Celebrating June (so far): A Few Nature Photos

June has been balmy, bright and beautiful so far here in Ireland. Given how changeable our weather can be, I’ve been making the most of this bright patch while it lasts. 🌞 Our tiny front garden – bare and nondescript during the winter months – has transformed into an oasis of peace, with its many…

🌳 Blossom: Let Your Dreams Bloom into Reality

‘Blossom’ is the second instalment of my video series inspired by the much-loved elemental guide, The Green Man. In ‘Blossom’, The Green Man offers guidance, inspiration and support to those who have a harmonious vision for this world. 🌍 This instalment of the video series also features a meditation in which you will be invited…

Let’s Talk About Faeries (11-Minute Video)

This video is a brief discussion about the gifts, attributes, lessons and experiences I’ve had with the faery/elemental/nature spirit realm. 🌸  As an Irish person, I grew up hearing stories about the land of Tír na nÓg, which is said to be a land of eternal youth and beauty, and is the home of the faery…

🌳 Unfurl: Plant Seeds of Planetary Healing

“Never be afraid to call upon my help and guidance. Never hesitate to ask for my assistance, especially when it pertains to the care of the natural world and the many creatures who occupy it.” 🍃🐷🐶 “I see the compassion you hold for all of my creatures, and I thank you. I thank you for…

The Green Man Series: A Preview

My next video series will look at the energies and teachings of The Green Man, a legendary elemental being said to represent nature’s cycles of rebirth and growth. He is well-known for often being portrayed on churches and stone walls during the medieval period, with his likeness appearing on buildings all over Europe and parts…

🌹 The Feminine 🌹

Some thoughts that have been forming in my heart since yesterday’s #InternationalWomensDay celebrations. The Divine Feminine, awakening within our hearts, can take on many different forms. She is a warrior queen, boldly taking a stand for Her truth. She is a proud lioness, fearlessly protecting Her cubs. She is rising in the voices of those…

The Faery Host 🦋

The faery host are known when they want to be known. Seen when they want to be seen. If it’s not the time, it’s not the time. When they come to call, you may be struck by the surprise of their sudden unveiling. Taken aback by the subtle signs and whispers that have emerged. You…

The Fairies of Fota (Photography)

I’ve made no secret of the fact that I love fairies! I was overcome by excitement last year, when I feasted my eyes on the beautiful fairy trail on the grounds of Parknasilla Resort in Sneem, Co. Kerry. Last weekend, I got to experience that excitement all over again when my partner and I visited…

Nature Photography: Spring Blossoms

Today was bright, sunny, mild, inviting: all of the things I love to see and feel on a spring morning. 😊 With the equinox behind us, we’ve reached our tipping point and winter is well and truly on its way out (no disrespect to winter – winter is great – but I’ve always been more enamoured…

Of Snakes and Saints

St. Patrick’s Day has become a worldwide celebration of Irishness, in its many forms. Every time it comes around, I find myself reflecting on the significance of a legend commonly associated with Saint Patrick: how he is said to have driven the snakes out of Ireland. This story is a metaphor for the abandonment of…