Saturday Round-up // Mint Snow

  (via Fancy Fine)   (via Bohemian Diesel)   (via Cooking Classy)  (via Style Peaches) (via Indie Foxx)  (via Worte in Bildern) (via Laura Makabresku)   (via Le Happy)   (via Skunkboy)   (via A Clothes Horse) Interesting Reads: The Walrus Room, 3 Rules of Minimalism… Continue Reading

Saturday Round-up // Gingerbread

  (via Cooking Classy)  (via Bones & Lilies & Indie Foxx)   (via Le Happy) (via Kirsten Kaye)   (via Pandora) (via Le Happy)   (via Skunkboy) (via All This Happiness)   (via Pandora) (via Mermaidens)   (via Le Happy)   (via Black Widow Sanctuary, Haute Macabre,… Continue Reading

Hawthorn Lore

The Hawthorn Fairy by Cicely Mary Barker The Hawthorn tree rules from May 13th to June 9th on the “Celtic” tree calendar, which happens to correspond with when the hawthorn tree flowers. Because the hawthorn blooms in May its branches… Continue Reading

The Hawthorn Tree

The Hawthorn Tree by Arthur Rackham Latin: Crataegus, Common Hawthorn: Crataegus monogyna Type: Shrub or small tree | Size: 5-15m (about 16-49ft) Other Names: may, mayblossom, maythorn, quickthorn, whitethorn, motherdie, and haw The hawthorn tree is native to Europe, Northwest… Continue Reading

The “Celtic” Tree Calendar

I’m just going to get this out of the way: the Celtic tree calendar is kind of problematic. In fact, I don’t even really like calling it the Celtic tree calendar, simply because it’s not Celtic. The tree calendar was… Continue Reading