It is easy to allow our hearts to rush forward in anticipation of spring’s arrival. We watch as the landscape begins to wake. We want. Oh how we want! It is natural to feel urges of all kinds as the earth stretches itself awake. Every beautiful budding thing begs we begin again. And we do—continually—each and every spring.
In an earth’s awakening, how shall you kindle your life’s vital force?
Precisely the right balance of Rose Geranium, Patchouli, and Lavender hint at what’s just beyond the horizon waiting to be grasped.
Ostara or the Vernal Equinox is celebrated on March 21st. Rituals include creating arrangements of owers, symbolic painting of eggs, blessing of seeds, holding ceremonies in- tended to shed old habits and usher in new disciplines, and of course joyous dancing and frolicking of the best kind.