Yule

God Jul

As a breaker of traditions for many years I finally started missing the food and get together with family around this time of year. I rarely buy any gifts and for me it has absolutely nothing to do with Christianity. We have a Christmas tree this year, but that’s also something that has [...]

24th December 2014

A new year has begun

Yesterday I focused on spending time with my friends instead of being by the computer. I was happy to see that several were happy to participate in the small ritual that I usually perform on the winter solstice. Each person who wanted to take part was asked to write their wishes for the coming year [...]

22nd December 2014

Sweets for my sweet…Sockerchock!

Preparing the sugar attack for Sunday. I’m inviting some people over for a small winter solstice celebration. I have been doing this for the last eight or nine years now so it’s definitely something I can call a tradition. Usually it has just been me alone or with a couple of friends [...]

17th December 2014

Craftsy Day

Today has been a day full of Yule preparations. I haven’t celebrated much the last 10 years – or actually, what I have been celebrating has more been the winter solstice. I count that as the natural new year’s celebration. The more I learn about the existing traditions and [...]

30th November 2014