Today, instead of a spell, I wanted to talk about some tools of the trade – more specifically, the magic wand.
Okay, everyone, let’s get real. Valentines Day comes from a pretty bloody background…
Got no time to cast your spells? Live in a shared house where you can’t exactly set up an altar? Or maybe you’re in the broom closet. Join in the Imbolc fun with a dedicated candle in my personal group ceremony, focusing on manifestation, love attraction, self love and new life. All you have toContinue reading “Join the Imbolc Candle Ritual!”
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I saw an interesting post on Facebook yesterday which was essentially saying, it’s okay if you’re too tired to Witch right now. And that resonated with me. As I’ve said before, sometimes we can fall into the trap of labelling ourselves ‘good’ or ‘bad’ witches, in the sense of we might practise every day orContinue reading “When You're Too Tired to Witch”
Welcome to Wednesday, Witches! Today I am going to address the subject of poppets, otherwise known as dollies, pippies, moppets and mommets. I know that for a long time when I was young, I personally thought poppets were basically the Western version of the “Voodoo Doll”. In pop culture, there is this idea of theContinue reading “Witchcraft Wednesday: What's the Deal with Poppets?”
Howdy! It’s Witchcraft Wednesday and again, I wanted to offer up a spell that anybody with access to some basic white goods can do. Alternatively, it’s winter, so I imagine you could also try chucking this into a pile of snow. Let’s get into the festive spirit by getting rid of some of the badContinue reading “Witchcraft Wednesday: The Easiest Ever Freezer Spell”
Today we went for a walk with our friend and neighbour, Katie, and her dog, Hughbert (whom you’ve met before). All three (four?) of us were itching to get out of our apartments, even though the weather was pretty grim. I mean, it’s West Yorkshire in November, after all. But once we got out there,Continue reading “BONUS POST: Pictures from Nature”
Happy Witchcraft Wednesday! I’ve decided that every Wednesday, I’ll post about witchcraft, whether it’s a spell, a relaxation recording, an activity or even something crafty. The whole point of this blog is to make witchcraft more accessible every day for every person – which is why today, we’re focusing on 3 simple spells that doContinue reading “Witchcraft Wednesday: 3 Simple Spells (No Witchy Gear Required)”
It’s the human condition. We all want to be the best at what we do, whether that’s work, or hobbies, or family, or just being the best cook in the family (I’m not). This idea of having to ‘do’ things properly – i.e., you can’t be a real painter unless you’ve taken classes, or youContinue reading “Being a ‘Good’ Witch”