Monthly Archives: December 2015

Celebrating the Winter Solstice….

Yule is the first Sabbat of the Wiccan Year (New Year being Samhain/Halloween) and is the Winter Solstice. The Solstice is the shortest day and the longest night and sits opposite Litha – Midsummer in the wheel of the turning year. The Solstice will fall on Tuesday 22nd December this year in the Northern Hemisphere.…

A guide to Winter Herbs…..

Many evergreens and herbs are still going strong in the garden, here is a quick guide to what to harvest and what they can be used for…. Aloe Vera – you might be lucky to have one of these inside, if so you can cut the leaves and apply the oozing gel directly to sooth…