Unfortunately within a few months my favorite season will be gone and the temperature would start to warm up and the pesky bugs would come back again. Thank you for your e-news. Very informative.
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Just want to return your blessings for the new year. May it be filled with health, joy and prosperity. And love the gorgeous photos :. No humidity, extreme heat, heat rashes, heat related swollen feet, bites, Let me become a beach bum I think more people would enjoy Winter if they knew how to dress for it. It's very nice to know that the days are about to get longer again. I can't wait for the Spring Equinox! I love winter, the cool cold crisp fresh air. It rids all the old and brings in the new for Spring. It's a time of reflection and appreciation.
I love looking out after a snow and getting out in it. It is refreshing taking deep breaths the air is so clean. Also stopping and looking at the crystals of the snow shimmer and if you get real close and look at all the different shapes of the snowflakes it's wonderful and exquisite on how fine and delicate they are.
Winter is wonderful. Food taste better, I love putting my bottled water out and letting it get nice and cold and even freeze. I love driving in it. I love playing in it, I love shoveling in it.
The moon's eclipse of Saturn on your birthday means you need to find ways to break out of whatever mental or emotional straightjacket you find. ARIES You come to the essence of the problem as you start investigating professional and personal situations. Delay in projects, opposition.
Any day that has freshness like Winter I'll take it. We are Blessed with the cold winter months, we need them, It's the cycle of Life. It's beautiful and it also can be harsh.
I think it is a nice way to start off the year. Anew fresh crisp clean, Winter. No more sweating like a pig waking up to soaking wet sheets in the night, no more slipping on a steep embankment cutting grass, no more neighbor cutting his grass every single day rain or shine, no more dread of turning on the oven to get that cookie fix, no more fleas, ticks and mosquitoes well with these warm winters the ticks are always there and lastly plenty of time to read the almanac!
This article spoke of the difference between the astronomical seasons and the meteorological seasons. Another good example of this difference is that the meteorological rain year starts on October 1st. The reason that this date is chosen is because about that time of year is when the snow pack and surface water such as creek and river flows, and lake levels are at their lowest.
My birthday is December I get my week of vacation in between Yule and New Year's. Celebrating the Holidays with all my family. And celebrating with my Pagan family. And Indeed the cooler weather. I'm no Summer girl for sure.
Winter is my favorite season by far!!! Blessed Be to you and yours on this blessed Solstice Day! Skip to main content. Google Tag Manager. By The Editors. March 6, Tags When is What do you want to read next? Why February Is Cold. Hot News About This Summer. Groundhog Day Forecast? Reflect on any changes you'd like to make, and try not to be too hard on yourself as the bright full moon feels the Earth power of Virgo through its transit.
March 5 — Mercury Goes Retrograde : Mercury retrograde means delays in communication, and it's not the best time to sign contracts or travel. However, the world keeps turning and this cosmic turnaround is never as scary as it seems, so if you can't completely change your plans, simply remember to add extra time to your morning commute or forgive a friend who may be late to dinner. March 6 — New Moon in Pisces : Tap into your inner philosopher with the help of cannabis , if you're in a legal state and partake , unplug from electronics, and kick back to relax and reflect as a new lunar cycle kicks off while embracing the power of Pisces.
March 20 — Aries Season Begins : Aries are strong rams who know what they want and how to get it. The start of Aries season is the perfect time to go ahead and ask for that raise you deserve. March 20 — Spring Equinox : It's a fresh start and a time to plant seeds, both literally and figuratively. Celebrate the Equinox by gardening. If you don't have a green thumb, try decorating your home with flowers and journaling about what you'd like to grow in your own life. You can also craft a vision board if you're a visual person. March 20 — Full Moon in Libra : Libra is a luxurious sign that loves to look their best , so treat yourself to a spring make-over.
Make your plans during this full moon in lovely Libra. Note: Depending on your time zone, this also may take place on the 20th. March 28 — Mercury Goes Direct : Phew! Say goodbye to Mercury in retrograde as you breathe a sigh of relief: The week of lost emails and screwy commutes is over. April 5 — New Moon in Aries : Enjoy the spring weather and celebrate a new moon cycle by throwing a dinner party, and embrace Aries energy to ensure you're the queen of the table as the new lunar cycle begins as the moon moves through Aries. Use this period to reflect. Jupiter rules laws, philosophy, and wisdom, so when this planet is retrograde take a moment to pause and reflect upon how those themes affect your life.
April 19 — Full Moon in Libra : Conclude a cycle by re-organizing your closet a the moon transits in Libra, the sign of balance. Donate old winter clothes or put them into storage, or do a spell to attract new love with Libra power, which is the sign of relationships.
April 20 — Taurus Season Begins : Depending on your time zone it may be the 19th, but it's no coincidence that this day is also a friendly holiday. Taureans love all things luxury, and that includes indulging in cannabis , possibly in a park with a well-curated picnic. May 4 — New Moon in Taurus : Act like a cuddly cow Taurus is represented by the bull and stay in for a lavish new moon bath by soaking in salts to cleanse and replenish as we celebrate new beginnings with a new moon in the sign of opulent Taurus.
May 18 — Full Moon in Scorpio : There is only one way to spend a full moon in Scorpio, the sign of sex and death, and that is by furiously masturbating under the light of the new moon or getting your kink on with a partner. May 21— Gemini Season Begins : Geminis, like Scorpios, may have a bad reputation I blame Donald Trump but actually are one of the most delightful signs.
They're the life of the party, and as the sign of the twins, they can make great romantic partners because they're in search of their other half. June 3 — New Moon in Gemini : Go out on this dark summer night to a party or local bar and kick off the new lunar cycle Gemini-style by getting your flirt on. Wear something sheer and flowy as the new moon transits through Gemini. What the two signs have in common is that they both know how to capture a crowd. Let June be a month of heading to parties and soaking up attention. Full moons are infamous for bringing out our animal nature, so lean into that impulse — but this time, wear sequins so the moonlight can bounce off you like a disco ball as it occupies the energy of Sagittarius.
June 18 — Saturn Sextile Neptune : This is the second time this transit occurs in , with a third one approaching in November in a celestial occurrence that hasn't happened since What aspects of your life were you focused on that far back? Reflect and make any connections for your personal journey, and as mentioned in your horoscope beware of overindulging during this transit.
June 21 — Cancer Season Begins : Cancer, represented by the crab , loves its shell, which means the home is very important to them. Enjoy a cuddly night at home with your own family friends, partners, and pets count to kick off this season and rest from so much partying.
June 21 — Summer Solstice : The first day of Cancer season is also the summer solstice. Just because you're staying inside doesn't mean you can't let the sunlight in. Celebrate with a BBQ and invite anyone your nearest and dearest. July 2 — New Moon in Cancer : Embrace the fresh start of a dark sky, new moon, and new lunar cycle by gathering inside with your coven.
This doesn't need to be an "official" coven; friends and family count , but whatever makes you feel at home and loved with a new moon in Cancer. Discover more about yourself at sallybrompton. This is a space where subscribers can engage with each other and Globe staff. Non-subscribers can read and sort comments but will not be able to engage with them in any way. Click here to subscribe. If you would like to write a letter to the editor, please forward it to letters globeandmail.
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