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Purple Hearts

Good Dragobete to you! On this Romanian holiday (akin by the barest of threads to Valentine’s Day), the first herbs are gathered, as well as any snow lingering on the ground, all of which are used to make love potions. … Continue reading

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Traditions and Herbs of Meán Fómhair

Grains of all kinds are baked into breads and cakes and shared at fall equinox gatherings. Baked goods made with new grain are eaten in honor of the Green Man, the living spirit of the vegetation, who sacrifices himself in … Continue reading

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