Top 50 Pagan Blogs

Everglades Moon is proud to announce we’ve been named among the Top 50 Pagan Blogs by Feedspot.com! The criteria for being selected includes:

  • Google reputation and Google search ranking
  • Influence and popularity on Facebook, Twitter, and other social media sites
  • Quality and consistency of posts
  • Feedspot’s editorial team and expert review

We’re definitely in good company! Other sites, such as The Wild Hunt, Witches and Pagans, and Witch Way Magazine.

Thanks to the editors at Feedspot for including us in this list!

Reaching for the Moon Episode 36: Samhain 2017

Reaching for the Moon Podcast

Welcome to the 36th episode of Reaching for the Moon, the podcast brought to you by the Witches and Pagans of Everglades Moon Local Council. The Wheel continues to turn and we find ourselves at Samhain! We’re setting an extra place at our table for the ancestors. And we’ve set one for you, as well.

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Within our Samhain, 2017 podcast, you will find:

  • Pandie’s Pagan Projects: Making Travel Altars: Pentagrams with Alpandia
  • Foodoo: Gnocci a la Romano with Qabal
  • Music“Breaths” by Crow Women, from their album “New Age
  • Beloved Dead: Making an Ancestor Altar with Rayna
  • Sea Spells by the Seashore: Sacred Beachcombing with Coyote Morningstar
  • Music: “Thankful” by Ginger Doss, from her album “From Love to Love

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If you have suggestions or comments, we’d love to hear them! If you’d like to contribute something to our podcast, whether it’s your music, an article, or something else, please leave us a comment below and we’ll get back to you to help make that happen! Please be sure to leave us feedback on iTunes. It’s a great way to help other pagans find us, and makes us feel awesome when we see those 5-Stars!

The lovely music between our segments was supplied by JewelBeat. Download your free music and free sound effects at www.jewelbeat.com.

Blessed be! We are EMLC, and We are CoG!

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Reaching for the Moon Episode 35: Mabon 2017

Reaching for the Moon Podcast

Welcome to the 35th episode of Reaching for the Moon, the podcast brought to you by the Witches and Pagans of Everglades Moon Local Council. The Wheel continues to turn and we find ourselves at Mabon! How goes your harvest, witches?

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Within our Mabon, 2017 podcast, you will find:

  • Weather Working: Lady Bridget discusses Weather Working, especially important in light of recent Hurricanes
  • Music: “Eagle and the Owl” by Mama Gina, from her CD “I Remember Love
  • Workshop: “Eye of the Hurricane: Staying Grounded and Centered in a Chaotic World” presented by Jette at Equinox in the Oaks 2017
  • Music: “Wild Mountain Thyme” by Emerald Rose, from their CD “Celtic Crescent

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If you have suggestions or comments, we’d love to hear them! If you’d like to contribute something to our podcast, whether it’s your music, an article, or something else, please leave us a comment below and we’ll get back to you to help make that happen! Please be sure to leave us feedback on iTunes. It’s a great way to help other pagans find us, and makes us feel awesome when we see those 5-Stars!

The lovely music between our segments was supplied by JewelBeat. Download your free music and free sound effects at www.jewelbeat.com.

Blessed be! We are EMLC, and We are CoG!

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Turning the Tide 2017 – Registration is Now Open!

TURNING THE TIDE 2017
IO SATVRNALIA!

Everglades Moon is excited to be holding our 11th annual Yuletide Celebration – Turning the Tide! This year we will be celebrating Satvrnalia during our Florida winter. Join us for a celebration of the turning of the wheel.

WE HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!!
Friday, December 8th – Sunday, December 10th, 2017

This three-day celebration will feature an array of workshops as well as rituals by members of EMLC. We’re bringing the Italian celebration of Satvrnalia to South Florida! There will be more rituals, drumming, workshops, fun, and so much more. We will have our annual drawing for witchie goodies… and more surprises to be announced! Remember to plan your donation of an unwrapped toy.

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!!!

Use the registration form below to reserve your spot. We look forward to sharing sacred space with you in the woods of South Miami! Your registration fees include:

  • Cabin or Tent Space
  • Breakfast Saturday & Sunday
  • Admission to all workshops
  • Opening, Closing, and Main Ritual
  • Pot-Luck dinner Saturday
  • Drumming

REGISTER BY CHECK OR ONLINE BELOW!

