Imbolc activities

Imbolc Imbolc, or the Mid Winter Festival of Lights, begins February 1. It’s beginning to stay light a bit longer and we are now halfway between Winter and Spring. There are several ways to celebrate this Sabbat. Also, refer to my earlier article, Imbolc, festival of lights for more craft, decoration, and meal ideas (including the […]

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Haunted Raynham Hall, Long Island

Historic Raynham Hall in Oyster Bay, Long Island, is rumored to be haunted so I decided to check it out one afternoon. Besides that, it has something to do with the A&E TV show Turn, about George Washington’s Culper spies during the Revolutionary War. I learned this house was also the setting for the first Valentine and […]

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Mabon ideas

Happy Mabon!  Happy Autumn! Mabon is a Sabbat that occurs at the same time as the Autumnal Equinox.  It’s a celebration of harvests, and also referred to as the Witches’ Thanksgiving.  Last year I wrote an article about Mabon – read it here.  Included there are ideas on decorating, spells, Mabon oil and incense, activities, […]

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Old Bethpage Village Restoration is haunted

The Old Bethpage Village Restoration is a recreation of a mid-19th Century village.  The 209 acres contains houses, farms, 2 stores, a church, blacksmith shop, hatter, inn, fisherman’s cottage and schoolhouse.  One home, the Powell Farm, is on the original property.  There are now 51 reconstructed buildings; not all are open to the public.  These […]

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Sweet Hollow Road, Long Island

Is Sweet Hollow Road haunted? Sweet Hollow Road in Huntington, Long Island, is a road of many mysteries and urban legends; many believe it is haunted.  The Northern State Parkway overpass on the road is a popular place to put your car in neutral to see if a ghost will push it to safety.  No […]

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Utopia in Hicksville for incense and other Wicca stuff

Utopia is incense warehouse There are not too many shops on Long Island that stock a large assortment of incense, candles, crystals and Wicca items like that.  However, in the land of Theresa Caputo, the Long Island Medium, there is a store called Utopia.  They have a 2-floor space at 3 Newbridge Road in Hicksville […]

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