Can you feel it? The sun is getting stronger and the days are getting longer once more! After Yule, the cycle of the seasons moves on back towards the light and promise of spring. This is Imbolc. In my native Vermont, … [Read more...] about What is Imbolc?
Spirituality & Inspiration
God Jul & Seasons Greetings! December has arrived and with it the promise of new life and return of the sun at Yule! The days may be getting ever shorter and ever darker, but Yule is right around the corner and that is … [Read more...] about What is Yule?
The days are quickly getting shorter and shorter. Mornings come later, and evenings come before the afternoon has ended. Now is the dark time of the year. The dark time of the year is the perfect time to look inward, and to … [Read more...] about 5 Things You Can Learn From the Dark Time of the Year
The fall & Thanksgiving season is the perfect time to take stock of your life and be thankful for all the things you have. Day to day life and troubles make it hard to remember the things you are thankful for. The fall … [Read more...] about A Simple Ritual of Thanks
The holiday season is quickly approaching. That means holiday stress is building too! The holidays may be all about fun, family, and togetherness, but there is still ample amounts of stress that can fall on your shoulders. … [Read more...] about How to Release Holiday Stress with Soothing Self Care
All around us, the impact of climate change is being felt. You choose to live as softly upon the earth as possible, but there's always that doubt, that niggling feeling that says, "Yes, but you could be doing so much more! … [Read more...] about How to Fight Sustainable Living Overwhelm & Envy
The golden rays of the sun filter through multicolored leaves to the forest floor. The forest floor is covered with dropped leaves, some recent, others dull and bleached from past falls. The smell of decaying leaves hangs in … [Read more...] about What is Mabon?
It's hard to believe I've been in Japan for about two weeks now. Today marks a week since moving into my new living quarters. It's a brand new town home with a tiny yard. It has white walls, is modernly designed, and no … [Read more...] about A Simple Cleansing Ritual for A Blissful Home
A nervous and excited college freshman sat through an orientation lecture. Before her on the desk was a piece of paper asking for housing selections. She selected her first, second and third choices and prepared to hand it … [Read more...] about In Steps Fate: Thoughts on Trusting Your Path in Life
Midsummer. Litha. St. John's Day. Summer Solstice. It's known by many names, and celebrated by many traditions and religions. Whatever you call it and however you celebrate Midsummer, it marks the beginning of summer. … [Read more...] about What is Midsummer?