Click here to download this year’s registration form and send in your registration payment via check. Registrations must be postmarked by December 1st! You can also register below using our online form and pay with your aypal account. Register yourself, your friends, your kids, your coven – all on one form.

INTERESTED IN PRESENTING A WORKSHOP?

Turning the Tide is always looking for new workshop presenters. Your presentation does not have to be a “workshop” – it can be a hands-on activity, a group discussion, a devotional rite for a particular deity(ies), something involving music, food, chanting or dance, or some other type of working of interest to Paganfolk and Witchkin. Head over to our Workshop Application form and submit your proposal!

IMPORTANT REGISTRATION DATES

November 25th: Last day of Early Bird pricing. Be sure to register before Thanksgiving to save $25 per registration!
December 2nd: All mailed registrations must be postmarked no later than December 2nd to be accepted
December 6th: Registration closes

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Early Bird Childshow details + $25.00 (USD)  
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November 26, 2017
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November 26, 2017


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Florida Pagan Pride Day Events 2017

Pagan Pride DayIt may only be the middle of Summer, but we’re updating the information for Pagan Pride Day (PPD) events around Florida. Are you looking to participate in Pagan Pride Day events in your area, but aren’t sure when or where they might be? Or are you planning to attend a PPD event and want to know if members of EMLC will be there so that you can meet us and see if you want to join our Local Council (here’s a hint – you absolutely do!) We will be keeping this page up to date with PPD events around Florida, and noting which ones will have EMLC’ers attending. Keep checking back as we will add more events as we hear about them! Find local events in your area at the PPD site.

Jacksonville Pagan Pride Day

September 17, 2017
Free, though donations are accepted to help keep the event going as well as items for their charity drives
Garden Club of Jacksonville
Website: Jacksonville Pagan Pride Alliance
Jax Pagan Pride Alliance
RSVP for the Jacksonville PPD Event!
EMLC Point Person: Kasha

Festivities include educational workshops and demonstrations, local vendors, music, Pagan covens and groups, local nonprofit organizations, charity drives, rituals, and more! Event is both indoors and outdoors, flowing from the ballroom to the beautiful fountain courtyard. Jacksonville Pagan Pride Day is aimed to provide a safe and fun environment to help spread accurate information about earth-based religions, build community, support local charities, and aid in activism of Paganism and religious tolerance. For those that are of a Pagan religion, it helps to foster your identity and provide educational and community sources of support and guidance. For others, this event helps you to better understand your Pagan family, friends, co-workers, neighbors, etc. It is locally coordinated by Sanctuary: Realms of Spiritual Growth, an open Pagan group.

Ft. Lauderdale Pagan Pride Day

September 23, 2017
12p-7pm
Unitarian Universalist Church of Ft. Lauderdale
Free with non-perishable food or clothing donation
MoonPathCUUPS PPD
EMLC Point Person: Lady Bridget

The MoonPath Chapter of CUUPS is hosting the 19th annual Pagan Pride Day. It’s a celebration of Mabon plus Family Picnic. Bring your non-perishable food items and clothing to be donated to the Cooperative Feeding Program of Broward County.

Bring your own picnic food and drink, or purchase from the delicious King of CUUPS Catering. There will be fun for all ages including drumming, vending, crafts, tarot readings and so much more. Doors open at noon and the event culminates with the Autumn Equinox Ritual in Scottish Tradition at 5:30pm.

Orlando Pagan Pride Day

Saturday, September 30, 2017
11am-5pm
Westmonte Recreation & Civic Center, 624 Bills Ln in Altamonte Springs
Free with a food donation or donation of pet food/items.
Wiccan Religious Cooperative of FL
RSVP for the Jacksonville PPD Event!
EMLC Point Person: Kasha

In conjuration with the West Central Florida Pagan Alliance, Inc’s Community not Competition initiative (more info to come) this years Pagan Pride Day will focus on the community coming together to support the Greater Orlando Pagan Community as a whole and beyond rather than focus on just one group in our local pagan community. Find out more details on their WitchVox Event Page.

