Everyday Magic and Sacred Self-Care

Everyday Magic and Sacred Self-Care

Category: Wheel of the Year

Vegan Recipe Roundup for Mabon

Vegan Recipe Roundup for Mabon

Mabon is the second of our fall harvest festivals and the foods available at this time of year are fresh and abundant. Oftentimes referred to as the “Pagan Thanksgiving” this is a wonderful time to cook up a harvest feast for family, friends, or neighbors. […]

The Wheel of the Year: Mabon

The Wheel of the Year: Mabon

Now is the time of the Autumn Equinox, traditionally celebrated as the second harvest festival, or Sabbat of the Fall Feast (midway between Lammas and Samhain). Twin to the Spring Equinox it’s a time of balance again, only now we move from light into darkness on or […]

Lammas Gratitude Ritual

Lammas Gratitude Ritual

With Lammas falling at the beginning of August it is a wonderful time to perform a gratitude ritual. We are celebrating the first of the fall harvests (followed by Mabon, then Samhain) and it is time to give thanks for the abundance in our life. […]

Vegan Recipe Roundup for Lammas

Vegan Recipe Roundup for Lammas

Lammas (or “Loaf Mass”) is the first of the fall harvest festivals and celebrates the grain harvest. Also known as Lughnasadh it falls halfway between the summer solstice and autumn equinox. Ancient customs became passed down and Christianized through the centuries, but the focus remains […]

The Wheel of the Year: Lammas or Lughnasadh

The Wheel of the Year: Lammas or Lughnasadh

Lammas occurs in the beginning of August and is regarded as the first of the three Harvest festivals. This is the Sabbat when we gather and give thanks for the first corn or grain of the season, which includes all cereal crops such as wheat, […]

Wheel of the Year: Litha

Wheel of the Year: Litha

Occurring on or about June 21st in the Northern Hemisphere, Litha (or Midsummer/Summer Solstice)  is a time when the Sun is at its height of power. This is the longest day and shortest night of the year when we celebrate the Earth in its peak […]

Wheel of the Year: Beltane

Wheel of the Year: Beltane

Beltane is the last of the three spring fertility festivals (preceded by Imbolc and Ostara) and is regarded as one of the most important Sabbats of the year. Landing midway between the spring equinox and midsummer solstice this cross-quarter festival traditionally marked the arrival of […]

Ostara Seed Blessing Ritual

Ostara Seed Blessing Ritual

We have reached the point of the year when Spring is in full swing! Time to get outside and perform a simple garden seed blessing. This is an easy Ostara ritual that you can do over the seeds that will be planted or the sprouts […]

The Wheel of the Year: Ostara

The Wheel of the Year: Ostara

The spring or vernal equinox takes place on or about March 21st and has been celebrated throughout history as a time of renewal and rebirth. This Sabbat is one of rejoicing in all life. The balance of the Earth and Sun are at one with […]

Imbolc Magic

Imbolc Magic

Imbolc marks the mid-point between the darkest night of Winter at Yule and the point of the perfect balance of night and day during Spring Equinox (Ostara). The life-force of the earth is awakening and stirring with the promise of renewal and rebirth. Now is […]