Category: Basics

Basics of Smudging

What is Smudging? Smudging is an ancient practice that most native peoples, regardless of continent, have been practicing.  The idea is that you  can use herbs to "cleanse" a space,…
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Recipes to spice up your Yule Celebration!

Yule is a wonderful time to bring family and friends together, and like our ancestors, plan out what our next year will look like.  There is nothing that feels better…
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Bonfire for Beltane!

Although bonfires tend to be popular in all ancient pagan practices, Beltane is the time of year when it seems the most fitting!  There are many ways to incorporate a…
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Beltane Fire Incense!

Here is a quick and easy recipe for a fiery Beltane Incense! 2 parts Mugwort 1 Part Elder Flowers 1 Part Basil 1 Part Hawthorn Berries 1 Part Patchouli 1…
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Cleansing and Programming your Crystals!

Below are the basics on how to charge and cleanse any stones - whether you purchased them from us or not! Cleansing Pick the method that works best for you!…
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Quick Reference

Below are some quick reference articles that should answer most basic questions about the basics of spellcasting.  If you are interested in further study, I have posted a list of…
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Imbolc/Candlemas Lore

Imbolc/Candlemas Lore Imbolc is one of the four principal festivals of the Celtic calendar, celebrated either at the beginning of February or at the first local signs of Spring. Originally…
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Imbolc/Candlemas Rituals

Simple Imbolc/Candlemas Ritual Imbolc is a festival of lights to herald the coming of spring. A popular Imbolc activity is to prepare seed for spring planting. Lay out the altar…
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