Latha Fèill Brìde (Bride’s Feast Day)

Winter a time of myth, magic and story telling and for those who live on the outer edges of Europe where the power of the old gods is still perceptable, it does no harm to respect the ancient traditions. Afterall winter is the time of the Cailleach Bhéara, the winter goddess who rules between Samhainn… Continue reading Latha Fèill Brìde (Bride’s Feast Day)

Rediscovering the Magic

The plague flag has been flying from the gate of the croft for the last 10 days and we've been confined to the house by the weather and self-imposed quarantine. The winter solstice supper was cancelled along with the Christmas Eve lunch with friends. The croft kitchen has been eerily quiet, just the bubbling of… Continue reading Rediscovering the Magic