Treasure Coast Pagan Pride Day

October 14, 2017
10a-6p
Savannas Recreation Area, Ft. Pierce
Free, with non-perishable food donation
http://www.tcppd.org
Treasure Coast Pagan Pride Days
RSVP for Treasure Coast Pagan Pride Day
EMLC Point Person: Lady Bridget

In it’s fourth year at the beautiful Savannas Recreation Area in Ft. Pierce, Treasure Coast Pagan Pride Project is devoted to raising awareness and promoting dialogue about Paganism. Join them for a fun and educational day, with vendors, workshops, kid zone, music and more!

Admission to this all-day family-friendly event is free. You are asked to bring a donation of non-perishable food. These donations will go directly to the Treasure Coast Food Bank. Interested in vending? Head to their Facebook for the vendor application!


Do you know of a PPD event in FL that’s not on our list? Please let us know in the comments so we can add it asap!

Reaching for the Moon Episode 34: Lughnassadh 2017

Reaching for the Moon Podcast

Welcome to the 34th episode of Reaching for the Moon, the podcast brought to you by the Witches and Pagans of Everglades Moon Local Council. The Wheel continues to turn and we find ourselves at Lammas! It’s pretty hot here in FL, but our farmers are preparing the fields for the start of this autumn’s planting.

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Within our Lammas, 2017 podcast, you will find:

  • Music: “Llew” by SilverBranch, from their album “Hand to Hand”
  • Panel Discussion: of the movie, The Wicker Man, from a recent showing hosted by EMLC. Our panel consisted of Qabal, Canu, and Heather Greene (editor of The Wild Hunt)
  • Walk the Talk: where Lady Bridget discusses how to tread gently on Mother Earth when it comes to our Feastware!
  • Music: “Summer of the Fae” by Mama Gina, from her album “Goddess Kiss’d

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If you have suggestions or comments, we’d love to hear them! If you’d like to contribute something to our podcast, whether it’s your music, an article, or something else, please leave us a comment below and we’ll get back to you to help make that happen! Please be sure to leave us feedback on iTunes. It’s a great way to help other pagans find us, and makes us feel awesome when we see those 5-Stars!

The lovely music between our segments was supplied by JewelBeat. Download your free music and free sound effects at www.jewelbeat.com.

Blessed be! We are EMLC, and We are CoG!

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Reaching for the Moon Episode 32: Beltane 2017

Reaching for the Moon Podcast

Welcome to the 32st episode of Reaching for the Moon, the podcast brought to you by the Witches and Pagans of Everglades Moon Local Council. The Wheel continues to turn and we find ourselves at Beltane! Take some time from your maypole dancing preparations to curl up with this month’s podcast.

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Within our Beltane 2017 podcast, you will find:

  • It’ll Grow on You: Burn, baby, Burn! Lord Riekin gives tips for Making Fire for Beltane
  • Music: “Meet me at Beltane” by Lady Bridget & the Belladonnas from the album “Voices of the Goddess“.
  • Pandie’s Pagan Projects: where Alpandia teaches us how to make Shower Melts
  • Foodoo with Qabal: all about Artisanal Waters and How to Make Them
  • Music: “Song of Beltane” by Crow Women, from their album “Crow Goddess
  • The Interview: Lady Bridget interviews Canu, who is a Newbee Beekeeper!

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If you have suggestions or comments, we’d love to hear them! If you’d like to contribute something to our podcast, whether it’s your music, an article, or something else, please leave us a comment below and we’ll get back to you to help make that happen! Please be sure to leave us feedback on iTunes. It’s a great way to help other pagans find us, and makes us feel awesome when we see those 5-Stars!

The lovely music between our segments was supplied by JewelBeat. Download your free music and free sound effects at www.jewelbeat.com.

Blessed be! We are EMLC, and We are CoG!

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Everglades Moon Presents: The Wicker Man!

Join the Witches of Everglades Moon as we present, “The Wicker Man” starring Christopher Lee as Lord Summerisle. This is the original 1973 movie written by Anthony Shaffer.

Where: O Cinema, Wynwood
When: May 6, 2017
Time: Panel discussion starts at 11:00am, movie to follow at 12:00pm
Price: $10 (cash, paid at the door)
Directions: Click here for directions

Let us know you’re coming! Click here to RSVP through our Facebook event!

