Book Review of Shadows: Of Blood and Bones by Kate Freuler

I am so excited to see a book that is entirely about some of the darker and less mainstream-accepted sides of witchcraft and magic. This book travels into the darkness and brings back the tools and knowledge you need to safely wade in yourself. "Shadow magick occupies a critical role in the rich history of … Continue reading Book Review of Shadows: Of Blood and Bones by Kate Freuler

Book Review of Shadows: Pathworking the Tarot by Leeza Robertson

๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ/5! This book was sent to me by Llewellyn for review at the very end of 2019 and I fully intended to review it right away โ€“ but then I couldnโ€™t stop using it! This book quickly became one of my very favourites on the subject of tarot, and also for journaling and contemplation. When … Continue reading Book Review of Shadows: Pathworking the Tarot by Leeza Robertson

Book Review of Shadows: Cosmic Care by Robin Eisenberg

๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ/5! from ChronicleBooks.com This beautiful book is dreamy and spacey and makes you feel good all over. It's less of a deep dive into self-care, as an activity for you to partake in AS an act of self care! Similar to a comic book or graphic novel, the art does most of the talking, but … Continue reading Book Review of Shadows: Cosmic Care by Robin Eisenberg

Book Review of Shadows: WitchCraft Cocktails by Julia Halina Hadas

๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ/5! This beautiful book provides you with a whole new way to cast spells and honour the planet with REAL magic potions. The author herself contacted me and offered to send me a copy of her book, and Iโ€™m so glad because I absolutely loved it! Itโ€™s beautifully written, super informative, full of really gorgeous … Continue reading Book Review of Shadows: WitchCraft Cocktails by Julia Halina Hadas

I Love a Fat Deck

Iโ€™ve always had an unspoken policy when it comes to tarot readings I do for others and that is that the deck cannot be entirely white. If a deck features human characters all the way through and all of them are white, I donโ€™t use it. The reason for that is that thereโ€™s a zero … Continue reading I Love a Fat Deck

Book Review of Shadows: Orishas, Goddesses, and Voodoo Queens by Lilith Dorsey

๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ/5! An inspiring exploration of the goddesses of the West African spiritual traditions and their role in shaping Yoruba (Ifa), Santeria, Haitian Vodoun, and New Orleans Voodoo.Throughout Africa and beyond in the diaspora caused by the slave trade, the divine feminine was revered in the forms of goddesses like the ancient Nana Buluku, water spirits … Continue reading Book Review of Shadows: Orishas, Goddesses, and Voodoo Queens by Lilith Dorsey

Book Review of Shadows: The Complete Book of Moon Spells by Michael Herkes

๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ/5! Harness the power of the moonโ€•spells to invite abundance and achieve balanceLuminescent and ever-watchful, the moon is a powerful source of energy and a conduit for magical abundance, bestowing blessings from the universe to help you achieve your goals and desires. The Complete Book of Moon Spells provides down-to-earth guidance on the phases, folklore, … Continue reading Book Review of Shadows: The Complete Book of Moon Spells by Michael Herkes

Book Review of Shadows: Utterly Wicked by Dorothy Morrison (2020)

"Let's begin with what makes this book special - the fact that cursing, binding, jinxing and otherwise casting "baneful magic" (I love how poetic that is tbh) is a rarely touched-upon subject in books for modern witches. This book covers everything from the different words for this type of magic, to common methods and ingredients, ethical considerations, and reversing hexes and curses. She doesn't shy away from including classic ingredients like the witch's own urine, but there are plenty of spells for most purposes and the reader can decide what they're comfortable with. " [Read More] ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ/5! Book Review of Shadows: Utterly Wicked by Dorothy Morrison | The Fat Feminist WItch

Book Review of Shadows: Astrology for Real Relationships by Jessica Lanyadoo & T. Greenaway

๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ/5! A modern, inclusive guide to astrology that will illuminate your love life as well as your relationships with your family, your friends, and yourself. When it comes to friendship, family, and romance, we all want the same things: to love and be loved, to communicate, to fight fair, and to feel okay in our … Continue reading Book Review of Shadows: Astrology for Real Relationships by Jessica Lanyadoo & T. Greenaway

