The Cancer Full Moon in January exemplifies the process of identifying the emotions from the previous year that aren’t doing us any good anymore, and giving us the space and support to release that into the ether, creating room for new and exciting opportunities.
It's Samhain season! September through November is my absolute favorite time of the year, and a large part of that is due to the thinning of the veil, the darkening of the days, and the ease with which we can connect and communicate with the other worlds. I've been talking a lot about connecting with spirits and other Samhain season activities over on TikTok. There are so many people - witches and muggles alike - that feel the call to reach out to ancestors and spirits during this time, but are lost on how to do it, and how to do it safely.
Plants have energy and vibration, but plants also have a spirit, a personality, and a tendency to prefer certain types of working. While White Sage is good for what it does, it doesn't do everything! And honestly, there are some plants that do what it does better, too.
Tonight, as the sun sets and darkness sets in, we do not quiet. Tonight is celebration and sacred fire. Tomorrow, as the sun rises and the light returns in full, we shall revel in the bright energy and know that even when times get dark, the light will always return. Happy Summer Solstice, northern hemisphere! … Continue reading Spontaneous Solstice
Last weekend, I spent my time up in the woods of New Hampshire at an herbal retreat for women. I went with my herbalist hat on, but over the course of the weekend, that hat was replaced with my SpiritualGoddessWitch hat, because this conference was so much more than herbs. It was life. I learned … Continue reading A Soliloquy
A few hours ago, I was trying to get my little witchlet to take a nap, so we were snuggling on the couch under the open windows. I thought I smelled the first hints of rain in an otherwise blue sky - but I could see the haze on the horizon. I could see the … Continue reading Raising Witches
I used to think it was immoral, wrong, and just icky to charge for spiritual services. And then I snapped out of it.
Kitchen magick is all about simple spellcasting. It’s the art of using the things around to you improve your life, your hearth, & yourself. Kitchen witches take soup and make a healing potion; they bake cookies infused with happiness; they weave a spell of protection with every swept floor. You’re making magick out of the … Continue reading Kitchen Witchery: Popcorn Manifestation
The new moon tonight is all about clearing space and releasing old ties, the last stubborn vestiges of the past 6 months, to make room (physically, emotionally, energetically) for all the amazing, wonderful opportunities that are coming our way.