Tap into the energy of winter’s stillness to stop, pause, and listen to the wise whispers of your soul and ask: what’s my soul singing for? As we move through December and approach the Winter Solstice and the shortest day (on 22 December this year) we are in the darkest time of the year, here in the northern hemisphere.
May I ask you a question? …How do you mother yourself? Do you even mother yourself? I’m asking this because as I write, at the start of August, we’re at Lammas. Lammas, in the Celtic Wheel of the Year, is
Beltane Blessings to you! And welcome to the blossoming time of the year! At this time of blooming and blossoming and the strengthening sun and longer days, nature offers us a feast for the senses. And this is how this
Blessings of the Spring Equinox to you! (Or blessings of the autumn equinox of falling away and letting go if you’re in the Southern hemisphere…) Welcome to this point of balance in the year! And welcome to the returning and
Spring is really on its way now here in the Northern Hemisphere (while the wheel of the year is turning to autumn shades for my Southern Hemisphere-dwelling friends). It’s a time of transition. Here in the UK daffodils are flowering.
Imbolc blessings to you! The 1st/2nd February is Imbolc*: the ancient festival of reawakening. The worst of winter is – perhaps! – behind us in the Northern Hemisphere; the days are noticeably lengthening; bulbs are pushing through and snowdrops are
✨ Winter Solstice Blessings to you dear one ✨ At this time of Winter Solstice – a time when the sun stands still – I offer you these words as an invitation to embrace and harness the energy of this time of
As we move into this darkest phase of the year here in the northern hemisphere, it can sometimes feel challenging. You might grieve the loss of the sunny days of summer. You might find that your energy levels are all
Early February. How does it feel to you? Have you noticed the slightly longer daylight hours and a subtle but perceptible strengthening of the sun’s rays? Can you feel the sap rising? 2nd February (as well as being my birthday!)
This year I’ve been living differently. I’ve been recognising and honouring the cyclic nature of life, and of life as a woman. I’ve been attentive to the seasons as they change. I’ve been marking the old Celtic Festivals of the