Wassail, all over this land

The wassailing, or blessing of the fruit trees, involves drinking and singing to the health of the trees in the hope that they will provide a bountiful harvest in the autumn. Much noise is made in order to scare away any malign influences from the trees. This ancient custom is still practised across the country … Continue reading Wassail, all over this land

They’re just stories of course..

Those that know me or have read my blog posts, will know that I do like the old tales. The old stories and myths have a magic about them regardless of what "path" they come from. They are the stories of our ancestors, the stories of our land, parables that we can still learn from. … Continue reading They’re just stories of course..