Tag: meditation

  • Familiars

    Familiars

    Our furry, scaley & feathery friends: If you’ve ever read the Sabrina comics, watched the TV series Sabrina the Teenage Witch, or its newest adaptation, The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina — then you’ll be familiar with…familiars (haha). Salem the cat is an iconic representation of the witch’s familiar. In traditional witch lore, a familiar was […]

  • Crystal Feature — Lepidolite

    Crystal Feature — Lepidolite

    The Gentle Healer: Lepidolite is a recent addition to my crystal collection and is becoming a new favourite. It’s a soothing stone and good for anxiety and depression. Discovered in the 1800s, lepidolite was originally named Lilalite because of its lilac colouring. This crystal can be found in purple, pink, magenta, and soft purple-grey shades. […]

  • Crystal Feature – Citrine

    Crystal Feature – Citrine

    The Energy Enhancer As a full-time student, I often feel drained both physically and mentally. Since my program is strictly online for the time being, doing classes from home every day also seems to rain on my creativity. To top this off, my day-to-day struggles with anxiety and depression can make it very hard to […]

  • Crystal Feature – Amethyst

    Crystal Feature – Amethyst

    The Master Healer The first crystal I owned (well before becoming a witch) was amethyst. Amethyst is a type of quartz crystal. It’s popular among metaphysical enthusiasts because it is a master healer—and has a captivating violet hue reminiscent of dusk skies. The ancient Greeks believed amethyst could keep you from getting drunk. In Greek […]

  • Dream Magic

    Dream Magic

    Nobody knows why we dream Some theories suggest dreams are reflections of our waking lives. We see similar places and faces in our dreams to the ones we’ve recently seen in our day-to-day lives. If you watch a zombie movie before bed, zombies could very likely appear in your dreams (speaking from personal experience). Another […]

  • Bath Magic

    Bath Magic

    Cleopatra and Marie Antoinette knew how to get the most from their baths. Bath magic is a gratifying combination of self-care and witchcraft. Magic aside, bathing is a great healing practice. Stepping into a tub filled with warm water is relaxing and rejuvenating. Warm baths help blood circulation, release tight muscles, and soothe aches and […]

  • 5 Things to do During the Next Full Moon

    5 Things to do During the Next Full Moon

    What’s more witchy than the moon? The moon is a celestial tool for magic and manifestation. Lunar phases are significant in many cultures and beliefs, and have an influence over elements in nature, like “ocean tides” and “crustacean spawnings” (GreenWitch). Witches use the moon and its phases as a spiritual guide. The moon is a […]