Our movie night is over, but you can still donate to EMLC!

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Reaching for the Moon Episode 31: Ostara 2017

Reaching for the Moon Podcast

Welcome to the 31st episode of Reaching for the Moon, the podcast brought to you by the Witches and Pagans of Everglades Moon Local Council. The Wheel continues to turn and we find ourselves at Ostara! Spring is starting to, well, spring, and we’re all enjoying a time of growing light.

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Within our Ostara 2017 podcast, you will find:

  • Music: “Queen of Spring” song by Lady Bridget from her album “In Her Sacred Space“.
  • The Interview: Lady Bridget interviews SpelCastor! They discuss How to Incorporate your Coven. SpelCastor is a national member of CoG and quite active in Ft. Laudercale CUUPS
  • Music: “PSG Song” by Mama Gina from her album, “Goddess Kiss’d
  • Myths with Lady B Join in our our Ostara Myth Musings by Lady Bridget
  • It’ll Grow on You: with Lord Riekin who is duscussing Spring Cuttings
  • Foodoo: where Qabal teaches us how to use poppyseeds for Imbolc recipes
  • Music: “Call Me Home” by Emerald Rose, from their album “Fire in the Head

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Interested in more resources from our conversation with SpelCastor on How to Incorporate your Coven? We’ve got you covered!

  • SunBiz.org – Information on how to file for 501c3 status in the state of Florida
  • MyFlorida.com – Setting up your corporation and other useful business-related tasks in Florida
  • IRS Publications – Make sure you have the most up-to-date paperwork and information for tax time!
  • Spelcastor’s Site – If you need more information, or want to reach out with questions, head to SpelCastor’s site!

 


If you have suggestions or comments, we’d love to hear them! If you’d like to contribute something to our podcast, whether it’s your music, an article, or something else, please leave us a comment below and we’ll get back to you to help make that happen! Please be sure to leave us feedback on iTunes. It’s a great way to help other pagans find us, and makes us feel awesome when we see those 5-Stars!

The lovely music between our segments was supplied by JewelBeat. Download your free music and free sound effects at www.jewelbeat.com.

Blessed be! We are EMLC, and We are CoG!

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Reaching for the Moon Episode 29: Imbolc 2017

Reaching for the Moon Podcast

Welcome to the 29th episode of Reaching for the Moon, the podcast brought to you by the Witches and Pagans of Everglades Moon Local Council. The Wheel continues to turn and we find ourselves at Imbolc! The days are starting to grow longer as the Sun Child born at Yule grows in strength. Happy New Year everyone!

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Within our Imbolc 2017 podcast, you will find:

  • Music: “Calling the Elements” song by Crow Women who are members of CoG, from their album “Crow Goddess“.
  • The Interview: Lady Bridget sits down with Lord Gwydion about taking part in the show Peter and the Starcatcher (Buy your tickets herehttps://www.facebook.com/events/1818982735042383/)
  • Pandie’s Pagan Project: where we learn how to make candleholders using Alum Powder and Mason Jar lids
  • Music: “Between” by Mama Gina from her album, “I Remember Love
  • BRAND NEW!: the latest edition to our podcast by Lady Bridget, where she will discuss the different myths of the year. Leave a comment to help us pick a name for this segment!
  • It’ll Grow on You: with Lord Riekin where we learn about effective bug control
  • Foodoo: where Qabal teaches us how to use poppyseeds for Imbolc recipes
  • Music: “Ganesh is Fresh” by Ginger Doss, from her album “From Love to Love

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As promised, here is a video tutorial for our Pandie’s Pagan Project!


If you have suggestions or comments, we’d love to hear them! If you’d like to contribute something to our podcast, whether it’s your music, an article, or something else, please leave us a comment below and we’ll get back to you to help make that happen! Please be sure to leave us feedback on iTunes. It’s a great way to help other pagans find us, and makes us feel awesome when we see those 5-Stars!

The lovely music between our segments was supplied by JewelBeat. Download your free music and free sound effects at www.jewelbeat.com.

Blessed be! We are EMLC, and We are CoG!

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