Celebrating Lammas: The Apple Spread

The Sun Harvest This Sabbat Special is part of the Tarot Blog Hop, with the topic The Sun Harvest: What end of Summer harvest do you want to bring in before fall? This hop is like the mythical town of Brigadoon. It all shows up at the same time. On the Sabbat. Just like magic!…

Celebrating Sabbats: Lammas

PREVIOUS BLOG | MASTER LIST | NEXT BLOG The Sun Harvest In case you’re wondering what those links are up top, this Sabbat Special is part of the Tarot Blog Hop, with the topic The Sun Harvest: What end of Summer harvest do you want to bring in before fall? This hop is like the…

I’m a TABI Endorsed Reader now!

Just a quick post to mark my achievement! I’d like to thank all at TABI for helping me this year, but especially Mick Frankel who saw me through my endorsement process with lots of positive support and feedback. Now for the next step…!

Tarot Testimonials

It’s BRAG time! I know Pride can be a killer when taken to extremes, but a little bit of pride is essential to one’s work, of course; and I am PROUD of what I do and have done in order to help people take control of their lives by helping them to explore underlying issues and…

Celebrating Sabbats: Beltane

So until recently I knew nothing about Beltane except that it is May Day. I recall being taken to a village fete as a child by my Nana, and looking forward to seeing the older girls dancing with their ribbons around a May pole. I recall the traffic being terrible, with it being a bank…

Book Review: King Billy and the Royal Road

When I was invited to review this book, my heart leapt for joy.  You see, by profession I am a primary school teacher, so I just love children’s books. And I love tarot, so the thought of a children’s book based on tarot and aimed at the 5-8 year old market excited me to the…

Celebrating Sabbats: Ostara

One of the life lessons I learnt a few years ago was a small mantra: Awareness, Acceptance, Action.  Although I have been Aware of the gift which has run down the female side of my family ever since I was a child, I was raised by my Father and Step-mother (a psychiatric nurse), who treated…

TABI Shout Out: SaucySailoress

As you may already know, the Tarot Association of the British Isles is a non-profit organisation which aims to help tarot readers develop their skills, but also to help the public enhance their lives. In fact, my favourite line in the TABI Aims is: ‘To promote Tarot as a force for good and development in…

Valentine Tarot Spread

I love creating my own spreads, and any occasion is an excuse.  It’s a simple process, and here is the formula: Decide on the deck you wish to use for the occasion. Think about the shape of the spread. Choose an appropriate spread cloth or cut one out especially for the purpose. Lay out the…

Imbolc Reading

In my last post I shared an image of a spread I had created for Imbolc. Now I am going to share how I read those cards. More for my own journal than anything else… but also because I have learnt that i need to journal my own readings in order to be thorough. When…