This week, we celebrate Imbolg (IM - OLK) and the Celtic goddess Brighid, goddess of fertility, creativity, the forge (blacksmiths and smithing), light, and livestock. But exactly WHEN do we celebrate, you may ask!! Some celebrate on the fixed date of February 1st whilst others will celebrate on the astronomical Cross-Quarter date (see footnote) —… Continue reading Imbolc Blessings
Join Jackie Ladouceur and Della Ratcliffe on the Tuesday, November 29th at 10 AM Pacific Time (yes, it's the New Moon!) for an on-line exploration of the Women's Wisdom Wheel, a new spread using your favourite oracle or tarot cards. Each month, Grandmother Moon starts a new journey, giving us an opportunity for new beginnings… Continue reading Explore the Women’s Wisdom Wheel Spread with us on November 29th
Samhain is Coming! Kidding aside (and yes, I am a Game of Thrones fan, for those who recognize Jon Snow!), Samhain IS coming, representing the end of the Celtic year and the beginning of the New Year (the dark half of the year), the new Wheel of the Year... and the time of year when… Continue reading Samhain is coming!
Here in Vancouver, the Full Moon arrives tonight at 9:25 PM Pacific Time and is known to many as the Hunter's Moon. And like all Full Moons, it will rise shortly after sunset in the East. A glorious spectacle! It rises in the fire sign of Aries and then moves into Taurus the next morning at… Continue reading Aries Full Moon and the Mother Goddesses of Summer