Yule Trees

Yule Trees: History & Traditions

Hey Christmas, We Want Our Tree Back!

It might surprise you to know that Christmas trees were originally a Pagan tradition. During Yule (the Winter Solstice) each tree was picked with care, and decorated with all of the things Read More

Winter Solstice Celebrations

Winter Solstice Celebrations

Out of the Darkness and into the Light

Many people across the globe participate in Yule or Winter Solstice celebrations. Personally I much prefer it to any other holidays during the season. It’s typically celebrated around December 21st each … Read More

celebrating the fall equinox

Celebrating the Fall Equinox: 5 Fun & Easy Activities

The Perfect Balance of Darkness and Light

We are getting ready to celebrate the Fall Equinox (or Mabon) on September 23 this year. It is the last harvest of the year and it signifies the start of fall and the … Read More

Mabon Magick

Mabon Magick: A Ritual for the Season

The Second Harvest

The fall equinox, or Mabon, arrives this year on September 22. This pagan holiday signifies the changing of seasons. It marks for us the ending of summer and the beginning of fall. On this day the hours … Read More

Yule Logs: What are they and how do I make one?

Yule Logs: What are they and how do I make one?

Welcome to Yule!

What are Yule Logs, and how do I make one? Yule logs are traditionally burned on the Winter Solstice to celebrate the darkness turning into light. It is a time honored Pagan tradition. In more modern times … Read More