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Hand Poured Candles for the Full Moon

October is the month of the Blood Moon, a brooding, bright moon, rising at sun down and setting at sun rise. A true moon to guide weary travelers of the world and of the soul through the lengthening Halloween nights. There is real magic to be found in the land at this time of year.… Continue reading Hand Poured Candles for the Full Moon

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Protection Oil – All Hallows Blend

As the nights draw in, the time for ghosts and spirits approaches and the veil is becoming thin, we may need a little extra protection against energies that can cause negativity in life. In my experience thankfully, this is usually the living and rarely the dead, even this close to All Hallows Eve. So why… Continue reading Protection Oil – All Hallows Blend

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Spinning a Spell into Conker Beads…

This time of year my daughter always arrives home from our walks pockets laden with conkers. She is also terrified of spiders, so was fascinated to hear the old folk tales that conkers keep spiders away. How does this work? Who knows? but theories include a chemical the conkers emit that is noxious to spiders. Well,… Continue reading Spinning a Spell into Conker Beads…