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Halloween: Roots of Samhain

Samhain, (pronounced SOW-in, SAH-vin, or SAM-hayne) means “End of Summer”, and is the third and final Harvest. The dark winter half of the year commences on this Sabbat. Various other names for this Greater Sabbat are Third Harvest, Samana, Day … Continue reading

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Autumn Recipes: Pan De Muerto

Day of the Dead Bread or Pan de Muerto, is a Mexican bread eaten on Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos) which is held for two days in Mexico. November 1st and 2nd is when those who have … Continue reading

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Autumn Recipes: Pumpkin Pancakes

Pumpkins & Halloween “There are a host of stories to explain the origin of the Halloween Jack-o-lantern. The Irish claim it first, and tell the tale of Jack, a man so miserly that he once tricked the Devil into turning … Continue reading

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Autumn Recipes: Candied Pecans

Nuts “Nuts have been used for magic since Roman times. Some Scottish and northern English people believed nuts were such powerful sorcerers that they called their October 31st celebration “Nut Crack Night”…Chestnuts and walnuts, both plentiful at harvesttime, were popular … Continue reading

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Autumn Recipes: Halloween Eats

The internet can be a magical place. I found some fabulously creative ideas for Halloween themed snacks, check ’em out: Taking the concept of ‘diced’ veggies to a whole new level. So simple and fun! Just chop up some veggies … Continue reading

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