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2013: A Year in Review

In some ways 2013 has been a strange year, not just for me, but apparently for many people. However, sitting here on December 31 I am proud of my year and what I have done with it. Each and every … Continue reading

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Christmas Countdown

Cute website that counts down to Christmas. With all my big plans for the festive season, I wonder if I will be able to do everything I set out to. If not, the good news is that there is always … Continue reading

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Celebrating the Festive Season: Yule & Christmas

With December only a week away, this post is for anyone who would like to really get into the holiday season. For Wiccans it is Yule, but I was raised on Christmas and so I really want to enjoy the … Continue reading

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2005: A Year in Review

Well, with record-breaking speed, 2005 is quickly coming to an end. For me it’s time to rug up, enjoy the festive season, and finally become the professional snowboarder I know I can be 🙂 Well if Santa brings me the … Continue reading

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Samhain Ritual 2013

It is the end of the harvest, the last days of summer. We give thanks to the earth for everything it has given us this season. Summer is gone and winter is coming. It is a time to remember our … Continue reading

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Thank You!

I would just like to say thanks for following me. I have only been a blogger for about 3 weeks and I have already got 10 followers. I am grateful that you have taken the time to read through my … Continue reading

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Preparing for Samhain: The Wheel of the Year

Samhain is a solemn time where we acknowledge those who have passed on to the spirit world. In today’s society it is celebrated as Halloween with the light making way for good spirits and scary decorations and fancy dress scare … Continue reading

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My Hopes and Dreams: 101 Goals in 1001 Days

1. Visit Paris- done 6 December 2012 2. Visit London 3. Spend Christmas in New York City 4. Stay at an Ice Hotel in Iceland 5. Visit Saint Petersburg 6. Visit Checkpoint Charlie in Berlin 7. Travel through Scandenavia 8. … Continue reading

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Burning Down the Year

The October Full Moon brings cool, clear nights and the knowledge that winter is coming. It is a moon of new goals. It’s the time to reflect on the past year and to evaluate achievements; letting go of old habits … Continue reading

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