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Enchantment – To Hold Stillness

Wordless Wednesday: The Turning

With a forecast of our first freeze on Friday, I pause to say goodbye to the exuberant annuals that have graced our cottage. I bow to the turning. Continue Reading

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The Owling Time

Today’s post is for my Owl sisters and brothers, and all who wish to see more deeply into the Nature of things. Blessings of the gathering Dark. Continue Reading

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Wordless Wednesday: The Sweet, Endangered, Elusive Wood Thrush Visits

The sweet song of the wood thrush is unmistakable, but increasingly rare, as they are very endangered. Also famously elusive, we were lucky this day. Continue Reading

Wordless Wednesday: The Fragrant, Fertile Greening

Clematis Threshold, by John Rottet

The Green Veil spreads across our woods and gardens at Laurel Hill Cottage. Won’t you pause a moment today, and cherish the fragrant touch of Spring? Continue Reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Welcoming the Spring Beauty

As the budding of early Spring opens in our Laurel Hill woods, one of our earliest visitors is the ephemeral wildflower, Spring Beauty. Photo by John. Continue Reading

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Magical Reminders for Powerful Changing Times

This exquisite video was made by Imelda Almqvist, a shamanic healer and artist from London. I dedicate it to my Covenini sisters and tonight’s rites. Continue Reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Wintertime Wisdom

Phoebe the wise zen kitty teaches by example: Today I will live in the moment…unless that moment becomes unpleasant, in which case I’ll take a nap. Continue Reading

Magical Mystery Miracle Money and the Final Christmas Candle

Today is THE day for one of the most magical abundance spells ever! But since I am under the weather this year, maybe *you* could do it in my place. Continue Reading

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Darken the Lights, Embrace the Quiet – Tonight is Mother Night

Tonight we enter the darkness of the last night before Solstice. Receive the gifts of Mother Night: balm for the too busy, too much seasonal noise. Continue Reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Now Starring Throughout Our Laurel Hill Woods

With lots of rain and cooler temps, the wild mushrooms at Laurel Hill are plentiful! My sweetie is a trained forager, and found these a few days ago. Continue Reading

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