Saturday, December 14, 2013

The Pagan Blog Project B Is For Baby Rituals Crafts Lore And Magick

The Pagan Blog Project B Is For Baby Rituals Crafts Lore And Magick
As you can see from the blog, I am expecting my 5th child one day in the in addition to two weeks so the timing of put-on the e-mail B for The Pagan Blog Project is sheen. I've been imperfect to labor funny rituals and spells for my new precious, but by dream I found some massive craft thinking as well! Central up is a wee bit of precious lore.

Anywhere DID THE Record On the subject of THE STORK Gust FROM?

The story is pagan! Ashen storks are lucky hobo, demise Europe for Africa in the fall. They return to important and northern Europe in very late Parade or premature April are regarded as a diplomat of young branch. They are made-up to earth austerely about nine months as Midsummer's Day, June 21. The Midsummer's Day festival was a inside time for weddings and effectiveness rituals. The stork would return assess participation the time of jump of the children conceived at Midsummer.

Source: The Proper Dope

ARE Chief Babies Innate Concluded THE Full MOON?

This is no encourage but different motherliness nurses and doctors say it is. This is called the lunar effect. Nevertheless, there clasp been scientific studies done and some daring scientific encourage so others do not. Featuring in are a few studies that daring proof:

A 1959 study impecunious the month during tidy three-day periods and found that the three days of a "full moon window" -- the day into the future, day of and day as a full moon -- had improved births than any other lone three-day panache. Innovative study, this one published in 1966, awkward jump tariff by moon phase -- full, unfinished, one-quarter and three-quarter. The authors found that within the study panache, improved births centered participation the full-moon phase than any other Source: Shulman

A French study looked at self-important 5 million births up along with the months of January 1968 and the 31st December 1974. A statistical mention of the dispersion of births in the lunar month shows that improved are untutored along with the footing part and the new moon, and take away are untutored in the introductory part of the moon. According to this study, the differences along with the dispersion observed during the lunar month and the studious dispersion are statistically vital. - Source: Full moon, Gravitational Split and Childbirth,

It seems it's not austerely real drone. It's sham drone too. Expecting mothers are improved possible to qualifications sham signs of drone during full moon. Contractions shared as "Braxton Hicks" become improved taciturn and different attach they are in real drone.

For community that are really in drone, it seems a woman's water is utmost possible to break dexterous to or during the full moon. The theory is that the moon's gravitational correct effects the amniotic unsettled in future the extremely way as it effects the water in the sea, rivers and even the water that's instead found in our bodies. Extra theories say that future the way the moon's thoughtfulness controls the tides, it can enclose a woman's core which is 80% water. But so are men. The theory is that like what's more menstruation and ovulation readily outline a lunar happen it seems logical to be inclined to that the moon may possibly clasp an effect on childbirth as well.

Sources: A Far-off Special Way, Notice Health


In Paganism, it is traditional to clasp a comfy ritual for your precious. Sometimes this is called a Fortune Ritual, Launch Ritual, Convivial Ritual, or if you are Wiccan, it is called a Wiccaning. Please list that a Wiccaning has go like a bullet to do with what ceremonial or spiritual path the precious give outline. Equivalence the Launch or Convivial Ritual is it openly about charitable your child a name and/or comfy them during the world. A selection of Pagan traditions (in go out of business Celtic) VIP this a Saining Prepare.

All four ceremonies can more to the point squeeze asking God/dess to bless your child and/or consecrating your child using the elements, depending on your tradition. Different traditions may more to the point do the rituals at funny times. A selection of may do it to the same extent the child is a infant so others may breather until the child is future cloudy.

Featuring in are some connections to versions of these funny rituals:

Launch Ritual for Babies

Pagan Preschooler Launch Ritual

Launch Ritual

Contemporary Preschooler Wiccaning/Welcoming Prepare

Result Wiccaning Ritual for the Lonely Practioner

A Wiccaning Prepare

A Wiccaning Prepare I

Launch and Saining the Preschooler


Make A Preschooler Fortune JAR

You can understand a precious blessing jar but if you love crafts alike I do, it's improved fun to make one! You can use a terracotta jar, a glass jar, a agreeable fashioned supple carton, or even a precious pitcher. Thanksgiving the jar with the baby's pattern, bind, sparkle, painted symbols, or stickers. It's same agreeable to put in a petty teddy clothing or other animal on the top of the lid.

The jar can be made for your own child (of any age of course) but it same makes a massive and modified precious lob gift. If you representation it as a precious lob gift, assign pieces of paper for all and sundry at the lob to carve down blessings for the new precious.

If you made it for your own child, you can either carve down the blessings for the precious yourself or clasp family members do it. You can do this all at later or you can assist the jar in the baby's play school and add to it as you go.

Alternatives: You can celebrity to make a blessing jar for the entire family. Moderately than add matter you objective your family to be blessed with, you add matter you "in the past" clasp been blessed with and are pleased for.

Or you can make a jar alike the one pictured upper. Moderately than carve out blessings for the new precious you can add matter that you admire about your wee one. This can be done in this area the child's precious go and makes a charming keepsake in this area their life.

Preschooler Fortune Regard

To do this it is best to hold the darling clear of. Nevertheless, if weather does not dispatch or it's not well-behaved for the infant to be clear of, this spell can be tailored for the at home. Do it by a window if attainable.

Genesis by holding the child indigence be thought up to the space and say:

"O member of the aristocracy of the Glitzy space, Mystic All-Father,"

"Behold this superior child (Child's Baptize )"

"Conceived and brought forth in love"

"Make sacred and protect him/her"

"and assign the gifts of wisdom,"

"Hint, and wonder."

Place the child on the flooring or defense her by the flooring and say:

"Barrage Hole, Blood relation of all"

"This is my darling, My love,"

"and my jewel."

"Make sacred and Shield him/her,"

"Indulgence you enduring and eternal"

"affluence, and steadfastness."

"May she/he ever clasp a spirit"

"that seeks the stars,"

"and pedigree deathlike within"

"Thy kind breast."

Preference up the infant from the flooring and take the precious. Nonstop your eyes and empty space your intelligence. For community who are able with display look at are normally overpowering to at this time see prophesies for the child but even if you do not clasp such abilities make list of the introductory images or finding that come to intelligence.

Source: Adapted from Charming Assets from the Sparkler Correctly by Ed Fitch

Regard TO Amiable A Crying Preschooler

Date new light drizzling from your instant foundation. Let the light semblance the child, cradling it. Such as you deem the child is encompassed within the light, doubt rocking her carefully, as yet you were holding the precious in your arms. Religiously intimation relaxing words to the child. Project tranquil, kind feelings in its self-control. Strengthen this up for certain moments, even as the child stops cry.

Source: Netplaces

Sachet TO Sustain Preschooler Snooze

You give need: dry rose petals

dry megabucks

firmed cloves

muslin envelope

In a muslin envelope mingle the upper ingredients and decorate the envelope self-important the child's bed. At bedtime, vanquish the envelope with your hand, agitating the comfort as you say, "I weave a charm of ask for, so that you my love give catch a few 'z' s."

Source: The Goddess During

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