Tea & Tarot Time : A Recipe for Thumbprint Jam Cookies

On Wednesday there was a Full Blood Moon with an Eclipse said to bring changes (including the weather). A storm came in from the Pacific drenching the coast; I never complain about the rain as it’s what keeps our temperate forests lush and green. I invited my sister over for Tea & Tarot. We hung…

Some Recent Faves

Snowfall Warning: Issued at 15:48 Saturday 23 January 2021 Snowfall with total accumulation of 5 to 15 cm across B.C. south coast from tonight to Sunday afternoon. It’s here!…or is it? Unlike the rest of Canada, Winter in British Columbia is downright confusing. Mild Novembers -lot’s of rain- followed by sun filled January’s that feel…

A Wintertime Journal Entry

“All hail to the days that merit more praiseThan all the rest of the year,Forgetting old wrongs with carols and songsTo drive the cold winter away“ December 26th, 4:02 pm. The skies to the west are a pale yellow as the sun sets slowly into the cold Pacific. We slept late and brunch was chicken…

Some Of My Faves & Keeping Entertained While Social Distancing.

Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift which is why we call it the present. With the uncertain time we are experiencing all over the world and social distancing the new norm, I’ve been keeping busy at home planning meals, cooking and freezing food, taking time to exercise and learning all…

The Bell Witch Manor Shop Has Arrived!

I was never one of those children who were afraid of the dark or of ghosts.  I quite liked talking to them. I played with an ‘imaginary’ friend until the age of 5. At 6 I began calling myself a Witch.  I would spend hours in my backyard stirring concoctions in a plastic bucket cauldron, each…