I look forward to autumn every single year. Maybe it's the overwhelming heat of southern summers that brings daydreams of pleasant, breezy days and cool nights. And whether it's 100 degrees or 70, the first day of autumn always brings relief and hope.
Harvest Moon is such a special full moon. It's the biggest and brightest of all full moons of the year. It signals the turn of the seasons and asks us to review what we have brought to harvest in our lives this year. The Harvest Moon is always the full moon closest to the Autumnal … Continue reading Ceremony for the Harvest Moon Lunar Eclipse 2015
Today's New Moon in Leo is graced with a lovely conjunction to Venus, but she also has an odd companion ~ a trine with Uranus. You've seen them before. That odd couple. The beautiful woman and the weird little guy. He's very tall and she is just way too tiny. He's John and she's Yoko. … Continue reading A Ceremony for the New Moon in Leo ~ The Genius of Love
Vernal ~ "of, in, or appropriate to spring" This ritual, or spring celebration, is way to note the change of seasons with simple activities throughout the day. The Vernal Equinox falls on Friday, March 20th, this year (2015), but even though you have to go to work, feed your family, and do all the other … Continue reading Welcome Spring! A Ritual for the Vernal Equinox
Observing the Vernal Equinox, also known as the first day of spring, is a way to express our gratitude for Earth's renewal. Because it is a day so full of hope for the coming season, it's nice to set aside some time to take in the day and all it has to offer. Here are … Continue reading 6 Reasons to Observe the Spring Equinox