Easter always falls on the first Sunday after the first full moon after the vernal equinox. (spring equinox).
I need to have my house blessed. I’ve smudged it several times, but that only seems to last for a few months before stagnant and/or negative energy seems to return. It’s at the point where I hate being home. I’ll do anything that gets me out of the house. I’m thinking that it needs a [...]
I have never been so happy for December 21st to roll around. For some reason, this year the darkness is really getting to me. Maybe I have SAD (seasonal affective disorder). I am just so lethargic and depressed. It’s not a serious clinical depression that is affecting my functioning or anything that drastic, but it’s [...]
The Day of the Dead (Día de los Difuntos or Día de los Muertos in Spanish) is a holiday celebrated mainly in Mexico and the Mexican immigrant community living in the United States, with variations of it also observed in other Latin American [...]
Halloween is not Halloween without Jack O Lanterns. A jack-o-lantern must be carved a day or two before Halloween and burned on a front porch or near a front door until November 2nd to keep evil spirits away. I thought everyone knew this. lol. Well, at least that’s how I grew up. We carved a [...]
The History Channel has the best program about the history of Halloween. It’s an hour long and they are repeating it twice today. Here is an account of Halloween’s history from their website: Halloween’s origins date back to the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain (pronounced sow-in). The Celts, who lived 2,000 years ago in the [...]