MMA writes: “One of our relatives brings a deck of cards called ‘Trust Your Vibes’ by Sonia Choquette to every family get together. She calls them angel cards & is very insistent about wanting to do cards to “help” everyone. This has been the cause of much anxiety for us. I have already said how I feel about this. Is there any more we can say to her to make it clearer?”
GSM writes: “I was recently introduced to this site for wellness and inspiration, but it has hints of meditation and new age. Do you know anything about this? It’s called Mindvalley Academy.”
LR writes: “Our 10 yr old grand daughter attends Catholic school and apparently the series Spirit Animal has been available for the students to peruse. She has purchased and is reading one of these books. Personally I feel she could be reading much more edifying literature and have expressed this to her parent. Can these books and games be dangerous and is there more I can or should do?”
LT writes: “I just spent the last half hour talking to my 18 year old son about lucid dreaming. For the past week, he has been consumed about it…reading articles, watching videos of people who are involved in lucid dreaming, etc. . . .
The rich and famous just can’t fine enough ways to waste their money! Now they’re sinking major amounts of cash into the latest New Age snake oil known as “energy adjustments”.
PB asks: “I noticed the Disney Junior TV series called “Sophia the First.” She becomes a princess when her mother marries a king. There is a royal sorcerer and Sophia wears an amulet around her neck. There are also Sophia dolls, etc. Could you let me know if this show is harmless and okay to view or should we discourage this for our children.”
JL asks: “I was given a very pretty crystal ball as a gift. I don’t want to use it and don’t know how to use it and have no intentions of learning how to use it. Its just a pretty object. Any harm in keeping it as an art object?”