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. Itโ€™s typically celebrated around December 21st each … 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

winter solstice celebrations

Winter Solstice – Yule

This year Winter Solstice, or Yule, falls on Monday December 21, 2015. This Pagan holiday officially marks the first day of winter as well as the longest night, and shortest day of the year. From here until the Summer Solstice, … Read More