About Kaitlin

Our big dream is to help transform the world we live in, into the something more we all know it can be, by helping people live a more spiritual and fulfilled life. At Modern Monks, we do our best to share helpful and actionable tips, strategies, advice, and practices that comes from looking at that greater truth inside all of us.

5 Ancient Divination Techniques That Can Illuminate Your Path

Halloween is a wonderful time of year. And with it comes all the fun of costumes, candy, and fantastic movie marathons.

But if you’re like us, you also appreciate the more cultural aspects of Halloween.

All over the world different cultures are celebrating ancient traditions, some of which have been around for hundreds of years.

And one of the most common traditions that people observe during this time is self-divination.

But doesn’t divination have to do with stuff […]

By |2018-05-31T14:47:14-07:00October 29th, 2015|Spiritual Practices|0 Comments

5 Halloween Traditions From Around The World

Halloween has all the potential to be a fantastic time of year, filled with spices, apples, candles, and pumpkin EVERYTHING. In fact, I’m sure you could get pumpkin toothpaste if you looked hard enough.

But we’re not complaining! Who could live without the pumpkin spice lattes and candles and jack-o-lanterns?

But even more than the spices and pumpkins, Halloween is exciting because it carries such an air of mysticism; an air of magic.

And we here in the […]

By |2018-05-31T15:15:23-07:00October 27th, 2015|Culture|0 Comments

5 Positive Phrases That Might Be Holding You Back (And What You Can Do To Fix Them)

Everyone has a mantra or phrase that they tell themselves when life gets tough.

“Keep your chin up!” “You can do it!” “Take it one step at a time.”

There are also those little thought bubbles that aren’t quite as inspirational.

“Come on, get it right!” “Don’t be such a loser!” “Don’t mess up!”

Most of the time we recognize the difference between positive and negative self-talk. And most of us try to stay on the more positive side.

But […]

By |2018-06-11T20:30:09-07:00October 1st, 2015|Life Advice|0 Comments