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.  […]

Celtic Tree Month of Holly and Unicorn

Holly ~ Unicorn Zodiac Sign10th July to 4th August Celtic Zodiac Prints are great birthday and new baby gifts! I can personalise the print with the recipient’s name. Holly/Unicorn Giclee Print on Parchment is available in 2 sizes here on magickmermaid.com Holly/Unicorn Celtic Zodiac Birthday Cards are now available here.5in x 7in (12.7cm x 17.78cm).Printed […]

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 […]

Celtic Tree Month of Oak and White Horse

Oak ~ White Horse Zodiac Sign10th June to 7th July Celtic Zodiac Prints are great birthday and new baby gifts! I can personalise the print with the recipient’s name. Oak/White Horse Giclee Print on Parchment is available in 2 sizes here on magickmermaid.com Oak/White Horse Celtic Zodiac Birthday Cards are now available here.5in x 7in […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

Happy Summer 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 […]

Wheel of the Year

As this year draws to a close, we often think about the year ahead. A good time to contemplate how to make the coming year better.Happy New Year! Eight solar festivals derived from the ancient Celts and Norse commonly celebrated today.   (Northern Hemisphere) WINTER SOLSTICE 20th, 21st or 22nd of DecemberAlso known as Midwinter and […]