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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.

How To Start Using Potions In Your Magic

Potions are used heavily in witchcraft, yet many witches (including myself) tend to steer clear of this kind of magic because it seems quite complicated in comparison to other spells. After doing some research and lots of personal experimentation, I’ve since realized that creating magical potions is actually very simple, and when used properly it can be an effective method for any kind of magic. So if you’ve been wanting to add potion-making to your magical practice, but didn't know where to begin, read on. Here’s everything you need to know to get started with potions.

3 Spells For When Your Life Is In Chaos

People are looking for ways to do things better, faster. (Yes, even witches.) And though there is something to be said for scaling down our lives so we’re less busy, some days you just need to get it all done. On those days, your witchcraft practice can give you a sense of serenity in the midst of chaos. So if you’re feeling stressed, sit down, take a deep breath, and read on.

Recipes From The Grimoire: Full Moon Cakes

The full moon for me is a time for celebration, being with my loved ones, and being thankful for the abundance and creative power that the waxing moon has brought into my life. One of my favorite ways to celebrate anything is by cooking and sharing food with friends. These full moon cakes are perfect for this time of the moon phase because they incorporate energies designed to enhance the magic of this time and they also look like little full moons when they’re finished!

How To Craft Magic With Teas And Herbal Brews

Sometimes, the simplest acts can work potent magic when done with the correct intent and attention. A doodle on a notebook can double as a sigil, lighting a candle can serve as a spell, and brewing the right cup of tea can be witchcraft incognito. This innocuous form of magic is a prime example of how a little ingenuity can squeeze magic out of the most mundane daily rituals.

How To Design An Herbal Toolkit For Your Craft

The sheer quantity of knowledge available in the realm of herbal magic seems to be stopping a lot of witches from being able to confidently learn and grow in their herbal practice. To help you overcome this hurdle, I’ve created this guide and a free worksheet to get you started on your journey into the world of herbal magic!