Winter Solstice

Explore articles, recipes, spells, rituals and more to celebrate the longest night of the year

Longest Night

The winter solstice in December, also known as Yule, is the longest night of the year – when the sun is at its lowest point in the sky.

Working with the seasons and celebrating the eight pagan sabbat celebrations that make up the Wheel of the Year can help you create rhythm and flow in your life.

 

The festival of the winter solstice is a perfect opportunity to bring light to the darkness and celebrate with family and friends.

Articles, Episodes + Resources

S4 E8: The Ultimate Guide to the Winter Solstice

In this episode, we are talking all about the meaning of the winter solstice, also known as Yule! This is the Norse and Germanic pagan ...
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Fire and Ice Renewal Spell for Yule

This month many of us in the Pagan and witchy realm will observe, celebrate and work with the energy and inherent magick of the Winter ...
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The Astrology of the Winter Solstice

The Astrology of the Winter Solstice

With the Winter Solstice just around the corned, I figured I'd share with you the astrology that is coming with it!
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Soul warming spiced pear cider for the Yule season

Soul Warming Spiced Pear Cider for the Yule Season

Enjoy this Soul Warming Spiced Pear Cider for the Yule Season. This spiced pear cider recipe is easy to make and useful for setting magickal ...
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Recipes

Grandma’s Yuletide Gingerbread Cookies Recipe

My family recipe for soft, delicious gingerbread cookies, perfect for the holiday season.
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Soul warming spiced pear cider for the Yule season

Soul Warming Spiced Pear Cider for the Yule Season

Enjoy this Soul Warming Spiced Pear Cider for the Yule Season. This spiced pear cider recipe is easy to make and useful for setting magickal ...
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Yule Essential Oil Diffuser Blend

This essential oil diffuser blend composed of pine, peppermint and cinnamon is perfect for the pagan holiday of Yule.
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Spells + Rituals

10 Winter Holiday Prompts for Your Witch’s Grimoire

A series of prompts for making use of your grimoire during the winter holidays.
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6 Simple, Meaningful Ways to Add More Light to Your Yule Season | The Witch of Lupine Hollow, by Autumn Zenith

6 Simple and Meaningful Ways to Add More Light to Your Yule Season

Six ideas, both practical and esoteric, for lighting up the world at the darkest time of year: the Winter Solstice.
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7 Elements of a Magickal Winter Evening Routine | The Witch of Lupine Hollow

7 Elements of a Magickal Winter Evening Routine

Inspiration to help you create a magickal evening routine that you can maintain and feel connected with all winter long.
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Creating a Sense of Hygge through Scent | The Witch of Lupine Hollow, by Autumn Zenith

Creating a Sense of Hygge through Scent

Loads of cozy ideas for using aromatherapy and the power of scent to create a sense of hygge in your space. By Autumn Zenith.
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Ready to get deeper with Beltane and the other pagan sabbats that make up the Wheel of the Year? Register for our online course, The Modern Witch’s Guide to the Sabbats, which includes recipes, correspondences, rituals, astrology, and more for all eight festivals!

 

You can register for the Wintertime Bundle, which includes the winter solstice and Imbolc, for just $37 or for all eight festivals for only $127 – that’s almost 15% off!

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