Samhain Festivities

Samhain marks the end of the harvest season and the beginning of the colder seasons. Known as one of the fire festivals, Samhain falls between the autumn equinox and the winter solstice. It’s seen as a time for remembrance, as many believe the veil between the physical world and the spirit world is thin, allowingContinue reading “Samhain Festivities”

the summer solstice

Litha, also known as the summer solstice, is the longest day of the year, and to celebrate, I usually make a fruit salad for my family and roast marshmallows over a fire in the evening. This years solstice fell on Fathers Day, and my family had a cookout with our relatives instead, so my plansContinue reading “the summer solstice”

Last Minute Beltane Plans

When Beltane arrives each spring, the May Queen arises from her winters sleep, and does battle with the Crone. She fights off the Queen of Winter, sending her away for another six months, so that the earth can be abundant once more. Correspondences: colours: red, yellow, blue, white crystals: citrine, amber, moonstone herbs: mint, thyme,Continue reading “Last Minute Beltane Plans”