• Herbs/Incense

    Rosemary: Herbs and Incense

    Welcome to another post in the blog series, Herbs and Incense. In this post, we will be exploring Rosemary. Firstly the history of Rosemary will be discussed, then the properties will be listed, followed by the magickal uses of Rosemary. Please note that this post may contain affiliate links. For more information about what this means, please click here. There is also a free Rosemary correspondence sheet PDF at the end of this post.  The history of Rosemary Rosemary (Rosmarinus Officinalis) is an evergreen shrub that is native to the Mediterranean. It is a well know kitchen herb that is used in a variety of recipes. Rosemary leaves are needles…

  • Left side Selenite tower, middle top a Selenite ball and top right, a hand holding a Selenite heart
    Crystals and gemstones

    Selenite: Crystal Magick

    This post is part of the blog series – crystal magick. In this post Selenite is discussed, properties are listed and magickal uses are also touched upon. Please note that this post may contain affiliate links. For more information about what this means, please click here.  Selenite explained Selenite is known for being a highly cleansing stone. It is said to be named from the Greek word for moon, perhaps due to the white luster that Selenite has. It is a soft stone so care needs to be taken when using Selenite as it could scratch or break but on the plus side, it makes it easy to carve so there…

  • The words Samhain Magick in orange on a black background with a crystal ball outline to the left, a broom above, and a pentagram to the right
    Spells,  Wheel of the year

    Samhain magick

    In this post, we have searched the web for the best Samhain magick spells and rituals so that you can pick what best suits you this Samhain.  Table of Contents Samhain magick Ancestor summoning spell.  The witch of Lupine Hollow has a really easy ancestor summoning spell for Samhain. You just need a black candle and then salt, pictures of ancestors that you would like to connect with, tarot cards,  and yew branches are optional extras.  To get rid of unwanted habits Tina over at Magickal spot has some Samhain spells and rituals and one of them is all about getting rid of unwanted habits. You only need a cauldron…

  • Samhain activities - Tarot cards, pumpkin pie, a grave stone, a cup with magick symbols on, someone meditating and a potion bottle
    Wheel of the year

    Samhain activities

    This post gives you 14 different Samhain activities so you can plan your perfect celebration. Please note that the post may contain affiliate links. For more information about what this means, please click here.  14 Samhain activities  Bake with pumpkins  So it is pumpkin season after all! Why not do some seasonal cooking. You could make some pumpkin soup or a pumpkin pie. Last year I made my first pumpkin pie and it was a lot of fun and tasty too! I used fresh pumpkin but you can even get it in a tin to save time.  Make soul cakes  Have you heard of soul cakes? These are what were…

  • Six items that are Samhain correspondence
    Wheel of the year

    Samhain correspondence

    In this post, we are looking at Correspondence for Samhain. Samhain is one of the eight Pagan celebrations on the wheel of the year. This post covers corresponding colours, crystals, herbs, food, animals and spell work. Please note that this post may contain affiliate links. For more information about what this means, please click here.  Samhain correspondence Colours  Black is a colour of protection and safety. It is good for banishing spells, removing hexes or cruses and unblocking emotions.  Orange is a combination of red and yellow. The yellow brings warmth and mental clarity, while the red brings intensity and power. Therefore, orange is very much linked to justice, ambition,…

  • Clock for time and crystal ball for magick. Purple and blue rose in background against pink backdrop
    Real life,  Wicca

    Making time for magick

    We all live such busy lives, sometimes we can get to the end of the week and you sit and wonder what happened as you didn’t manage to do any of the things that you wanted like meditating, reading, and spell work. If you can relate, this post looks at how you can make time for magick. Break it down to see what you want to do Magick is a huge area that leads off in so many directions. It can feel overwhelming, especially when you are first starting out. You need to narrow down what it is that you actually want to do. Make a list of things that…

  • Spells,  Wheel of the year

    Litha magick

    In this post, I have searched the internet to find you the 10 best Litha magick spells and rituals for all your Litha celebrations. For more posts about Litha check out my dedicated page, here.  Litha Magick Midsummer sun ritual Learn Religion has a lovely simple candle ritual that is for a group but can be adapted for solo practitioners.  A solstice ritual Sage Goddess has a powerful visualising ritual for the summer solstice which can be done alone or in a group.  Litha charm for success Jess Carlson has a fantastic charm bag spell for using the sun’s energy at Litha to aid in manifesting success for the rest…

  • Spells,  Wheel of the year,  Wicca

    Beltane magick

    In this post, I have searched the internet for the best Beltane magick spells and rituals for your Beltane celebrations. For other Beltane-related posts, check out my dedicated page here.  Beltane rituals Learn Religion has a group Beltane bonfire rite which looks like such a fun ritual to take part in. I think that the atmosphere must be amazing! Although this year it is unlikely that groups will be able to get together, you could always take note for years to come.  Another great ritual from Learn Religion is the Beltane Sacred Feminine Goddess Ritual which can be performed by men as well as women. It is to honour the…

  • Spells,  Wheel of the year

    Ostara magick

    This post highlights some of the best spells to be performed on or around Ostara on the web. Ostara is all about growth, fertility, and balance. Eggs are a major Ostara symbol so expect to see a lot of egg magick! Ostara Magick The girls over at Wicca Now have a lovely uplifting Ostara ritual which sounds like a lovely way to start the day, although they do say that it can be done at any time. It involves using a decorated egg, raw amethyst, and some candle magick.  Learn Religion has an Ostara ritual that involves candle magick and making an offering. It is a beautiful way to give…

  • Wicca

    Air element

    Welcome to the second part of this mini-series. Last week we looked at fire. Today we are looking at the air element. Please note that this post may contain affiliate links. For more information about what this means, please click here. The air element Air can be difficult for some as you can not see it. However, without air, we would not be able to breathe. Air can range from the smallest whisper to the strongest hurricanes and tornadoes which destroy all in its path. It gives life to fire and can also blow it out. It can move earth when at its strongest and it works with water to…