By: Veronica • Cat-Adorers! • 7 Comments • 3 Likes • one week ago
I have two black cats - brothers. They just turned 7. Back at the beginning of this year the smaller one was having trouble with his back (couldn't jump or climb well). I took him to the vet & they did x-rays showing an inflammation. Gave me anti-inflammatory. The next day he started...
By: Veronica • Generic • 147 Comments • 11 Likes • 4 weeks ago
“"Evil is a point of view." ANNE RICE, Interview with the Vampir e”
I was watching a show on the Travel channel that talks about evil places. On the beginning the hostess waves some holy water around & talking about how it should "bother" the evil entity. It just got me to thinking about evil. Where does evil come from? How do we fight evil? For me,...
Monsters, Myths and Legends
By: Veronica • Generic • 91 Comments • 5 Likes • 2 months ago
“Stephen King Quotes. Monsters are real, and ghosts are real too. They live inside us, and sometimes, they win.”
Just a little fun thing. Tell us what your favorite monster, myth or legend is. Explain how it came to be your favorite, if it frightened you as a child, where you first heard of it - any kind of backstory. It's all in fun so please do not disparage someone else monster, myth or legend. I...
TV Guilty Pleasure
By: Veronica • Generic • 130 Comments • 5 months ago
“"Pass the Bonbons, Please"”
As I perused the main screen today, I see the same thing as I did last Friday. Arguing and name-calling and refusal to come together. So I thought I would do something fun, at least for my own sake. Do you have a TV guilty pleasure? Is there some show you watch that you would be totally...
By: Veronica • Wiccan • 94 Comments • 5 months ago
The midwinter feast approaches. The dark days of winter are entrenched. However, Spring is on its way. This feast is for purification and dedication. The alter & temple room must be purified. A self-purification is also recommended utilizing the four elements: salt (Earth) bath for the...
So Glad November is Over
By: Veronica • Generic • 19 Comments • 7 months ago
November was horrible for my family. I was never so happy to see a month end. On November 6th, my father passed away. One week later my mother in law passed away. Family disputes (on hubby's and my sides) have made the events very painful. My MIL's service was the weekend following her...
Lughnasadh - August 1st
By: Veronica • Wiccan • 5 Comments • 11 months ago
Lughnasadh (Lammas to some) is the first of the harvest feasts. The menus includes grilled fresh veggies and items made from grains. One tradition is to make a loaf of bread in the shape of a man - I changed that slightly. I make homemade pizza in my gingerbread pan - so it is a Pizza Man. I...
By: Veronica • Wiccan • 52 Comments • last year
Another Feast Day is upon me. Midsummer or the Summer Solstice is the most powerful day of the year for the Sun God. It is a Fire feast so bonfires will be lit. Incense: Sage, mint, basil, Saint John's Wort, sunflower, LavenderDecorations: Dried herbs, potpourri, seashells, summer flowers,...
A Thought For Today - May 31, 2018
By: Veronica • Generic • 5 Comments • last year
“Everyone has inside of him a piece of good news. The good news is that you don't know how great you can be! How much you can love! What you can accomplish! And what your potential is!” ― Anne Frank I am going to spend today looking inside of myself to find my potential.
A Thought for Today
By: Veronica • Generic • 2 Comments • last year
“A man without ambition is dead. A man with ambition but no love is dead. A man with ambition and love for his blessings here on earth is ever so alive.” ― Pearl Bailey As I think about this I see the truth in the quote. If you do not want to go forward then what is there to live for?...