Candlemas was traditionally the day when all the candles to be used in Church in the coming year were blessed. We celebrated by making more beeswax candles along with these lovely walnut floating candles – inspiration courtesy of The Magic Onions
“If Candlemas Day be fair and bright
Winter will have another fight.
If Candlemas Day brings cloud and rain,
Winter won’t come again.”
It’s been raining pretty much all day here in our little bit of Wales so…