Happy March witches! While some of us may still be experiencing the snow, the month of March is this bright light at the end of the dark and cold tunnel called Winter. If you're up to date with the Witches Calendar, then you know that Ostara is just around the corner! Each new season brings… Continue reading Crystal Pairing – Stones for Ostara
This weekend Seattle got hammered with some more snow. Seeing this usually rainy city transform into a winter wonderland was certainly magickal but it also meant I stayed inside a little more than normal. Not too bad, since this usually means a lot of blog writing, recipe creating, and updating my Etsy Shop with new… Continue reading Love Brew
Ostara falls on the Spring Equinox (March 20th-22nd). It is the first day of spring and contains the energy of birth. From the buds on the trees to bird's nests with eggs. Flowers start to emerge, animals begin to mate, and all around new life blossoms. Named after the Germanic fertility goddess Ostara (from whom… Continue reading Six Ways to Celebrate Ostara
Many holidays take place in December. For pagans, this holiday is Yule. Taking place on the Winter Solstice, it marks the shortest day of the year. At this time, pagans would celebrate the return of the sun. The days here on after would become longer and the promise of warmer months was ahead. A twelve… Continue reading Magickal Herbs for Yule
Greetings fellow witches and happy Samhain! I hope everyone is enjoying this magickal time of the year! I sure know I am. Last night, my coven and I had a little ritual of our own to celebrate. Samhain marks the halfway point between the Autumn Equinox and Winter Solstice. It is seen as the end… Continue reading Spiced Apple Cider – A Witch’s Brew for an Auspicious New Year
Samhain is one of the main festivals in the pagan calendar. Taking place on October 31st, it marks the end of the year. At this time, the veil between our world and the spirit is at its thinnest, and we are able to communicate with souls more easily. There are many traditions and practices for… Continue reading Magickal Herbs for Samhain
The pagan festival of Mabon falls on the Autumn Equinox. Pagans have a deep connection to nature and the changing seasons, realizing that the energies of the land alter with the time of the year. The Autumn Equinox divides day and night equally, and is the time of the year where we anticipate and prepare… Continue reading Crystal Pairing – Stones of Mabon
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Samhain is probably the biggest holiday for Wiccans and Pagans alike. Celebrated on October 31st, it is an ancient festival that gave origin to what we know today as 'Halloween'. Samhain is a Celtic Festival. Known as "Summer's End", it marks the end of summer and the harvest season. It is the half way point… Continue reading Kitchen Witch – Seven Foods for Celebrating Samhain