December 2016 - Posts

I hope you enjoy this quick and inexpensive way of bringing soothing, cleansing energy back into your life. You don't have to wait for a full moon to try the Moonwash - it's  great any time of the month!  I have found through trial and error that I much Read More
"Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be." ~Abraham Lincoln~It took me a long time to realize that Mr. Lincoln was right, and we can make up our minds to be happy - at least most of the time. But wait! Abe forgot to leave detailed Read More
My daughter suggested to me a few years ago that I come up with a spell to help her beat the pre-holiday/wintertime blues. Here's what I came up with - she said it worked beautifully, so I wanted to share it with you. For this spell you will need:1 soft Read More
"what has been lost, and was found, is saved from being lost again." Saint Augustine.Does your heart yearn for a lost lover?  If so, here is how to make your own talisman designed to return your love to you.  This will work equally well for anything Read More
For those of you who like to read your own cards from time to time, here's a great spread. It's especially useful when you have reached a crossroad and need insight into all of the factors affecting your decisions or future course. Although I rarely Read More
The following spell is taken from the book, "Simple Spells for Success" by Barrie Dolnick. I took the basic spell and adapted it just a bit to fit my own needs, but I'm presenting it to you exactly the way the author wrote it.  "Spell to Attract Money"On Read More
Several years ago, my sister gave me a book called "The Magical Household"  by Scott Cunningham and David Harrington. This book is full of great ideas and I've learned tons from it.  One of my favorite passages describes a house blessing. This ritual Read More
COSMIC SPREAD This spread is awesome because it not only sheds light on the past and present, but it also reveals events which will help to bring about resolution of the the current situation. It provides insight into both helping and distracting Read More
  The Tree of Life is an important symbol in nearly every culture. It is rooted deep within the earth, yet it's branches reach up to the sky. Thus it becomes a link between heaven, the earth, and the underworld, uniting above and below. In Jewish Read More
  This spread is named for it’s shape, which resembles a horseshoe, crescent moon, or pyramid. It's one of my very favorites because it not only reveals that which is hidden, but it also suggests a course of action the you may wish to follow. CARD Read More
The Oracle Tarot is a colorful, lively, and very positive deck. Mine was a Christmas gift a few years ago, and I'm having a wonderful time becoming reacquainted with it. The images are much more modern than those found in traditional decks, and the cards Read More
Are you looking for a soulmate? Here's a simple spell to bring one into your life. You will need to gather:A rose quartz crystalRosewater (see the recipe below)A piece of red clothThe light of the full moon. Make sure you do this spell by the light of Read More
Several recent callers have asked me to explain the difference between the Major Arcana and Minor Arcana. An in-depth answer to this question would take more space than today's blog allows, so here's a very short and sweet answer - along with a list of Read More
This dapper gentleman is Joshua A. Norton, Emperor of the United States of America and Protector of Mexico. He was born in London circa 1819 and died in San Francisco on January 8, 1890. I've been a fan of his for quite some time, and recently visited Read More
Incense has long been used to help establish a particular magical atmosphere.  I use it on a daily basis to help myself prepare for readings & meditation, for protection, or to promote certain energies within my home.  The top of my dresser serves as Read More