Autumn Trees

A Perfect Autumn Day :: Autumn Equinox 2013

It was a busy weekend for a lot of us, culminating in a perfect autumn day for our high day celebration. Chris and I attended the wedding of Grove friends Drew & Karen in Elgin where Jennifer was also one of Karen’s attendants. I got a nasty sting from a wasp just before the wedding,…

The omen of return

Summer Solstice 2013

Summers in the Upper Midwest can be tricky times. In Chicago and areas farther north often experience unsettling swings in temperature and weather generally – sometimes it’s Spring, sometimes Summer, but it’s always a day-to-day mystery. When planning our Summer Solstice, Wild Onion wanted to honor a deity Who made Her presence known to us…