Jack O Lantern – Turnip!!

Just a fun fact. A traditional Irish Halloween turnip (rutabaga) lantern on display in the Museum of Country Life, Ireland. In Ireland they don’t have pumpkins they would carve turnips. When the Irish immigrated to the US they found the pumpkin cheap, easily available and much easier to carve. So our tradition started. Much of… Continue reading Jack O Lantern – Turnip!!

Witchcraft and the modern woman

This year Halloween or All Hallows Eve or in Wiccan religion Samhain will be on Friday the 31st. It could be conceived as lucky or unlucky depending on your beliefs. Christianity and other organized religion has almost completely wiped out Paganism which was the basic for belief for thousands of years. Today only a few… Continue reading Witchcraft and the modern woman