Posts tagged as: holidays

Celebrating the Wheel of the Year: Litha

June 17th, 2019 - posted under: The Farm » Family

*click the image above to see full size* On the summer solstice, we celebrate Litha! Litha is the first day of summer — the longest day of the year! On this day, the life-giving sun is strongest over the powers of darkness. Litha is a time for light magic, honoring: LOVE :: LUCK :: ABUNDANCE [...]

Celebrating the Wheel of the Year: Imbolc

January 23rd, 2019 - posted under: The Farm » Family

*click the image above to see full size* On February Eve, we celebrate Imbolc! Imbolc (pronounced ihm-bulk or ihm-bulg) is the festival of Midwinter, beginning on the evening of January 31st and continuing on though February 2nd. If we imagine the Wheel of the Year as representing the course of one life, then Imbolc — [...]

Celebrating the Wheel of the Year

January 14th, 2019 - posted under: The Farm » Family

Last year, for New Year’s Eve 2017 –> 2018, I only had one real resolution. I wrote down: Create family traditions around the 8 sabbats: Imbolc, Ostara, Beltane, Litha, Lughnasadh, Mabon, Samhain, and Yule. Include the coven and close friends. Create community. 8 parties this year! It was an ambitious goal, but for the most [...]

Meyer Lemon Loaf [gluten-free, vegan] For Christmas Morning

December 23rd, 2017 - posted under: The Food » Recipes

I’m posting it! After “recipe testing” with Waits every Christmas Eve for the past five years, we’ve perfected our gluten-free vegan Meyer Lemon Loaf. And so now, for this Christmas Eve, we finally get to share it! This wintery citrus treat has become one of my favorite Christmas traditions. We use meyers from our own [...]

Holidaze (2016)

January 1st, 2017 - posted under: The Farm » Family

It’s been a big beautiful whirlwind of a Holiday Season! However you celebrate and wherever you are, I hope you enjoyed the Winter Holidays surrounded by warmth, joy, and the people that you love most in the world. Here’s some of the highlights, from our many celebrations. Winter Solstice We celebrate the Winter Solstice at [...]