Frankincense Blog Posts

A Blog about Herbs, Superfoods, Whole Foods, Raw Foods, and some other Natural Products that can can help improve your Health, Nutrition and your Lifestyle.
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12 Sep 2016

Autumn Equinox - A Time of Reflection and Balance

The Wheel of the Year turns and Autumn Equinox is here. The harvest is over, with this time of year being traditionally celebrated as a time of abundance and blessing for Mother Nature. Find out how the energy of balance may assist you as the nights draw in and we wind down into the colder...

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14 Jul 2016

Celebrating Lammas/Lughnasadh – Festival of the First Harvest

The Fruits of the First Harvest are here at Lammas! Also known as Lughnasadh after the Celtic Sun God Lugh, find out more about the importance of this festival in our not too distant past....

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27 Apr 2016

Celebrating New Life & Fertility - Beltane is Here!

For most of our evolutionary history humankind has had a close connection with nature - indeed the weather conditions could be a matter of life or death! So how did we celebrate the passing of the seasons? Find out more about the important Celtic Fire Festival of Beltane.....

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10 Mar 2016

How To Unlock The Spring Magic This Equinox!

The time of equal day and night, the Spring Equinox is upon us. With Easter coming early this year we look at how this festival ties in with the turning of the wheel of the year - how did it come to be celebrated with eggs, bunnies and hot cross buns?!

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27 Jan 2016

Imbolc - Celebrating the First Spark of Spring!

Spring is in the air! Imbolc marks the midway point between Winter Solstice and Spring Equinox and is a celebration of beginning and growth. Find out what our ancestors got up to and why this time of year was so important to celebrate! Includes some delicious traditional recipes with a vegan...

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21 Dec 2015

Ancient Rites & Dark Nights - Winter Solstice Celebrations

As the longest night approaches and Winter Solstice is upon us, we take a look at some ancient traditions that most of us still honour each Christmas. Includes 2 great recipes for Superfood Hot Chocolate and a Raw Chocolate Yule Log!

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