Category: Winter Solstice and Other Traditions

A Custom

March 6th, 2015
This wee imp was a gift from my very first house guest Witch Ashley - The White Witch of Niagara. It is customary to bring a gift for your hostess, not only as a guest, but in this case served a dual custom of house warming and blessings too. And I have treasured him ever since. I am a strong believer in the importance of rituals, customs, and traditions that build our cultures, and can assist us in forming positive bonds and memories with others.       This wee imp was a gift from my very first house guest Ashley - The White Witch of Niagara. It is customary to bring a gift not only as a guest, but in this case served a dual custom of house warming and blessings too. more »

Happy Meow Year

December 30th, 2014
New year wishes with a wee black kitten more »

Exile Vintage A Kensington Christmas

December 23rd, 2014
A Merry Happy Kensington Solstice Christmas to you! more »

A Forest Bouquet

December 12th, 2014
          "Beauty is whatever gives joy." Edna St. Vincent Millay more »

Krampus Has Arrived

April 20th, 2014
Beware Krampus and his Easter eggs. .... wait what?     more »

When You Smile At Me You Make My Day Merry

December 29th, 2013
It has been a rough holiday season for Toronto. The ice storm that hit last Saturday (Saturday Dec. 21st 2013)  left so many of us without power and there are still at the time of this blog entry thousands of people across the city who are struggling wi… more »

Feeling A Lot Like A Dr Who Christmas

December 25th, 2013
Merry Christmas! Looking forward to the Christmas Special even though I already know I will probably cry during the regeneration scene. I look forward to the new doctor, but I am genuinely fond of Matt Smith.       more »

Merry Christmas With Angels and Drunken Elves

December 24th, 2013
Drunken Santa advertising more »