The Snow Moon falls in February. It comes after the Wolf Moon that starts the year’s full moon cycle and the Worm Moon that arrives with spring.
Imbolc marks the halfway point between the winter solstice and spring equinox, and it represents the welcoming of spring’s return and the light half of the year.
The series of questions in this quiz may help to illuminate your predominant tendencies and help you focus on the strongest aspect of your craft.
The Wolf Moon falls in January and is welcomed as the first full moon of the new year. It comes after the Cold Moon, which falls near the winter solstice, and the Snow Moon, which occurs in the harshest period of the season.
Early Native American tribes named each full moon of the month based on the seasons and the landscape, weather, flora, or fauna present at the time, or based on the tribe’s activities. The Cold Moon is also sometimes referred to as the Long Night’s Moon. When does the Cold Moon occur? The Cold Moon falls […]
Yule, also known as Yuletide or Yulefest, is celebrated at the winter solstice, which falls between December 20-23 in the northern hemisphere, depending on the year. It represents the transition back into the light, and a welcoming of the sun. It’s also the official first day of winter. What is Yule? Yule marks the longest […]
The Yuletide season is rapidly approaching! If you’re looking for a spiritual, witchy, or homey present, check out this compilation of ideas to help you find the perfect gift for the season. (Product images are clickable links) Book of Shadows A book of shadows is a place for a witch to record knowledge. This […]
Moon water has been charged by the energy of the moon. It’s a simple process that’s great for beginners and can be expanded upon as you become a veteran in your craft. While a full moon is the most powerful, you can also harness the power of a dark moon (the three nights of the […]
Early Native American tribes named each full moon of the month based on the seasons and what they yielded or represented. The Beaver’s Moon is also sometimes referred to as the Frost Moon. When does the Beaver’s Moon occur? The Beaver’s Moon falls in late November. It comes after the Hunter’s Moon, when the fattened […]
Witches, pagans, and Wiccans celebrate eight important festivals throughout the year. These celebrations are known as the Sabbats, which follow a nature-based calendar. The Greater Sabbats (Ostara, Litha, Mabon, and Yule) are solar-based festivals to honor the spring equinox, summer solstice, fall equinox, and winter solstice respectively. The Lesser Sabbats (Imbolc, Beltane, Lammas, and Samhain) […]