Welcoming Autumn

Today night and day are of equal length.  The darkness will now grow until the sun is reborn on the Winter Solstice.  The children and I decorated our Autumnal Equinox altar yesterday and talked about plans of apple picking and leaf piles.  Tomorrow we are having friends over to do more celebrating and on Sunday … Continue reading Welcoming Autumn

Summerness

          Summer days. To do list discarded.  Priorities shift.  Long days at the lake, picnics, and berry picking.  Brown skin, sunshine hair, berry juice running through my veins.   Hazy evenings, mosquitoes buzzing, sudden rain storms flooding the flower beds.  No regrets, no worries, just sunshine and joy. Continue reading Summerness

Summer Days

Now that Ogo is older I’m trying to ease into a more consistent rhythm.  With such small children our rhythm has to change more frequently, but I have found a measurable amount of peace is created by honoring my children’s natural patterns.  Also now that Nori is older he is much more aware of different … Continue reading Summer Days