It’s in the Cards: The Herbcrafter’s Tarot Deck Review

๐Ÿ‘๏ธ๐Ÿ‘๏ธ๐Ÿ‘๏ธ๐Ÿ‘๏ธ๐Ÿ‘๏ธ/5! The Herbcrafterโ€™s Tarot celebrates the handicrafts, tools, and time-honored folk skills related to herbs, trees, flowers and other plants that share their gifts with us. This deck and book set explores the relationship between herbs and how people use them for medicine, creativity, ritual, and spiritual guidance. It also considers herbs as archetypes and … Continue reading It’s in the Cards: The Herbcrafter’s Tarot Deck Review

Book Review of Shadows: Crystal Healing and Sacred Pleasure by Vanessa Cuccia

๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ/5! Engage the chakras as a road map for self-discovery, harness the power of crystals, and practice self-love through erotic spirituality with Crystal Healing and Sacred Pleasure.  This book features:A clear introduction to the bodyโ€™s chakra system, Guidance for determining if a chakra is blocked, Essential information on crystals and how they work, Specific techniques and … Continue reading Book Review of Shadows: Crystal Healing and Sacred Pleasure by Vanessa Cuccia

Seeker’s Corner Wrap-Up – Burn baby, burn!

You can watch the episode here, or always catch the replay on my facebook page. Thank you so much to everyone who tuned in to today's live episode of Seeker's Corner all about candle magic! I answered questions about types of candles, tools to cast candle spells, oils and herbs, how to read candle wax … Continue reading Seeker’s Corner Wrap-Up – Burn baby, burn!

#SeekersCorner Wrap Up – Sunshine of Your Love

Thanks to everyone who watched and participated in today's episode of Seeker's Corner celebrating the Summer Solstice! Today we talked solar energy and magic and ways to honour and celebrate the sun as well as pagan handfasting! I also got a chance to show off the Litha Box from Green Moon Apothecary which includes magical … Continue reading #SeekersCorner Wrap Up – Sunshine of Your Love

It’s in the Cards: Dark Days Tarot Review

๐ŸŒ™๐ŸŒ™๐ŸŒ™๐ŸŒ™๐ŸŒ™/5! "The Dark Days Tarot deck is inspired by the dark days of the lunar cycle when we are energetically drawn toward reflection. I'm continually inspired by the way in which, like oceans, we are subtly synced with the moon.  Dark days encourage deeper rest and heightened sensitivity, and thus a more intuitive state. This deck captures the essence … Continue reading It’s in the Cards: Dark Days Tarot Review

#SeekersCorner Wrap Up – May 3rd, 2019

@stephaniechinart Thanks to everyone who watched and participated in today's episode of Seeker's Corner! We talked so much longer than I planned, and I'm so glad you all liked the topic I chose! In case you missed it, this week we talked about BODY MAGIC! We touched on things like Reiki and energy healing, yoga, … Continue reading #SeekersCorner Wrap Up – May 3rd, 2019

Book Review of Shadows: The Lunar Gospel by Cal Garrison

๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ/5! Most people are familiar with their sun sign--the sign determined by your birthday. According to astrologer Cal Garrison, however, it's actually your moon sign that is the true key to your horoscope. The Lunar Gospel is a comprehensive guide to moon sign astrology, covering the significant role the moon plays in the horoscope. Cal explores … Continue reading Book Review of Shadows: The Lunar Gospel by Cal Garrison

For fuck’s sake, John Oliver

I am such a huge fan of John Oliver and his show Last Week Tonight, but his newest segment on "psychics" caused me to let out the most Tina Belcher of groans. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WhMGcp9xIhY For those who aren't familiar with John, most of us first met him on The Daily Show as a hilarious correspondent. He … Continue reading For fuck’s sake, John Oliver

Book Review of Shadows: The Essential Guide to Practical Astrology by April Elliot Kent

๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ/5! "A down-to-earth guide about the message of the stars.  For astrology to be useful there's no need to have a crystal ball, incense, meditation, or faith. Learn the practical language of astrology in this clear, easy-to-understand exploration that goes way beyond daily horoscopes and zodiac. With it, the reader will be able to calculate … Continue reading Book Review of Shadows: The Essential Guide to Practical Astrology by April Elliot Kent

Episode 39 – The Psychology of Astrology

Hello everyone and thanks for tuning in to episode 39 of The Fat Feminist Witch podcast. Today weโ€™re talking about astrology and how it relates to psychology and the study of your personality, and Iโ€™ve got a new book review of shadows for you โ€“ The Little book of Saturn by Aliza Einhorn. It's the … Continue reading Episode 39 – The Psychology of Astrology

