Today is the day to make your offerings to the earth. Here in Texas, the signs of Spring have been growing rapidly the last month or so. Bluebonnets and Indian paintbrushes are everywhere along the sides of the roads. Butterflies are all over our backyard. Flowers are blooming, the trees are filled with leaves, and… Continue reading Ostara: Springing Forward with New Life
Happy Imbolc, friends. We are midway through Winter and Spring is around the corner (much closer here in Texas). Now is the best time to cuddle close to family and to connect with the things that make you feel at home. Now is the time to learn patience (for those of us without it) and… Continue reading Imbolc Blessings, Friends! Winter is Half Over!
“Cold and dark this time of year, the earth lies dormant, awaiting the return of the sun, and with it life. Far beneath the frozen surface a heartbeat waits, until the moment is right to spring. As the earth grows colder, the winds blow faster, the fire dwindles smaller, and the rains fall harder, let… Continue reading Blessed Yule & Happy Solstice
On March 1, 2018 for one week, I will finally get to visit the birthplace of my husband. That’s right. Jake and I are finally going on a honeymoon and we’re going to the place he first called home: Iceland. It’ll be the first time I’ve ever left the country and one of my biggest… Continue reading Crossing Off a Bucket List Item: Iceland 2018!
Happy International Women’s Day! I’m actually more fond of what they refer to it elsewhere: International Women’s Rights Day, but regardless of what it’s called, this is a wonderful day to celebrate the amazing women in our lives that have inspired and motivated us. I have a lot of personal female heroes. So many that… Continue reading Happy International Women’s Day! A List of My Personal Heroines!