Parental Fear and Pagan Parenting

Parental Fear and Pagan Parenting

I’ve always been conscious of what other people thought of me. It’s how I was raised, my “reputation” and what other people thought was of utmost importance. Eventually, I grew a fear so deep, that my social anxiety was debilitating. Of course, over the years, I’ve...
The Pleasure of the Everyday Ritual

The Pleasure of the Everyday Ritual

It seems like anytime I hear something about practicing any form of Paganism, I hear about rituals. Rituals for the holidays, rituals for marriage, rituals for the phases of the moon, etc All of these seem to be things that you do with a large group of people, or at a...
Inspiring a Love of Gardening

Inspiring a Love of Gardening

I have always believed more in nature and balance than any particular deity. This means that the four elements are often represented in any rituals I use. Being a person who used the elements and nature as the basis for my beliefs helps my practice take on the form of...
The Blue Cross in the Cupcake

The Blue Cross in the Cupcake

This is my son’s first year in a public school. For the last 3 years he has been in a Montessori school that we adored. But, alas, they only went up to a specific grade, so I was forced to look for other options. I chose his school carefully, I researched, I...
The Orange Goddess Candle

The Orange Goddess Candle

  My son has a new found interest in my beliefs since Beltane, which is wonderful and exciting! I’m absolutely thrilled. For a while there, I was feeling a bit like a fraud, writing about sharing beliefs with children, while my own child couldn’t care less! I...