Cornhusk Sunbursts—a Lammas craft

Cornhusk Sunbursts—a Lammas craft

Natural Dye (optional) 1 lb blueberries 2 cups water   In a large pot combine blueberries and water. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat and allow to simmer for about an hour. Allow the mixture to cool. Strain mixture into a bowl using a colander to remove the berries.   For...
Bonnach Lunastain—a Lammas recipe

Bonnach Lunastain—a Lammas recipe

Depending on how well you know me you will understand the depth of my obsession with the Outlander series. It is deep, I assure you. So it is no wonder that when I thought to give you a Lunasda (Scots-Gaelic for Lughnasadh or Lammas) recipe for harvest bread, my mind...
Blessed Lughnasadh and Happy Lammas everyone!

Blessed Lughnasadh and Happy Lammas everyone!

Whether you call it Lammas, Lunasda, Lunasdal, Luanistyn, or the Gwyl Awst (Feast of Augustus,) Lughnasadh (pronounced LOO-nah-sah) is the first of three harvest celebrations celebrated in the Wheel of the Year. Originating in Ireland, Lughnasadh’s namesake Lugh, was...