Category Archives: December

Transformation Spell – Perfect for the New Year

This is a basic ritual to generate transformation energy for anything from a new job, a new home or a new partner. It symbolises leaving the old and welcoming the new and as such ideally should be performed after the New Moon (next New Moon Sunday 10th Jan 2016). You will need…… 1 pair of…

Celebrating the Winter Solstice….

Yule is the first Sabbat of the Wiccan Year (New Year being Samhain/Halloween) and is the Winter Solstice. The Solstice is the shortest day and the longest night and sits opposite Litha – Midsummer in the wheel of the turning year. The Solstice will fall on Tuesday 22nd December this year in the Northern Hemisphere.…

A guide to Winter Herbs…..

Many evergreens and herbs are still going strong in the garden, here is a quick guide to what to harvest and what they can be used for…. Aloe Vera – you might be lucky to have one of these inside, if so you can cut the leaves and apply the oozing gel directly to sooth…

Dandelion – New Beginnings

Dandelions are one of the most recognisable plants/weeds in the garden. Their bright yellow flowers open and close with the sun and the whole plant is edible. I have chose Dandelion to represent new beginnings as we move from 2014 to 2015 – most people I know have found 2014 a difficult year so for this…

Home-made Yule Chai Tea

Finally the cold weather has arrived and the cold blue mornings reveal a sparkle of frost on the ground. This is the best time of year to brew some indian Chai tea, spicy, aromatic and warming it will make your home smell festive and exotic and from the inside will cleanse your digestive system. This…