Happy new year! I don't know about all of you, but sometimes a cleansing is exactly what you need to start the new year fresh. If you don't get the chance to do a cleansing before the turn of the calendar year, that doesn't mean all is lost. Just do it now (or as soon … Continue reading Bell Cleansing New Year Spell (Spell Saturday)
Have you ever heard of the ritualized idea that what you do on the first day of the new year will continue on for the rest of the year? If you spend a lot of January first sleeping or arguing, the rest of the year will contain that. I first heard of this from my … Continue reading First Days, a New Year’s Week Tradition
Enchanting can be one of the easiest ways of adding magic to anything. It's super low key, can be done in public in front of people, and only requires a few moments of sitting quietly or murmuring to yourself to make it work. My style of enchanting does lean heavily on energy manipulation. If you're … Continue reading How to Enchant a Scarf
So, you made some witchy friends and you've been invited over to their place. Great! (Although, visiting people? In this day of social distancing?) Still, there's a certain social etiquette to visiting people's houses, especially when one of you (or both of you) are magical practitioners or pagans. Actually, these are pretty good rules to follow … Continue reading Etiquette for Visiting Witches
Hi! Where the heck has October gone? (Pumpkins and Halloween movies, that's where.) We've some updates around here in the shop section. Even some rare spots for divination readings have opened up! 3 card readings, pendulum readings, scrying readings, and even an oracular session. All readings are PDF and delivered by email. You can purchase … Continue reading 10.2020 Shop Update! Divination Readings Availability
Anyone who's taken a class with a large amount of students knows that sometimes you're just a pile of things to grade to that teacher and not actually a person or face attached to that name/grade. I doubt that's as much of an issue right now since the education systems had to adapt to current … Continue reading Teacher’s Good Graces Apple Spell
Protect your garden from pests and spirits with this Scarecrow Harvest Protection Spell.
A no muss, no fuss divination book. It covers the most common forms of divination (tarot, scrying crystal balls, tea leaf reading, and so on) and does it in a easy to understand and thorough way. I knocked it down from a 5 to a 4.5 because I question the inclusion of a chakra pendulum … Continue reading Book Review: The Divination Handbook by Liz Dean – 4.5/5
You know those lists of stuff you have that so-and-so blogger says are a must have or whats-their-face author swears you need? Yeah, skip it. At least at first. If you're getting into witchcraft I recommend just five things: White tealight candles + lighter and/or LED candleA stoneware cereal bowl (plain black, plain white, or … Continue reading Witchcraft 101 – The 5 Things A New Witch Really Needs to Get Started
We sold our house! Around late August of 2015 I started mentioning "Secret Future Plan" (SFP) on my personal twitter. SFP actually started a month earlier when, while kayaking with my mother, she mentioned that we could probably sell our house and get something more suitable to us. When we moved into the Crossroads House 17 … Continue reading Goodbye Crossroads House!