To the madness, I do confess: Spring Garden... →
natural-magics: A garden is already a pretty magical place, but a little spellwork can help your plants thrive. This spell is ideal for the early spring, when plants are just starting to sprout. You will need: 1 pint of milk a few spoonfuls of honey 4 wooden garden stakes a length of green ribbon If you can… This is a nice garden ritual no matter what you believe in.
Happy Beltane to all who are celebrating it today!
Love letters may be the window to your history one day.– I started this blog because I thought it would be cool to post and share old letters. Then as I read them I realized there is so much about me I have forgotten. The letters talk about a me that doesn’t exist anymore and about people I rarely speak to or don’t know anymore. And there’s a lot of...
More girls have been killed in the last FIFTY years, precisely because they were...– Nicholas Kristof, Half the Sky Read that AGAIN. (via kateoplis)
A village in India plants 111 trees every time a... →
deafmuslimpunx: While in some parts of India, many expectant parents still say they’d prefer bearing sons, members of the Piplantri village, in the western state of Rajasthan, are breaking this trend by celebrating the birth of each baby girl in way that benefits everyone. For every female child that’s born, the community gathers to plant 111 fruit trees in her honor in the village common. ...
New episode of my podcast, Reel Snobs, is up!! →
Check out our latest episode talking about Modern Fairytales. We discuss ABC’s “Once Upon A Time”, “Snow White and The Huntsman” and more. Listen, comment, subscribe. Twitter: @reelsnobs