Medicine bags and mojo bags: Magic in a pouch

A medicine bag contains items that are charged with your intent and each item is a guide for the spirits/divine/deity to help them understand what the outcome you desire is. Your medicine bag once it is put together is essentially ‘alive’ with energy and it will need to be looked after and can be ‘fed’ with magic powder. [Read more…]

Magical Food for the Summer Solstice (Litha)

Magical food to celebrate the summer solstice… [Read more…]

Riding the Hearth…not the hedge

What happens when your years of hedge riding hit a block? You go back to the drawing board and start again, finding a way that works for you… [Read more…]

Best Get Out the Good China…and Magical Tools

Do you have altar decorations and magical tools stuffed away in cupboards? Do you have magical items that you only use on special occasions? I say … ‘bring out the best china’ and celebrate every day… [Read more…]

Where do you work your magic, spells and charms?

Where do you work your magic? In my very humble opinion and based on many years of working spells I firmly believe that the setting is not as important as the will and the intent. Not everyone has the luxury of space to set up grand magical workings and not everyone can do so or would want to in front of others in a shared house. [Read more…]

Magical food for intent; get your magical foodie on

Foods can be used for their specific intent, we have all heard about the aphrodisiac power of oysters and the healing powers of homemade chicken soup, but you can add your own intent to any of your cooking. [Read more…]

Cooking with the Moon phases

The power of the moon is incredibly strong and affects our moods and emotions. And most of us will be used to working with the cycles of the moon rather than against them, going with the flow so to speak can make our lives much easier. We can also tailor the foods we eat to the phases of the moon to tap into that power and to work with the rhythm of our bodies and emotions too. [Read more…]

The daily devotions of a Kitchen Witch

How to work magic and daily devotions into an already busy life… [Read more…]

Kitchen Witchcraft: The magic in your cupboards

The Kitchen Witch in me drives my intuition and I am a great believer in listening to it especially when I am working magic. I don’t want to use expensive exotic ingredients that have to be shipped from the other side of the world, I am happier using things that I have grown myself or items that I already have to hand. Magical ingredients should not cost lots of money (in my humble opinion). Every single item of food, ingredient you use in the kitchen along with all the herbs and spices has magical energy. [Read more…]

A magical vacuum: Besom sweeping magic for busy witches

I was at home this week waiting delivery of a new vacuum cleaner (yep I know how to live…) when it got me thinking about sweeping the house and how impractical that is sometimes. [Read more…]