Magical Food for the Summer Solstice (Litha)

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

Behind the scenes: An open ritual

My coven holds open rituals on a regular basis so I thought I would share how we put the open rituals together and what goes on behind the scenes. It does take an awful lot of preparation and organisation… [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…]

Kitchen Witchcraft: Cooking Up Some Magic

OK so you are rocking your ‘kitchen witch’ apron, your kitchen is all tidy, and your altar is all pretty, then what? Even the most domesticated goddess won’t feel like cooking every single day, so just give yourself a few moments before you start to get yourself in the right frame of mind, stand in front of your altar or your goddess picture/statue and calm, centre and ground yourself. [Read more…]

Kitchen Witchcraft: A Kitchen Altar & witchy workings in the Kitchen

I think having an altar in your kitchen gives it a focal point; it doesn’t have to be big. I have a small green man shelf and on top of that I have a tiny vase (it is actually a small candle holder) that I put a fresh flower in regularly, and it has representations of the elements – a shell, a feather, a red crystal and a pebble. [Read more…]