Beltane is coming, and that means it's time for a batch of crescent cakes. For anyone who doesn't know what these are, they are little cookies that you consume at the end of the holiday ritual, during what's called "cakes and ale". You eat some food (once I ate a carrot because that's all I… Continue reading I Made Vegan, Gluten Free Crescent Cakes
Notre-Dame as I saw it on March 19, 2019. I’ve been processing the near destruction of Notre-Dame. This is a difficult thing to do, for a few reasons. The first and not the least: I stood in front of the cathedral and wandered its archways almost exactly a month ago. To wake up to the… Continue reading Tremblement Interior: The Burning of Our Lady of Paris
About every other Wiccan that posts on social media has made one of these, but somehow the same rumors about the craft are still swirling. So let's talk. What is Wicca? Wicca is a big umbrella of a religion that encompasses pagan practices celebrating nature and the cycles of life with the unifying document called… Continue reading Let’s Talk Wicca: FAQ
The New Moon is upon us, and as it's prime time for intention setting, I thought I'd talk about one of the ways I do it. Hopefully, you'll find something here to take away. My Oracle Deck: The Enchanted Map Oracle Cards The Process After getting in the right head space (call this what you… Continue reading Using Oracle Cards for Intention Setting
The glamour shot: all the things I purchased or received as gifts in February. Disclaimer before we begin: I don't typically accumulate this much in a single month, but it was Aquarius season and I'm an Aquarian, so I had a little extra money to spend on myself, and some of these items were gifts.… Continue reading Witchy Haul February 2019
Part 1: Harming Those that Harm Us IMPORTANT DISCLAIMER: This post is not meant to offer advice on physically abusive situations. If you are in a situation where you need help you can reach out here if you're in the US, here for a list of numbers in the EU and UK, and here for more global resources. An Harm… Continue reading Let’s Talk: The Quiet Power of Harm None
I’m going to be honest with you: this post is one that leaves me incredibly vulnerable, but it’s also incredibly important. I want to be open about my journey because I know it isn’t unique. This could be important for someone reading who needs to hear it right now. And if it hadn’t been for… Continue reading Out of the Broom Closet and into the Cauldron: Why Wicca?