of year. When many of us were children, we loved to jump in great piles of them, o…


8 Beauty Tips with Strawberries

By Cait Johnson, author of Earth, Water, Fire, and Air (Skylight Paths, 2003). Have we ever picked a luscious crop of strawberry beauty tips for you! Those pretty little berries do more than ju…


Spring Equinox Celebrations

The vernal equinox celebrates the balance of light and dark. At this equinox, a shift takes place from the earth energy of winter to the airiness of spring. From the cold darkness of earth and stone a…


What is a Truly Beautiful Body?

There is no “supposed to be” in bodies. The question is not size of shape or years of age, or even having two of everything for some do not. But the wild issue is, does this body feel, does it have ri…


2 Winter Solstice Projects

Each solstice falls upon the ecliptic midway between the equinoxes, when the sun reaches that midway point, generally about June 21 and December 21. Winter Solstice on December 21 is the shortest …


Savory Winter Solstice Pie

This hearty supper pie can be made with just about anything you have on hand, but it bakes up into such a festive-looking dish. Topped with golden crust or creamy mashed potatoes, Savory Winter So…


Nature’s Harvest Table 5 Ways

One of the most beloved holiday traditions in my family is foraging together for beautiful elements from nature to decorate our table. Bringing the season indoors just feeds our souls, and there is no…


Decorating How-to: Bringing Autumn Magic In

There's nothing more luscious than inviting nature indoors in the fall: The brilliant colors of autumn make our homes feel deliciously warm and cozy as the weather turns cooler. Changing leaves, swags…


The Magic of Costumes

There is actually a very deep and positive magic in costume: by choosing to embody certain qualities, we call them forth from our inner selves and invite them into our lives in a very real way. A cost…


about Cait Johnson

Cait Johnson, MFA, is the author of six books, including Earth, Water, Fire, and Air: Essential Ways of Connecting to Spirit, Witch in the Kitchen, Celebrating the Great Mother and Tarot Games. She has been a counselor for more than 20 years, and teaches workshops on seasonal elemental approaches to self-healing, conscious eating, and soul-nurturing creativity.

meet our writers

Joe Baker, Care2

Joe Baker is VP of Causes and Advocacy for Care2. Joe oversees Care2's campaigns with its nonprofit partners. Previously, Joe worked for Amnesty... more

people are talking


Thanks Editors. Cute, but frustrating for the kitten I sure.

Well, I find it hard to stop myself from telling a beautiful woman that she is beautiful...

great article

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!