AUGUST ~ THE HARVEST HAS BEGUN
~The bountiful harvest that are to come and the ripening fruits that are to bare her loving gifts of tireless work. Reap her rewards and waste none, for soon her fullness will be done~
AUGUST 1ST.......~ LAMMAS. BLESSED ARE THE BOUNTIES OF THE FIRST HARVEST~ WHEAT AND BARLEY.....Bake a taste bread...but be mindful of the season to come and for every cup you consume, put away two.
AUGUST 5TH......~CELTIC TREE MONTH HAZEL BEGINS~
~Hazel brings enlightenment and inspiration.
Grace your alter this month with a few Hazelnuts and a hazelnut scented candle...
AUGUST 10TH......GATHER YOUR FIRE TOOLS~
~Candles, small sticks, wicks...just to name a few... prepare your hearth for the season to come
AUGUST 15TH.....TIE YARROW FOR YOUR HEARTH...
~The dried flowers grant courage and protection for the dark season ahead
AUGUST 20TH.....GATHER WHEAT EARS FOR THE SPELLS OF ABUNDANCE.....
~ Enlist the powers of Demeter, Greek Goddess of Grain....Be mindful to ask for only what you are worthy and rightfully due.
AUGUST 24TH.....FULL MOON....RIPENING MOON, CORN MOON, MOTHER MOON..
~ Many believe that this is the moon of the ever eternal MOTHER GODDESS.
Work your spells for good weather and a bountiful harvest this evening and give thanks for the things to come with a wreath in her honor of corn silk and sunflowers placed on or near your hearth
AUGUST 30TH....BEGIN THE PLANS FOR MABON...
The Witches Thanksgiving is close at hand....
~Sisters it is time~