Today (December 7), we are celebrating the season with our Llewellyn Employee Yule Party. But itâ€™s not very fair that youâ€™re not invited, is it? So we want you to join us in celebration! Did we mention giveaways? In addition to having a great time, youâ€™ll have a chance to win a copy of Ellen [...]
I’m pet-sitting over the holidays, which means I am in a house with a lot more tv channels than I’m accustomed to. While flipping through the endless options this weekend I came across a program talking about the origins of varied holiday traditionsÂ that abound.Â While I’ve pondered the meaning behind some of my own automatic traditions [...]
Itâ€™s that time of year againâ€¦time for gift shopping! Whether you celebrate Yule, the Winter Solstice, Christmas or Hanukkah with your family and friends, the season has come to be synonymous with the giving of thoughtful gifts, trinkets or tokens of goodwill. This puts some degree of stress on all of us; though giving is [...]
Last night a full lunar eclipse occurred, just hours before todayâ€™s Winter Solstice. Many people around the world used this auspicious time for ritual, spell work, divination, meditation, and much more.
Did you have any shining insights, glowing synchronicities, powerful visions or insightful meditations last night? Please share with us in the comments. Have a Blessed Winter Solstice!
Today is the winter solstice, markingÂ the shortest day of the year and the longest night.Â Rather than trying to think of some beautiful, new words all my own, I will let a few of our authors handle it.Â Here are a couple excerpts to enjoy while sipping something warm and watching the snow fall in the dark [...]