Lyrics by poet Archibald Lampman (1861-1899) Music by Loreena McKennitt Snow White are the far-off plains, and white The fading forests grow; The wind dies out along the height, And denser still the snow, A gathering weight on roof and tree, Falls down scarce audibly. The road before me smooths and fills Apace, and all ...Continue Reading…

Light is returning, Even though it is the darkest night . . . No one can hold back the dawn! JOYOUS SOLSTICE, everyone!

A musical Yuletide card from our home to yours. We first sent this out to friends in 2008, but it’s worth a repeat. Blessed be. In the Bleak Midwinter performed by Craig Olson; Music by Gustav Holst (1906); Lyrics by Christina Rossetti (1872), revised by Craig Olson (2006). Photography Credits: Snow scenes by Catherine Kerr ...Continue Reading…

(I took this photo in Whistler, British Columbia, a few years ago.)

For friends, community and family . . . for our beautiful earth . . . for our creative spirits: this is our true wealth, and for all these things I am deeply grateful. Much love to you all! (Thanksgiving Day Snow in our backyard, Rainbow Cottage, Bellingham WA. Music: “A Winter’s Night” by Craig Olson, ...Continue Reading…

(First Snow of the year. Photo taken from my kitchen window last Friday, November 19th.)

After I posted the recipe for those killer Frango chocolates on Wednesday, several people emailed me to say they couldn’t wait to try the recipe out. And quite a few folks wanted to know when they could order the ebook, A Crown of Candles: How to Throw a Fabulous Lucia Party. It looks like we’ll have ...Continue Reading…

This isn’t entirely a Wordless Wednesday after all, as I want to let you know about my newest project and give some sweet stuff away! In the midst of Autumn beauty, my mind has turned toward Winter as I put the last touches on my new e-book, A Crown of Candles: How to Throw a ...Continue Reading…


Connect with Me


My eCourses

30 Days of Bringing in the May

Online Art Workshops

Create a Personal Tarot Icon with Me
21 Secrets Spring 2015

Retreat with Me

Gaian Soul Retreat

My Tarot Deck & Book

Gaian Tarot

Subscribe to the Blog

Subscribe to Blog by RSS Subscribe to Blog by Email


Visit the Archive.
I've been blogging since 2003 on Creativity, Tarot, Earth-Honoring Practices, Seasonal Lore, Goddess Spirituality, and more.


As Seen as a Presenter Here

As Seen here