Autumn Equinox

Autumn Equinox

As we head into autumn the energy starts to settle and quieten down as we start the preparation for the winter months.  We have the autumn equinox, in the Northern hemisphere in September, a time once again where day and night are of equal lengths.  We start to notice...
Reiki and Everyday Life!

Reiki and Everyday Life!

My “official” Reiki experience started in 2014 when I went for a Reiki session with Tracee Cullen.  I remember one of the first questions she asked was “when did my spiritual journey begin” which I thought was a bit of a strange question.  On reflection though I have...
Beltane – “Bright Fire”

Beltane – “Bright Fire”

The time between the Spring equinox and the Summer equinox is known as Beltane.  It continues the time of creativity and fertility that started to emerge in early Spring, with dates usually between 30 April and 2 May each year. This is the time when nature really gets...
Welcome Spring Equinox

Welcome Spring Equinox

March ushers in the Spring equinox when everything is coming alive.  The days are longer, the sun is stronger and there is growth and vibrancy around us.It is a time of balance – light and dark, unconscious desires moving into consciousness, rain and sunshine....
Stirrings of Spring

Stirrings of Spring

I know it is still winter but towards the end of January there are stirrings of Spring.  In the Celtic wheel of life it is known as Imbolc, the time of awakening.  This is a time when we very gradually move into a slightly more active time of the year.  Traditionally...
Winter Solstice – what can we learn?

Winter Solstice – what can we learn?

We have all heard of the winter solstice which this year was on 21 December 2020 and represented the shortest day of the year.  A day where daylight is shorter than any other time, but also a time when the sun rises and sets in the same place over 3 days. For us in...