Midsummer is approaching and I'm loving that the days are getting longer and longer! As a pagan, sun worship is a very important practice. Ancient pagans would honored the sun during the eight festivals of the year, as they recognized the sun as a provider and sustainer of life. But the importance of the sun… Continue reading Crystal Pairing – Crystals of Solar Energy
Greetings witches and mystics. It's that time again... another full moon! This full moon falls on Sunday, April 29th. Known by Native tribes as the "Pink Moon", it gets its name due to the wild ground phlox, a pink flower that blooms during the month of April. Spiritually, the Pink Moon signifies rebirth and renewal. New… Continue reading Full Moon of April 2018
March 31st marks the full moon. Wait, didn’t we already have a full moon in March? That’s right! This will be March’s second full moon (also known as a Blue Moon). And just because these two full moons are in the same month doesn’t mean the energies of this second full moon are comparable to… Continue reading Full Moon of March 2018
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Sunday, December 3rd is the full moon for the month. Known as the "Long Night Moon" it gets its name because the nights are at their longest during this time. With the night symbolizing a time of mystery and reflection, this is a night to meditation and tap into your intuition and inner wisdom. This… Continue reading Long Night Moon – Full Moon of December
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On November 3rd, we shall experience the full moon of the month, otherwise known as the Beaver Moon. In the past, this was the time to set beaver traps before the swamps froze, to ensure a supply of warm winter furs. Another interpretation suggests that the name Full Beaver Moon comes from the fact that… Continue reading The Beaver Moon – Full Moon of November
Samhain is probably the biggest holiday for Wiccans and Pagans alike. Celebrated on October 31st, it is an ancient festival that gave origin to what we know today as 'Halloween'. Samhain is a Celtic Festival. Known as "Summer's End", it marks the end of summer and the harvest season. It is the half way point… Continue reading Kitchen Witch – Seven Foods for Celebrating Samhain
The Full Moon of October falls on Thursday the 5th this year. This year, the full moon of October will be the "Harvest Moon". The Harvest Moon is the full moon that is closest to the Autumn Equinox. Harvests are a symbolic time of productivity and reaping the benefits of our labor. It is through… Continue reading The Harvest Moon – Full Moon of October