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5 Simple Banishing Spells for the New Witch

Banishing is a basic skill that all witches should cultivate, it’s one of the cornerstones of our practice and often one of the first things we learn as new witches. Whether banishing an unwanted spirit, a person you no longer want in your life or even a situation that you’re sick of being in your life, banishing gives you the power to clear and remove things from your life, giving you the power to control more of your life.

11 Unusual Ways To Use Cords & Knots In Your Magic

Raise your hand if you ever shared friendship bracelets as a child? Have you “tied the knot” with your significant other? Or gotten a Celtic knot tattoo, maybe? I know you’ve at least seen one. Because of their simple and beautiful symmetry, knot designs are extremely popular in jewelry and even hairstyles, and many have been adapted into corporate logos. We see knots everywhere, but few realize these pretty shapes have deep magical significance.

How To Use Your Cauldron & 9 Amazing Ways To Get Started

I love using a cauldron in my magic because it connects me to all the witches who came before. When I do a cauldron spell, I feel like I’m calling in an ancient power from long ago. If you’re intrigued about this lovely magical tool, consider bringing a cauldron into your witchy practice. With a little time and patience, using a cauldron can open up new ways of performing spells and experiencing magic!

3 Ways To Use Magic For The Zodiac: Leo

Well, it’s August and that roaring in the distance can only mean one thing. Leo knows it’s time to shine, and whoever shone brighter than Leo? Notoriously brave, notoriously stubborn. A natural leader, insecure, loyal, ego-driven. Leos are the alpha cats of the Zodiac and they won’t mind commandeering any situation. To welcome in this powerful Leo energy, we’ve got some awesome spells and a tarot spread just for all of the Leo witches out there!

4 Witchcraft Dangers That You Need To Know

In magical circles, it’s far more common to discuss the spiritual dangers of being a witch than the mundane dangers. Sure, spirits, spells, and astral mishaps seem like more pressing dangers than things in our physical reality but there are some dangers involved in practicing the craft that are often overlooked. This is a grave mistake!

How To Cleanse: The Ultimate Guide For New Witches

Cleansing is one of those subjects that gets bandied around a lot but can be unfortunately vague for newer witches. There are dozens of methods, different purposes behind each method, and often the needed information is buried in a mountain of spiritual nonsense and vague soliloquies. It’s no wonder that cleansing is something I get asked about on a daily basis! Today, I'm going to clear up the confusion in this Ultimate Guide to Cleansing.

How To Build A Cauldron Fire & Its Use In Spells

Fire is a very familiar part of witchcraft for most practitioners. Candle spells, incense and burned offerings are a regular part of our lives. Oftentimes, anything more than a candle flame seems out of reach for many of us though. Nowadays fewer homes have fireplaces and many towns and cities have laws prohibiting the lighting of outdoor fires. Cauldron fires present a solution to this problem.