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Christmas Continuing

a newsletter article — slightly belated

Keep celebrating, because it’s still Christmas!
As I write this on December 30, it’s still Christmas. As you read this in early January, it will still be Christmas. 583 more words

Halfway to Spring

I started doing a little bit of prep work this week for Candlemas, or as it is affectionately known in my house, Half Winter.

February 2 marks the halfway point between winter and spring. 254 more words


The Light of The Goddess

A Potpourri of Candlemas Folklore from Continental Europe

Candlemas is a feast of light. The phase of daylight is perceptibly longer, and in Catholic Churches all over the world candles and wax tapers, which the women of the community have brought with them to church, are blessed during the ritual. 1,781 more words


How to Celebrate Imbolc

There are many ways you can utilize when deciding how to celebrate Imbolc this February 1st. Imbolc is very much a light holy day in terms of the Neopagan Wheel of the Year. 558 more words

All About Wicca

Rosca de Reyes

One of my favorite pastimes back in Canada was baking. I delighted in trying new recipes and always had a freezer filled with a variety of squares and cookies. 371 more words

When to take the Christmas decorations down? Or When Christmas used to last until February!

Many people are back at work or at least thinking of doing so whilst for me, this is actually my first day off of Christmas and it is sooooo nice!   756 more words