December 6, 2020

There are numerous reasons to muster up the energy for decorating during the holidays, especially in a year with limited personal contact. Get out at least some of those decorations. Read more

October 24, 2020

I love building this special altar every October, bringing out photos and mementos of cherished family members who are no longer with us. Here’s how I go about building our Samhain Memory Altar, with some tips on building your own. There’s still plenty of time to create one this year! Read more

October 18, 2020

Enjoying a feast with memories of your beloved dead can be a comforting, joyous tradition. Read more

August 17, 2020

Sometimes our most deeply felt and profound lessons in life are also the hardest learnt. However, once learned, they stick with us for life. Today I’d like to share with you a couple of Life’s Healing Lessons that I had to learn the hard way. To this day, those lessons affect how I send healing energy out to others. Read more

August 8, 2020

Ever wonder how a witch works in real life? Here’s one witch’s take on pulling together a simple healing spell using a candle and some essential oils. Read more

July 17, 2020

That dark expanse was all mine. Parking myself about 8 to 10 feet from the edge of where the waves were landing, I just sat there, staring out at the ocean in all her dark magnificence. If you’ve seen the ocean at night, with no other lights around, then you know it takes on an inky blackness like no other. Just like the depths of space when looking upward, the ocean at night is very much its own color. Read more

June 15, 2020

Midsummer always brings thoughts of fairies. Why not celebrate the solstice with your children, or other adults, by creating a fairy altar nearby. It’s a joyful, playful way to celebrate the day. For cakes and ale, break out the milk or honey sweetened tea, and perhaps back some sweet cakes. Strawberry shortcake would be marvelous, as would anything summery Read more

March 27, 2020

Here are some simple spells to help get through this difficult time. Some help with healing energy and keeping loved ones safe and some are simply for smoothing over frangled energies within a house of cooped up folks. Read more

February 9, 2020

Whew, that felt good to acknowledge, don’t you think? Drag it out in the open where we can talk about it like civilized, intelligent adults. Because if not exposed to the light of day and some fresh air, our ability, nah, our desire, to judge, can fester, becoming a knee jerk reaction to anything we disagree with, don’t understand, or is different from how we look, act, or do things. Read more

January 8, 2020

The Resolution Ritual is a simple ritual to pack some added oomph into your New Year’s resolutions. Perform it on the first Full Moon of the new year or adapt it to fit an event that suggests new beginnings and transition. You might also want to perform the ritual after a birthday or other major life-considering event. Read more

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