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How To Create An Effective Moon Altar For Your Magic

Moon altars are sacred, magical spaces that you create to honor and harness the different energies of the lunar cycle. Like all altars, a moon altar is a place where you can focus and direct energy through your witchcraft. You can perform spells or meditations at your moon altar or simply send your gratitude up to the moon for shining down on you night after night.

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.

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.

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!

4 Powerful Lunar Spells To Boost Your Creativity

When you feel uninspired, it’s not because you’ve used up all your creativity. Your brilliant ideas are already inside of you, floating around in your subconscious. The way to access that creativity is to tap into your subconscious to bring those ideas into your conscious mind. This is why moon energy is particularly useful for creativity magic. The moon lives in a world of darkness. Because of that, the moon is strongly associated with our subconscious, or our “shadow side” as some witches refer to it.

4 Ways To Use Magic To Make Your Winter Witchy

A lot of people I know have a love/hate relationship with winter and the cold weather it brings. This winter, I’m fortunate to be living in southern California, but I’ve experienced many frigid winters in the midwest. It’s funny—I used to count the days until the temperatures would rise above forty degrees F. But now that I’m in California, I gotta say, I kind of miss it. So for all you witches that are hunkered down with a fleece blanket, watching the snowflakes swirl around outside your window, give these cold weather spells a try.

10 Oracle Card Spreads To Get Answers When You Need Them

The challenge you may face when working with oracle cards is knowing how to use these cards in a spread. Often times, you only pull one oracle card per reading. Some readers consider it a bit unconventional to draw multiple oracle cards as a spread, but it’s definitely doable, and it can deliver some meaningful and complex messages from your intuition, your deities, your spirit guides, or your higher power.

3 Habits To Improve Your Life & Magic Today

No matter how long you’ve been practicing witchcraft, you can always find new ways to integrate this ancient tradition into your everyday life. Witchcraft is incredibly versatile, and there are many different magical tools you can use to support your practice. Here are 3 ways to incorporate witchy habits into your every day life.

7 Awesome Ways To Manifest With The Waxing Moon

During the waxing moon phase, the moon will transform from a tiny sliver in the sky to a big ball of light. Each night during the waxing phase, the moon appears to grow a little more. It’s visual representation of how we use our own power to take our desires from idea to reality. The waxing moon offers its manifesting power to us freely. It’s available to us for those fourteen days each cycle whether or not we chose to use it. If you’re looking to make your dreams real, this energy will be highly beneficial in your magic.  

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!

Calling On The Full Moon When Life Is Painful

When I can’t seem to break free of the melancholy produced by everything piling up in my life I like to call on the moon. With the full moon approaching now is the perfect time to bring lunar energies into our lives to illuminate the confusion many of us are experiencing and bring harmony back to us.