Welcome to my personal blog. Here you will find my own personal thoughts, philosophy, spirituality, pet peeves, rants and rambles, expressions of joy and angst, griping and observations on life. I hope you enjoy them, and find that any wisdom I may have gained from my experiences helps you out in your own, but really, I write for me here.

Storytelling In The Hallows

(Originally posted 10/15/2014 on my Blogger) What is The Hallows? It is that big collection of sacred days that happen at the end of October/ beginning of November. Also known as Samhain, Halloween,...

Wishing Spells For Wee Ones

(I originally posted this on my Blogger on 6/21/2012) Today is my birthday and I have more candles than ever to blow out for my birthday wish tonight! Thinking about wishes, I realize that alot of the...

Love Is Work

(This was originally posted by me on Blogger on 3/15/14) This morning on the way work I found myself growing more and more annoyed at the love songs on the radio. This is not unusual. It is not that I...

Thoughts On Marriage

(Originally posted 6/22/12 on Blogger) Can I think the word marriage without hearing Peter Cook's Princess Bride speech? No, I can't(That's probably why I wanted my first wedding to be Princess...

Eat Better Save Money

(Originally blogged 1/14/14 on Blogger) I've decided to ramble a bit on the topic of eating healthful food versus food that claims to be healthy. This is a super important topic that is dear to my...

I Just Don't Fit

(Originally posted by me on Blogger 11/2/2011) Once again, I am moved to rant about Pagans in general. It's sad. Last night I said to my lover, I don't think I want to call myself Pagan anymore. ...

Pagan Values; What Are They Anyway?

(This was first posted on Blogger 6/2/2009) A few weeks ago I got together with a few other Kitchen Witches to do what we do. Cook and eat and gossip. The gossip eventually rolled around to the...

The Old Broom Jump

(This was originally posted by me on Blogger on 2/25/08) So yea, I’m getting married, which means I guess, I’ll be blogging a lot about planning for a hand-fasting in the coming months and posting...

The Herald And The Psychopomp

So I was thinking about my Gods today. I noticed a pattern. Most people have a few Gods they really identify with. Some only one. Others just worship all sorts of Gods. Now, I'm not discriminatory. I...

Books For Pagan Youth

There is no better way to encourage kids creativity and help them excel in school than by encouraging reading. You can do this by reading to them as small children, then having them read to you,...

Honoring The Heart

The heart, the center of the body (sort of) is the hearth of our personal selves. While many Pagans, especially women, feel that altruism is a great virtue, the Sacred Hearth tradition understands...

Plannning A Pagan Wedding

This is your special day, you want to make sure it goes off without a hitch. You'll need to plan every moment and make sure everyone involves knows exactly what they're supposed to be doing when. The...

Pagan Parenting (Advice)

Many Pagan parents are faced with questions that they are unable to find satisfactory answers to and I have thought deeply about these too. I can't claim to have all the answers, but I can share with...

The Delphic Maxims

1. Follow God (Επου θεω) epou theo 2. Obey the law (Νομω πειθου) nomo peithoy 3. Worship the Gods (Θεους σεβου) theoys sebou 4. Respect your parents (Γονεις αιδου) Goneis aidoy 5. Be overcome by...

The Code Of Hospitality

The code of hospitality is an ancient code common to just about every ancient culture and moral code. What it states basically is that anyone who comes to your home, invited or uninvited, should be...

Colors For Your Wedding

In choosing a color scheme for your wedding, you may simply wish to choose colors that appeal to the both of you or maybe that look good together. Or perhaps you have an article of clothing that has...

Books For Hellenic Pagans

Required reading for the Neo-Hellenic, Hellenismos or Greek Reconstructionist Pagan are Theogony and Works and Days by Hesiod and The Iliad and The Odyssey by Homer and, of course The Homeric Hymns...

Handfasting And Pagan Wedding Etiquette

So you've been invited to a Pagan or Wiccan wedding or Handfasting. You may never have attended such an event and may not know what to expect. You may feel nervous because you this sort of thing is...

Pagan Weddings And Handfasting

Long ago, the contract of marriage consisted of a clasping of hands and a public agreement by the couple to live together as husband and wife. This was followed, of course, by much feasting and...

Tucking In For Winter

If you're like me, your garden is a magical, meditative place. A retreat that allows you to quietly commune with Nature. A Witch who spends time digging in the soil upon which she lives gets to know...