Get to Know a Goddess: Part 4

November 22nd: Leucothea Leucothea is a Greek goddess. The word Leucothea translates to “milk-white goddess”, alluding to her maternal nature. According to mythology, Leucothea was the mother of centaurs, and wet nurse for the famous Dionysus. In more recent times she is depicted as a sea goddess with art work presenting her as a mermaid.Continue reading “Get to Know a Goddess: Part 4”

Get to Know a Goddess: Part 3

November 18th: Matariki Matariki, a Hawaiian Goddess, becomes the Pleiades with her six children in Polynesian mythology. Six kids! My goodness, you’d have to be a goddess to be a mother of 6. I have hard enough time with my son and my nephew! Themes: Stars Harvest Peace Symbols: Stars the Number Seven Celebrating MatarikiContinue reading “Get to Know a Goddess: Part 3”

Get to know a Goddess: Part 1

A Note from Amanda November 14th: Pukkeenegak Pukkeenegak is an Inuit goddess who presides over the household and all community affairs. She’s a mother figure, and watches over children, ensuring they have enough food and clothing. She is depicted with a tattooed face, wearing boots and a pretty dress that is ‘befitting the patroness ofContinue reading “Get to know a Goddess: Part 1”

Magical Gratitude 28-Day Challenge: Day 19

  I hope everyone had a great week! Finally the weekend! We are due to get a major snowstorm up here in New Hampshire, so I will be spending the day preparing for that- going shopping to stock up on food, water, batteries, candles, diapers and wipes for my son. The local Walmart has justContinue reading “Magical Gratitude 28-Day Challenge: Day 19”

Creating Balance and Harmony in Ritual

You Must Have Balance Ever since I started learning witchcraft, just about every book I’ve read has emphasized the importance of balance. You must have balance for your workings to be successful. I agree with this, but as I’ve spent time actually doing the work, I’ve learned a thing or two that wasn’t in books-Continue reading “Creating Balance and Harmony in Ritual”

Thoughtful Thursdays: Devotional Practice

Thoughtful Thursday Presents: Devotional Practice A lot of thought must go into developing a devotional practice, so I thought this would be the perfect topic for this weeks Thoughtful Thursday post. First I would like to apologize this is going up so late! I took the day off yesterday and the day before to spendContinue reading “Thoughtful Thursdays: Devotional Practice”