Rituals and Ceremonies, Wheel of the Year

The Magic of the Equinox: a transformative step in the Spiral Dance of the Year

The Equinox arrives today, on September 22nd at 1:02 PM Pacific Time / 20:02 UTC. For those in the Northern Hemisphere, this Equinox marks the astronomical start of Autumn and is known by many in the Pagan or Wiccan communities as Mabon, as Alban Elfed (Light of the Water) in Druid communities, and as Cónacht Fómhair (or Meán Fómhair) in Irish Gaelic For those… Continue reading The Magic of the Equinox: a transformative step in the Spiral Dance of the Year

Lunar Cycles, Rituals and Ceremonies, Soul Work

Soul Work for the Waning Moon: The Gift of Time

Wisdom from Seanmháthair Gealach (Grandmother Moon) Although we are still basking in the energy of yesterday's Full Moon, Lunar Eclipse,  and Lunar Lughnasadh, LaLuna continues to move in her cycle and has started to move away from the midpoint of fullness and is now starting to very gently wane towards her Dark/New phase. In this… Continue reading Soul Work for the Waning Moon: The Gift of Time

Divination Techniques & Tools, Lunar Cycles, Soul Work

Reconnecting to the Inner Fire of our Authentic Self

The Full Moon in Capricorn is a few days away on Saturday, July 8th at 9:06 PM Pacific Time. This Waxing part of LaLuna's journey has been so powerful and intense for me... and I sense that the Waning Phase will be equally as powerful. My theme for this month's lunar journey is Authentic Self… Continue reading Reconnecting to the Inner Fire of our Authentic Self

Lunar Cycles, Rituals and Ceremonies, Soul Work

Preparing for your New Moon journey with a gentle Water Release Ritual

Wisdom from Seanmháthair Gealach (Grandmother Moon) Dark Moon Waning Crescent, Day 29 of the lunar journey Tomorrow we enter a new cycle with Grandmother Moon... new beginnings, new energy, new goals, a new journey. And this is the last New Moon before the Solstice on Wednesday, June 21 at 04:24 UTC (Tuesday, June 20, 2017… Continue reading Preparing for your New Moon journey with a gentle Water Release Ritual

Lunar Cycles, Soul Work

Passionate Transformation with the New Moon in Taurus

Wisdom from Seanmháthair Gealach (Grandmother Moon) New Moon in Taurus arrived at 5:16 AM Pacific Time Day 1 of the lunar journey Our Theme for this month: Passionate Transformation. Love Your Self New Moon Wisdom: first, pause & reflect We are in that wonderful time of new beginnings... a New Moon today and Beltaine (the… Continue reading Passionate Transformation with the New Moon in Taurus

Lunar Cycles, Rituals and Ceremonies, Witchy Ways

A Tea Ritual for the Quarter Moon

Wisdom from Seanmháthair Gealach (Grandmother Moon) Day 7, First Quarter Moon, in Cancer 🌓🌗 Today (Monday, April 3rd) at 11:39 AM Pacific time, Grandmother Moon reached the First Quarter mark in her monthly journey around Mother Earth. The Moon is in Cancer during this transition . . . you may feel stronger emotions, a need… Continue reading A Tea Ritual for the Quarter Moon

Wheel of the Year

Restoring with the Balsamic Moon

Wisdom from Seanmháthair Gealach (Grandmother Moon) Day 25, Balsamic Moon  🌘  🌒 There are just a few more days until our next new journey with the Moon begins. The New Moon phase begins on Sunday, February 26th at 6:58 AM Pacific Time, and will be in Pisces. . . an emotional time -- especially in… Continue reading Restoring with the Balsamic Moon