Happy Autumn and Happy Spring!

The days are noticeably shorter and there is a chill in the night air in the Northern hemisphere. Some of the trees are beginning to don their Autumn colours as we approach the dark season of the year. Alban Elfed is the second harvest festival of the year, occurring on the 21st or 22nd of […]

Wishing Everyone a Happy Lughnasadh!

Summer has passed its zenith and although temperatures are still quite warm (in the Northern Hemisphere), the sun sets a bit earlier each day.  Some crops are ready to harvest and preserve for the coming cold months. Lughnasadh, named for the Irish Sun God Lugh, is celebrated on the first or second day of August.  […]

Happy Summer Solstice and Happy Winter Solstice!

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 await a fruitful harvest. Wishing everyone a […]

Beltaine, The Rites of Spring

The celebration of Beltaine is the symbolic union of the male and female principles of creation.  The God and Goddess are united in sacred marriage; the consummation of  their relationship symbolically fertilises the crops and animals for the coming year.  It is a celebration of the continued renewal of life. Symbols of rebirth, renewal and […]

Celtic Tree Month of Ash and Sea Horse

Ash ~ Sea Horse Zodiac Sign 18th February to 17th March Celtic Zodiac Prints are great birthday and new baby gifts! I can personalise the print with the recipient’s name. Ash/Sea Horse print on parchment is available in 2 sizes here on magickmermaid.com Ash/Sea Horse Celtic Zodiac Birthday Cards are now available here.5in x 7in […]

Wishing Everyone a Joyful Imbolc

Here in the Northern Hemisphere we are celebrating Imbolc. Imbolc celebrates the Goddess in her incarnation as the Bride of the returning Sun God. For the celebration of Imbolc, many candles are lit to symbolise the return of light and heat represented by the Sun God. Grain dollies made from the sheaves of the last […]

Celtic Tree Month of Rowan and Green Dragon

Rowan ~ Green Dragon Zodiac Sign21st January to 17th Feburary Celtic Zodiac Prints are great birthday and new baby gifts! I can personalise the print with the recipient’s name. Rowan/Green Dragon print on parchment is available in 2 sizes here on magickmermaid.com Rowan/Green Dragon Celtic Zodiac Birthday Cards are now available here.5in x 7in (12.7cm […]

Wishing Everyone a Joyful Winter Solstice

Winter Solstice, Yule, Mid-Winter or Alban Arthan is the celebration of the rebirth of the sun after the longest night of the year in the Northern Hemisphere.  It is one of the eight solar festivals comprising the Wheel of the Year.  Nourished in the womb of the Goddess during the dark time of the year, […]

Celtic Zodiac Tree Month of Birch and White Stag

Birch ~ White Stag Zodiac Sign24th December to 20th January Celtic Zodiac Prints are great birthday and new baby gifts! I can personalise the print with the recipient’s name. Birch/White Stag on parchment is available in 2 sizes here on magickmermaid.com Birch/White Stag Celtic Zodiac Birthday Cards are now available here.5in x 7in (12.7cm x […]

Lady of the Lake

The Lady of the Lake by Perditus on December 1, 2020 From the still water you rise our Lady of the Lake With unrivalled beauty and grace you are the unwitting cause of much lonely heartbreak As you majestically rise with tranquil timeless charm we feel your magic and love and know in our hearts you […]