Book Review of Shadows: The Little Book of Saturn by Aliza Einhorn

๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ/5! The Little Book of Saturn, a smart, friendly introduction to the astrological Saturn, is a book for curious readers who know there is more to astrology than their sun signs. Saturn has traditionally been considered the planet of challenges, but the life lessons that this stern planet brings are necessary for personal growth. This … Continue reading Book Review of Shadows: The Little Book of Saturn by Aliza Einhorn

Everything I Loved and Hated About The Chilling Adventures of #Sabrina

This fall a brand new witchy tv series was birthed into our world: The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. Though it features the same characters as the 90s tv series and the 1960s comics, this Sabrina is based on a much darker and spookier version of Greendale. I actually reviewed the first few issues of the … Continue reading Everything I Loved and Hated About The Chilling Adventures of #Sabrina

Itโ€™s In the Cards : Lunar Nomad Oracle Review

๐ŸŒ™๐ŸŒ™๐ŸŒ™๐ŸŒ™๐ŸŒ™/5! The Lunar Nomad Oracleย is a set of keys for unlocking and understanding your intuitive side, your โ€œlunar self.โ€ As a nomad on the path of the lunar self, you will awaken your sense of wonder and discover your creative desires to facilitate introspection, awareness, and lastingย change. The Lunar Nomad Oracleย is inspired by the traditional … Continue reading Itโ€™s In the Cards : Lunar Nomad Oracle Review

Episode 38 – Emotional Witchcraft

  Hello again witches, seekers, and friends, and thank you for tuning in to episode 38 of the fat feminist witch podcast - which I almost called emotional rescue because I love the rolling stones, but those dudes love money so today weโ€™re talking about EMOTIONAL WITCHCRAFT. Weโ€™ll talk about self-care and shadow work, how … Continue reading Episode 38 – Emotional Witchcraft

Book Review of Shadows: Light Magic for Dark Times by Lisa Marie Basile #witchreads

๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ/5! "Luna Luna Magazine's Lisa Marie Basile sharesย spells,ย rituals, andย practices, including A spell to banish recurring nightmares A graveyard meditation for engaging with death A mermaid ritual for going with the flow A zodiac practice for tapping into celestial mojo A rose-quartz elixir for finding self-love A spell to recharge after a protest or social justice … Continue reading Book Review of Shadows: Light Magic for Dark Times by Lisa Marie Basile #witchreads

Book Review of Shadows: The Witch’s Broom by Deborah Blake

๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ/5! "Take a magickal flight into the history, tradition, and modern uses of broomsticks. Whether sweeping the floors or helping with spells, rituals, and crafts, the broom is a more versatile tool than you ever imagined. Join Deborah Blake on a journey through the ages, exploring why broomsticks and witches have always been an inseparable … Continue reading Book Review of Shadows: The Witch’s Broom by Deborah Blake

Book Review of Shadows: Italian Folk Magic by Mary-Grace Fahrun

๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ/5! "Italian Folk Magic is a fascinating journey through the magical, folkloric, and healing traditions of Italy with an emphasis on the practical. The reader learns uniquely Italian methods of magical protection and divination and spells for love, sex, control, and revenge. The book contains magical and religious rituals and prayers and explores divination techniques, … Continue reading Book Review of Shadows: Italian Folk Magic by Mary-Grace Fahrun

Book Review of Shadows: Gods & Goddesses by Gabiann Marin

๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ/5! "Over the millennia Gods and Goddesses have taken on many forms, have given great gifts and unleashed furious punishments on those who worshipped and angered them. This book introduces the main gods and goddesses of the past; their myths, rituals and how they have influenced modern popular culture.- Discover the feuding goddesses of Babylon, … Continue reading Book Review of Shadows: Gods & Goddesses by Gabiann Marin

Podcast Episode 32: Chakras Plain & Simple

Hello again, witches seekers and friends, and thanks for tuning in to The Fat Feminist Witch Podcast - the show where I do a little ranting, raving, and wand waving. Today I'm talking all about CHAKRAS. Where they come from, what they are, what they do, and why you should care haha. I'll also be … Continue reading Podcast Episode 32: Chakras Plain & Simple

Book Review of Shadows: Chakras Plain & Simple by Sasha Fenton

๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ”ฎ/5! This accessible and user-friendly book introduces the seven major chakras those spinning vortexes of energy throughout the body and presents ways of healing the emotional, mental, physical, and spiritual problems that arise when the chakras are blocked, misaligned, or too open. It also describes how the chakras affect people, provides simple healing techniques, an … Continue reading Book Review of Shadows: Chakras Plain & Simple by Sasha Fenton