Equinox, New Moon, Rituals and Ceremonies

Spring Ritual: Plant a Red Egg for New Intentions

Some rituals are complex with many steps, but I love this simple ritual using an egg and a tree to hold the intentions of birthing new beginnings. I love this for any time of new beginnings, and especially at the Spring Equinox (which this year falls on March 20th) or at a New Moon. For… Continue reading Spring Ritual: Plant a Red Egg for New Intentions

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Lunar Cycles, New Moon

Setting intentions at the New Moon… but when is that?

Wisdom from Grandmother Moon February 5th, 2019, 1.9% illumination, Waxing Crescent Setting intentions at the New Moon...  but when is the New Moon, and when do we set goals? Astronomers and astrologers provide detailed tables of the major moon phases: New Moon, First Quarter, etc. And many of us use these tables to plan our… Continue reading Setting intentions at the New Moon… but when is that?

Life Hacks

Does this path have heart?

Some folks like to make resolutions at the start of the calendar year. I gave up this practice some years ago but I do like to set intentions around Imbolc timing, which for me is early February (NH). I also use the Samhain/Yule period to reflect on what worked in the previous Wheel of the… Continue reading Does this path have heart?

Goals, Lunar Cycles, Moon Mná, New Moon, Pagan, Shamanism, Waxing Crescent, Wiccan, Witchy Ways

Set your intentions with the Waxing Crescent Moon

In our Journey with the Moon each month, the time of the New Moon is the rich fertile ground where the seeds of our ideas and intentions for the month are nurtured in our Inner Self. Today we can see the first glimmer of light on the Moon, and have reached the Waxing Crescent phase.… Continue reading Set your intentions with the Waxing Crescent Moon