How To Protect Your Energy When You Live In A Crowded World

The world is full of all kinds of sights, sounds, smells, and sensations. Some people can have stronger reactions to these forms of stimuli than others. We’re all unique, and we all experience situations differently. As a witch, you’re familiar with working with different energies. Because of this, you might be particularly sensitive to specific energies. You might notice that you’re tired or drained after riding public transportation, dealing with a roommate or a difficult boss, or attending an event with a large group of people. If this sounds like you, then listen up. Today we’re going to look at some spells that will help you protect your energy when you’re living in a crowded world.

20 Insects & Animals For Making Your Magic Powerful

In the final installment of this series, we’re going to finish up the animal kingdom with insects and mammals. These two vastly different groups have much to lend to our magic. The similarities and differences between these two types of critters and ourselves can illuminate many of our own strengths, weaknesses, and abilities within the craft.

How To Make & Use Love Potions

Love potions are some of the most coveted potions in witchcraft. Songs have been written about them. Entire movie plots revolve around them. And some companies have even named products after them! If you’re ready to make your own love potions, read on! Here are three love potion recipes that are safe, simple, and powerful!

20 Fascinating Sea & Air Creatures To Focus Your Magic

I had so much fun writing about animals in magic in part one of the animal magic series but there were so many animals I wasn’t able to cover the first time around. I’m going to try to get to everyone’s favorites in the next two parts, and a few intriguing creatures that we may not think about as magical. Animals can lend such a wide variety of energies to a witch’s work that it’s worth it to delve into more of their associations. I hope you enjoy learning about these animals as much as I did!

27 Unique Stones & Crystals To Use In Your Magic

Everything about stones is fun. They’re fun to find and be surprised by. They’re fun to place around your space to make it look great. They’re fun to carry with you and refer to throughout the day. Perhaps the most enjoyable thing about stones and crystals is that you can custom pick which ones you want based on their meanings. This article will be a guide to help you decide what stones to use in your witchcraft depending on your needs. There are a lot of these beauties to cover so let’s jump right in!

Green Magic: 8 Powerful Plants To Unlock Your Magic Today

The glory of plants is understood, especially by witches, but perhaps not understood as completely as it could be. If you’re writing a spell or working on your craft, finding the best suited plant for your intention can be crucial. In this article, I hope to unveil the rich symbolism of plants — as well as provide you with a guide on how they can work for you in your magic.

How To Strengthen Your Magic With Number Symbolism

Naturally, because numbers feature so prominently in our lives, and always have, they have a mighty significance in the realm of magic and the occult. Witches use numbers in so many aspects of their craft that numbers have become their own crucial component, as much as anything else. We don’t randomly use five anise seeds in a powder or set up two candles or recite an incantation three times; we use certain amounts because of what these numbers represent to us. In this article, I’d like to explore the power of numbers and share some magic centered on numbers to illustrate how you can use them to enhance your witchcraft!

How To Easily Cleanse Your Hotel Room On Your Next Adventure

Hotels, vacation rentals, and any other spaces where many people have been living and sleeping will likely hold strong energy. It’s more noticeable than the energy of a coffee shop or other public space because people will do things in a hotel room that they wouldn’t necessarily do in public. For example, they might have a heated argument with a loved one or have a good long cry about something. Depending on when the space was last cleansed, it could hold a mixture of energy going back for years. No witch wants to waste their vacation being plagued by that kind of energy so today we’re going to talk about some easy ways that you can cleanse your hotel room and make the most of your travel time.

Animal Magic: 12 Animals That Can Strengthen Your Craft

Cultures around the world include animal symbolism in their religions and systems of belief. In Haitian Voudou, they practice snake worship. Damballa is a serpent and is seen as the creator of all life. Hindus worship the cow in recognition of all the animal offers society. The ancient Egyptians worshipped cats, and many gods took on the appearance of animals. The list goes on and on; however, most relevant to us are animals associated with witchcraft. These are animals such as cats, birds, bats, toads and other creatures that get a bad rap. Today, I’d like to share with you some animal associations you can use in spells, divination, talismans, altar-making, and just simple invocations to bring the power of each of these animals into your practice. I only focused on a few animals, so if you need something more specific for your intentions, believe me, all you have to do is do a little digging — there is a perfect animal symbol out there for any need you have!

4 Powerful Full Moon Spells For Every Occasion

The full moon is arguably the most powerful time of the lunar cycle. It’s certainly a sight to behold as it hangs in the sky and shines down on you like a big spotlight. These spells are designed to work with full moon energy, but you can also use the concepts presented here to use full moon energy in your other, more general spells. If you’re looking for several more unique ways to get started using the full moon in your witchcraft, here are four full moon spells to try.

How To Unlock The Secret Of Intentions

In any discussion about witchcraft, intention is bound to come up. It seems like people are always throwing that word around when they’re discussing spells and casting methods. It doesn’t matter what kind of magic you’re doing, whether it’s a candle spell or a potion, a sigil or astral traveling, intention is at the core of all of it. That leads us to a little problem though, nobody ever seems to explain what intention IS. It’s time to remedy that. If you’re going to be using magic, you need to understand it! How are you supposed to troubleshoot your spells, design your own rituals, or make informed decisions about your craft if you don’t actually understand the mechanisms behind it? It’s time to demystify intention and take a good look at what it is that makes it so indispensable to our spell crafting.

How To Read Tea Leaves For Complete Beginners

Even if you’ve never used tea leaf reading for divination, you can still explore this ancient art and get great results. Interpreting the meaning of your tea leaves is a bit like throwing bones or scrying—it’s intuition-based and there are very few hard-and-fast rules. Over time, you’ll start to recognize the symbols and what they mean better and your readings will improve in accuracy. There are just a few basics you need to know to get started, and the rest is up to you! If you’re looking for a way to honor your psychic abilities strengthen your connection to your intuition, give tea leaf reading a try!

5 Powerful Ways To Use Tarot With Your Lunar Magic

Tarot cards and the moon pair perfectly together because they are similar in many ways. Both of their energies can help you connect to your subconscious or your shadow side. Both can help you get clarity on your life. Both hold a variety of energies depending on what phase or what card you are working with.

If you love tarot and you love the moon, here are a few ways you can combine both together to perform powerful divination and witchcraft!

5 Ways To Add Kitchen Magic To Your Craft

While some people may look down their noses at the more domestic folk magic done in the kitchen, this brand of magic holds a deep power that is knitted into the fabric of our lives. After all, there’s nothing more essential to our lives than food and community and our kitchens often provide us with both. These rituals and traditions form the basis of a kitchen witch’s practice and the energy that a lively kitchen can harness is nothing to be scoffed at.

Astrology For Beginners: How To Decode Your Birth Chart

Astrology has been mainstream for a while now. Dating apps prompt you to post your sun sign on your profile. Daily, weekly, and monthly horoscopes are published in newspapers, magazines, and online. You can even ask your Amazon Alexa for your daily horoscope, and she’ll tell you what the stars have to say about your future. It has never been easier to learn about astrology and how to use it for guidance in your life.

8 Quick Candle Spells For When You Need Magic In A Hurry

I don’t know about you, but using candles is pretty essential to my craft. If I’m trying to work a spell, you better believe I’ve got at least a few candles lit, and when I write spells, I always include a lot of them. Lately, though, I’ve cut almost everything else away except candles. While other tools are fun to have, candles are quick and more than enough for most spells. So, I want to share a few of the new ways I’ve been using them.