Summer Solstice Oak King and Green Woman

The Oak King and The Green Woman The Summer Solstice, also known as Midsummer and Litha, has been celebrated by various cultures all around the world for millennia. The longest day and the shortest night of the year is a celebration of the sun.  In the Northern hemisphere everything is green and growing as we […]

June 20 : The Magicks held within a Solstice Full Moon

Within my Crystal Skull newsletter there was a great link to an article holding the magicks of this auspicious astrological event.  Below is a reblog of that article, which can be found at it’s original source at: Forever Consciousness The summer solstice is a potent time of fertility, celebration and self-expression. It is a time…

Faerie Attraction Garden

A Magickal Faerie Attraction Garden It’s twilight, the magickal time between day and night. A pale pink full moon ascends and illuminates this special garden. Those tiny colourful stars floating over the picket fence are the faerie folk, assembling for an evening’s frolic. To plant a garden that will attract faeries, be sure to include […]

What’s Your Sign? June and July Birthdays

Druid Tree Lore – Celtic Lunar Astrology Oak Tree~White Horse   10th June to 7th July The Oak is the most sacred tree of the Druids and rules the light part of the year (the Oak King). The Oak represents wisdom, strength, longevity and protection. The Summer Solstice (Alban Hefin) occurs in this month and as […]

A weed by any other name…

Weeds or Flowers? Having lived in a huge city most of my life, I never experienced the joys of tending an outdoor garden.  I had houseplants and grew herbs on my kitchen window sill. So as a new transplant to the countryside I was ecstatic to see wildflowers growing around my house in early Spring.   […]

The Tale of Melusina

Melusine, Water Goddess with a Secret Melusine was a Water Goddess with hair black as night and pale luminous skin. One day while bathing in a forest pool, she was observed by a handsome knight who had lost his way. It was love at first sight for both of them and they returned to his […]