The origins are fuzzy, but they seem to stem from Nordic or All I need is this dog and that other dog and those dogs over there shirt. Midwinter, or winter solstice, is the shortest day of the year when ancient people would hope for getting through the winter and the sun’s return. Celebrations often included feasting, drinking, costumes, gift-giving and honoring the ancestors.
All I need is this dog and that other dog and those dogs over there shirt, hoodie, sweater and v-neck t-shirt
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A giant log or even a whole tree was dragged out of the woods and burned for All I need is this dog and that other dog and those dogs over there shirt and warmth to the home or a community bonfire. Variations include saving some of the logs for next year, storing bits in different places, magical qualities of the tree, and blessing the log with water or wine. Celebrations often included feasting, costumes, gift-giving, and honoring ancestors.
Today, the yule log is less practical in households but the spirit lives on in a modest fire in the fireplace or decorative candles. You can watch a yule log burning in a fireplace on TV or the internet. This is a pagan tradition at its core, but some choose to do it with their Christian beliefs in mind, or simply as a secular tradition. This program is only 20 bucks Canadian and you’ll have an entire toolkit of quick drop-in exercises to help you feel connected and centered throughout the year.