The Summer Solstice

The Summer Solstice

The longest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere fast approaches, the Summer Solstice. The word solstice comes from two Latin words meaning ‘sun’ and ‘stoppage’ – this will be the day that the sun stops moving North and reaches its...
Celebrating the Winter Solstice

Celebrating the Winter Solstice

The Winter Solstice, the shortest day of the year and the true beginning of winter in the Northern Hemisphere, beings this coming Monday, December 21st at 8:49 pm PST. Solstice means ‘standing still sun’. It is the turning point of our two major seasons – summer and...