Tag Archives: harvest

Lughnasadh Aug 01

Lughnasadh   is a ancient Gaelic festival marking the beginning of the harvest season originally held on the first of August in Ireland, Scotland and the Isle of Man.  This marked a cross quarter day about halfway between the summer solstice … Continue reading

Posted in Celebrations, Food, Health, Joys of Life, Natural World, Ritual, Seasons | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Days of the Dead

When the nights begin to chill and the leaves turn color and begin to fall, my thoughts turn to All Hallows’ Eve. Not the rampant candy fest Halloween but the older holiday, the tridium of Allhallowtide, which lasts three days … Continue reading

Posted in Celebrations, Food, Joys of Life, Ritual, Seasons | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments