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winter

the moon

2020’s First New Moon calls forth our soul’s gifts

this year’s first new moon phase is like when you’ve let out a long, deep breath. it’s that empty, quiet pause of silence + nothingness. but it’s not nothing. it’s actually the preparation for something new. it is a moment of resetting so that…

26 Jan 2020
sweden

A long weekend in the Swedish mountains. Part 2.

It’s totally possible to head to a ski resort for a long weekend in the mountains and not ski. And I’m proof of that. You see, I’m not a fan of skiing. But, I absolutely think that it’s cool that other people think it’s…

9 Feb 2019
autumn

The Sacred Wheel has turned + I am celebrating the New Year

Did you know that it’s possible to use Samhain/Halloween as a marker for the beginning of the turning of the sacred wheel of seasons? It’s the perfect reset time, actually, with its roots in the ancient, Celtic, pagan festivals of death… a necessary part of…

3 Nov 2018
the seasons

Day 17: The infinite hope of the Winter Solstice

Oh, fellow wild souls. The winter solstice is one of my most favorite days of the entire year. Perhaps because it is so full of potential + hope. Perhaps because it is the ultimate reminder of the cycles of life, the flow of nature,…

22 Dec 2017
be

Day 16: The pain of being present in the dark

I’m over it. Work, that is. Oh, don’t worry. There’s nothing wrong. My job is just as fabulous as it always is. I just need a break. I need to step away from it all + not think about any of it for a…

20 Dec 2017