It's my wedding anniversary today—16 years. That's right, I chose to get married on the 13th, throwing superstition and caution to the wind. If that's not enough, every so often our anniversary falls on Friday the 13th! I suppose this tells people a lot about my character. Though appearance might suggest otherwise, I am not … Continue reading Living Dangerously
For a good long time in my life, I have been fascinated by the mystical—blame it on my Catholic immersion, nine years of elementary education in a Catholic school attached to a diocese cathedral. Throw in a smattering of attendance at my father's Christian Orthodox church and you'd be hard pressed to find a more … Continue reading By the Numbers & In the Cards
The wheel of the year turns in its own time. Sometimes it seems not fast enough for us, and others it seems to speed along at breakneck pace. By our human nature, we’d all like the season we most enjoy to last the longest. For me, living in northern woods bordering Canada, that season is summer. I want it to arrive sooner, stay longer and take slow leave.
There is an entire industry built around the (false) premise that if your life is in the crapper, you have nobody to blame but yourself. You just aren't trying hard enough, you don't have the willpower it takes. You simply aren't attracting positive energy into your life. Books on the power of attraction and manifesting … Continue reading The Lie in The Power of Attraction & Positive Thought
It's that time of year that I like to compile a list of needful things for everyday witches, those little bibs and baubles that aren't really necessary, but oh so nice. This enchanting tea cup and saucer from Miss Havisham's Curiosities is my top pick this year. Sadly, it's out of stock but I'm willing … Continue reading A Merry Little Yule Gift List
As published on Medium. Unless you’ve been living alone on a desert island, you’ve probably noticed that witchcraft is a thing. What you may not know, is that you don’t have to be a witch to stir up a little practical magic, you just need to activate your own personal mojo. Witch or not, everybody … Continue reading Simple Witchcraft: Magical Self-Care To Get You Through The Holi-Daze