• The Magical Cauldron

    The cauldron is one of the items that are most familiar and easily recognizable as a ‘witch’ or ‘pagan’ object. Cauldrons, however, are a symbol found in many cultures. Cauldrons are closely associated with the hearth. In some Pagan traditions,…

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    Ostara – The Spring Equinox

    Ostara is the Pagan celebration of the Spring Equinox in the Northern Hemisphere. This year, Ostara falls on March 20th. The festival celebrates the end of the dark days, into the fresh, new lighter days of Spring. A common theory…

  • Candle burning in dark Imbolc

    Imbolc

    Imbolc also called Imbolg, Candlemas and Brigid’s Day is a traditional Gaelic festival. Traditionally held February 1st or 2nd.  Some practitioners wait to celebrate the Sabbat until the sun reaches 15 degrees in Aquarius (around February 5th). Personally, I’m not…

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    Introduction to Home Altars

    Home Altars come in all forms and have varied uses. They can be the focus of a ceremony or ritual, a place for daily reflection, or a place to give thanks to the energies we work with on a daily…