In the spirit of our Summer print edition topic of "Alchemy" the following is an excerpt from contributor Mari Dew's new book, 40mantras40days, out now!

Mantra #22: "I Believe in Magic"

Today’s mantra was inspired by a walk in my woods that felt like a re-awakening to the magic that is all around us. When we are kids, the world is a magical place, and nothing is impossible. And yet somehow, as we grow up and get busy, we forget, and the world can lose its sparkle. Consider this your reminder that the magic is still there!

Your challenge for today is to allow the magic to come back in. Take time throughout your day to come into presence (close your eyes, connect with your breath, go within or escape into Nature) and repeat this mantra to yourself, silently or out loud:

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