Snow arrived at Bealtaine Cottage just as the first month of the year was showing signs of the coming Imbolc! The supply of logs harvested from the woodland during the previous Spring were brought in by the basket load to keep the cottage warm and snug…and it was! It was amazing to appreciate the sheer 

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The Magical Energy of the Great Celtic Festival of Imbolc — Bealtaine Cottage, Ireland

Imbolc 2021 — ravenhawks’ magazine

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Imbolc/Candlemas Imbolc, (pronounced “IM-bulk” or “EM-bowlk”), also called Oimealg, (“IM-mol’g), by the Druids, is the festival of the lactating sheep. It is derived from the Gaelic word “oimelc” which means “ewes milk”. It is the time of Blessing of the seeds and consecration of agricultural tools. It marks the center point of the dark half […]

Imbolc 2021 — ravenhawks’ magazine

Blessed Imbolc — Jessica Marie Baumgartner

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Happy midwinter and groundhogishness. Here’s to warming up the nights and welcoming back the light.

Blessed Imbolc — Jessica Marie Baumgartner

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