Today makes the first reminder that summer’s almost over… Today is the first day of August and it marks the festival of Lughnasadh on the Pagan calendar — a holiday that foretells the end of the summer season. You don’t need to pack up your summer dresses right this minute, but this is a good time to start thinking less about your Summer Friday plans
May Day is more than just a day… it is the marking of a festival and a celebration of life Beltane honours Life. It represents the peak of Spring and the beginning of Summer. Earth energies are at their strongest and most active. All of life is bursting with potent fertility and at this point in the Wheel of the Year, the potential becomes conception.
How many people suffer in silence because they have learned (incorrectly) that asking for help is a sign of weakness? Dealing with illnesses of the mind, including mental illness and addiction (including food addiction and eating patterns), are tricky. When someone is sitting in a wheel chair, asking for help opening a door seems obvious. What if your “wheelchair” is invisible? What if your problems
A point of perfect balance on the journey through the Wheel of the Year. Night and day are of equal length and in perfect equilibrium – dark and light, masculine and feminine, inner and outer, in balance. But the year is now waxing and at this moment light defeats the dark. The natural world is coming alive, the Sun is gaining in strength and the
It’s Pancake Tuesday!! And a perfect day to enjoy carbs for a higher carb day. I found this recipe on MOMables.com and have made it a few times now with great success. There are a few ways to swap out some ingredients but the important elements are there. Serves: 10-12 4″ Pancakes Ingredients 1 cup gluten-free all-purpose flour 1 tablespoon ground flaxseed (flax meal) 2