The Cimaruta (Chee-mah-roo-tah) is an Italian folk charm that’s usually worn as jewellery or hung in the home to offer protection against the Evil Eye. Usually made of silver, the charm is shaped like a living sprig of rue with magickal and protective symbols sprouting from the ends. Over time and, through the Christianization of … Continue reading Green Witchcraft Preview: Cimaruta Charm Bag
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!
Hotei, also known as Laughing Buddha is a Buddhist deity of happiness and luck Today I started a new dosage of anti-depressant medication. It's been hard finding a pill and dosage that are right for me, and it's caused me a lot of stress. So I decided this time to give my new prescription a … Continue reading Sit for a Spell! Charge Your Meds
🔮🔮🔮🔮🔮/5! In this issue of Brainscan, Alex Wrekk (Stolen Sharpie Revolution) discusses the individualized witchcraft practice she's pieced together over the past decade. While documenting her journey, she looks at a variety of other witchcraft traditions, why they didn't fully work for her, and why secular witchcraft is just as valid as any other form. She also gives plenty … Continue reading Book (Zine!) Review of Shadows: Brainscan #33 by Alex Wrekk
This weekend is the peak time to view the annual Perseid Meteor shower, which is visible in our sky through July and August. This is an awesome time of movement and magick that can contribute tons of positive energy to your magick. Last night the Witch n' Bitch and I started our book for August … Continue reading #30DaysMagicalRoots Day 11: Write a Spell
February 1st/2nd marks the pagan fire festival of Imbolc, a day that marks the coming of spring and honours the peace and quiet of winter. It's a holiday celebrating rebirth, spring, inspiration, and purification. Rituals to the goddess Brighid, a irish goddess of fire and hearth who presided over poetry and music, healing and magic … Continue reading A Secular Witch’s Guide to the Sabbats: Imbolc or Mid-Winter
🔮🔮🔮🔮🔮/5 The Coloring Book of Shadows is a delightful canvas to follow that path. Let your journey unfold as you color crystals, herbs, and natural elements. Or write and reflect on your own insights with beautifully framed note pages. Find out what magic powers you really have… just waiting to be unlocked! Featuring over 60 … Continue reading Book Review of Shadows: The Coloring Book of Shadows Amy Cesari
I know, I know, you've been dreaming about having your own witchy shop your whole life. You have it all planned out! You know the colour of the walls, the titles of the books, the window display, and the herbal tea bar you'll be setting up. If you're super lucky, you live in an area … Continue reading Please Don’t Open ANOTHER Pagan Store
It's time again for everyone's favourite celestial event! Oh you don't like Mercury Retrograde? Well, you're not alone. The planet mercury rules things like communication, thought, and travel and I can't imagine a worse set of things to go wrong. You may find your electronics on the fritz, your car won't start, the morning commute … Continue reading Going Analogue for Mercury Rx!