Herb of the Month

Lavender Planetary Association: Mercury Gender: Masculine Element: Air Magickal Uses: clairvoyance, cleansing, consecration, happiness, healing, love, Midsummer, money, passion, peace, peace of mind, protection, psychic protection, purification, tranquility Other magickal uses: blessings, chastity, divination, dreams, energy, gentleness, good luck, grieving, harmony, keeping secrets, magic (esp. to increase the duration of a spell), meditation, memory, psychic development, retention, ritual, sleep, stability, virility, weddings Lore: Attributed by … Continue reading Herb of the Month

Herb of the Month

Rosemary Aromatherapy Uses The oil has a positive effect on the digestive system, helpful for indigestion, colitis and constipation. It is also good or hepatic disorders being a liver and gall-bladder tonic. The circulatory system also benefits from the oil. The oil can normalize blood pressure and help combat hardening of the arteries. Rosemary is good for rheumatic and muscular pain, especially tired and over … Continue reading Herb of the Month

Herb of the Month

Cedar Element of Fire and Earth. Male Energy. Planetary Associations: Sun Zodiac Association: Leo Associated Dieties: The Cedar wood tree is sacred to Artemis, Sezh and Persephone. Cedar is a sacred tree of Celtic Astrology 9 February to 18 February. Cedar is associated with the goldfinch. Druids sometimes associated this tree with the Tree of Life. Norse peoples sometimes referred the Tree of Life to … Continue reading Herb of the Month

Kitchen Witchin’

This is a kitchen magic primer and isn’t meant to be all inclusive. That would take a very large book, lol! Kitchen magic is one of my favorite things! There’s magic everywhere in the kitchen, from the food you eat to how it’s prepared to the spices you add. Do you stir clockwise or counter clockwise? This will be a quick and dirty list of … Continue reading Kitchen Witchin’

Elemental Altar for Air

In addition to my main working altar (I’ll talk about this in a later blog), I also like to have Elemental Altars. I’ve had many incarnations over the years. Sometimes I have all of the Elements in one place and other times I have a separate altar for each Element. Today I’m going to briefly explain what I put on my Elemental Altar for Air. … Continue reading Elemental Altar for Air

The Difference Between an Amulet and a Talisman

This is just a quicky. I’ve actually been sick for the last week and am now a wee bit behind on the blogs so I wanted to get this one out really quick. An Amulet is used for protection from danger, whether physical, emotional, spiritual or mental. If you wear a black tourmaline stone around your neck for protection, that is an amulet. Another example … Continue reading The Difference Between an Amulet and a Talisman