The #30DaysMagicalRoots challenge started yesterday. True to form, I’m a bit late! Given that it was a major holiday in my tradition, I feel that’s entirely forgivable, right? Right. My family had a lovely, low-key Lughnasadh full of blueberry pancakes, board games, and a big dinner. I also made offerings and went on a run,Continue reading “Divination and Grounding”
“Balor Archery Target” painted and photographed by Weretoad, 2012 We spent Saturday with my grove mates to celebrate Lughnasadh. It was wonderful to see them after staying with my family for the Summer Solstice. We held our traditional Lughnasadh games! They were more low-key and less structured this year. We had other activities planned thisContinue reading “Lughnasadh 2012 at Muin Mound Grove”
Hail to the Nature Spirits, source of the grain harvest! We thank you for your bounty. Having made some bread, I’m off to bring the heal to the forest shrine as an offering of thanks. I gave an offering of whiskey to Lugh this morning and am going to have a game night with myContinue reading “Celebrating”
I’m on vacation. I can kick back and relax. I can sew and have fun! That’s just what I did today. I had a lovely day! I’m off to do my devotional before bed. Tomorrow? I hope to attend an Earth Day event, take care of some errands, and get my monthly massage! Huzzah!
Saturday was Earth Hour. It was the third year Weretoad and I participated. A lot of people complain about it being a pipe dream with little impact, especially this year. Since we’re already environmentalists and go beyond the hour anyway, I feel that even one more little step can make a difference. I think itContinue reading “Earth Hour 2011”
Well, not too sick. Just congested and lacking in sleep as a result. The usual meditation and the like are nigh on impossible for me in such a state. Focusing on my breath only makes me miserable. Last night I toyed with some Guitar Hero and found myself focusing on drum beats. (I don’t doContinue reading “Sicky sicky sick”