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

Sabbat Box Unboxing // Imbolc

I got my first Sabbat Box and I am so excited to share the contents with you guys today! I first heard of Sabbat Box on the blog Witchy Words about a year ago and have been waiting patiently ever… Continue Reading

Saturday Round-up // Siren Song

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Saturday Round-up // Wigwam

Get ready for my favorite bad joke of all time: My friend ran up to me the other day and started shouting, “I’m a wigwam! I’m a tipi! I’m a wigwam! I’m a tipi!” So I told him, “Woah! Calm… Continue Reading