Witch Life

Complicated Spells Are Not Always Better Spells – K.I.S.S.

Complicated Spells Are Not Always Better Spells. Sure, some of us might be drawn to elaborate rituals, planning by the alignment of the planets, gathering obscure materials, and writing epic poetry for our spells. However, no witch should be deterred from making magick because they don’t have the time, space, energy, money, materials, or know-how to create a huge production…

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Tarot, Witch Life

2018 Tarot Goals #31DaysofTarot

There’s a lot of talk in January about goals for the year ahead. We discuss weight loss goals, business and financial goals, relationship goals, minimalism, travel, and parenting goals. We might toss in educational goals or goals regarding our religious path such as studying a new divination technique, taking a pilgrimage, or working more with a certain Deity or our…

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Witch Life

Spell Casting Goals for 2018

There’s a lot of talk in January about goals for the year ahead. We discuss weight loss goals, business and financial goals, relationship goals, minimalism, travel, and parenting goals. We might toss in educational goals or goals regarding our religious path such as studying a new divination technique, taking a pilgrimage, or working more with a certain Deity or our…

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Choosing Your Word of the Year

The idea of Choosing Your Word of the Year has become more and more popular over the recent years. Lately, it feels like everyone is talking about this concept, and I’m loving it. I’m uncertain where the idea came from to choose a personal word for the year but the furthest back I’ve found was in 2006 with the One Little…

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Witch Life

Witchmas Health from a Green Witch

At this time of year, many of us are attending more social gatherings and running more errands for the holidays–which means we’re being exposed to more flu and cold viruses than at any other time of year. At the same time, most of us are more busy than usual, so it’s easy to get over-tired. The weather is cold, and…

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Witch Life

Happy Yule Witches!

Winter is an interesting season. Often we talk of the beauty of snow and bare limbs or the regal evergreens. Conversely we complain about the slick roads, work shoveling, or lack of sunlight giving us the blues. We both long for hibernation and the activity that sunshine will bring. It is these conflicting emotions and insights that bring s to…

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Witchmas Wassail
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Witchmas Wassail Recipes

This Witchmas Wassail can be used to hail the old gods in the orchards or simply to stay warm and cozy while we day dream. Either way, we witches can certainly enjoy these spiced drinks and appreciate their magick. Yuletide spices like cinnamon, clove, nutmeg, and ginger are commonly found in wassail recipes. These herbs are fiery and warming in the…

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Saturnalia
Witch Life

Io Saturnalia!

Saturnalia was an ancient Roman festival in honour of the god Saturn, held on 17 December of the Julian calendar and later expanded with festivities through to 23 December. The holiday was celebrated with a sacrifice at the Temple of Saturn, in the Roman Forum, and a public banquet, followed by private gift-giving, continual partying, and a carnival atmosphere that…

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