Yes, it is 2020 and I am bringing this blog back to life. The gals at Tarts and Craft had me on their podcast. Come take a listen:http://thesonarnetwork.com/tarts-and-craft/episode/s2e4-kristine-maitland-the-new-triple-goddess/
Why? Because I told you to. Her work is up that the AGO right now.
So I did not join my pagan colleagues for Imbolc festivities. I must admit is is one of those non-holidays for me. And frankly, this year it would have been more like begging for spring as it was -19 degree Celsius with a windchill of umpteen.So instead I had dinner with my friend A. at … Continue reading Whither Imbolc?
I happened on this trailer for the film The Grandmaster (be sure to put on the English subtitles if you need them, I think the film is in Mandarin). What drew my attention to it was the beauty but also "the code of honour" It is my birthday today, the first of many 49th birthdays … Continue reading The Grandmaster
Jody Wilson This is a quick post to encourage you all to listen to the BBC's Heart and Soul podcast Raven. It is well worth the listen as it covers the stories the Haida Nations stories about the Raven and compares them to the disconnect Western cultures have with Raven tales today. The thing I … Continue reading The Raven
The current flurry of news regarding the need to change our diet has made me laugh. Of course we need to eat more vegetables, fruits, legumes and pulses. Have you SEEN the price of meat in the supermarket? It's supposed to drop but really? Ironically it is the price of fruit and veg that is … Continue reading Legumes? Well duh…
So when I posted on Facebook* that I aimed to bring down the amount of packaging that needlessly ends up in my apartment, my friend Sara posted about Unboxed Market, which is opening at Dundas and Dovercourt. It's BYOP: bring your own packaging. I very much like this as it will allow me to not … Continue reading Unboxed Market