Earth Medicine, Witchy Ways

Be the Wild Air

the element Air... the breath of life... inspiration... the wind of the East... breathe it in, deeply and fully... listen to the wisdom of Air... Air brings the outside world into our inner world and connects us to Spirit... Air releases our inner world to the outside world, so it too can feel our beauty… Continue reading Be the Wild Air

Wheel of the Year

Bug bites? Soothe with all natural DIY anti-itch cream

   I was out walking after sunset at the beach last night and forgot to spray on my DIY yarrow bug repellant (it's very effective). Very frustrating, as there were quite a few mosquitos! And even more so this morning, when the mosquito bites on my arms, lower legs, and behind my knees started to… Continue reading Bug bites? Soothe with all natural DIY anti-itch cream

Earth Medicine

Connect to Earth Magick through ancestral skills

Yes, as this quote advises us... It is definitely time to reconnect to the Magick of the Earth! And it is the perfect time to connect - or reconnect - with the crafts and skills of our Ancestors. So many household skills and crafts that were practised by previous generations - even those practised recently… Continue reading Connect to Earth Magick through ancestral skills

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Support Mother Earth with Zero Waste

Are you familiar with the Zero Waste movement? For those of us who love this planet or are budding environmentalists - including all of us on a shamanic or Earth Medicine path - Zero Waste is one of the ways we can strengthen our relationship with Mother Earth. What is Zero Waste? Per the Zero… Continue reading Support Mother Earth with Zero Waste

Earth Medicine, Rituals and Ceremonies, Spirituality

Keep your Inner Candle lit

Throughout the world — and across many religions — a candle is a symbol of hope, love, faith and prayer. It represents the flame of our spirituality, the spark that connects us to Spirit, to the Divine, and to our intuition. We tend that fire with our spiritual practices, so that we can also keep… Continue reading Keep your Inner Candle lit

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DIY aromatherapy inhalers for reducing stuffiness

This time of year I like to make a few inhalers with essential oils that I can carry with me and use whenever I get a little stuffy. Inhalers are great in allergy season, cough-cold-flu season or even just for a light refresher and switching up your moods. Who wouldn’t love the aroma of some… Continue reading DIY aromatherapy inhalers for reducing stuffiness

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Supercharge your herbal oil infusions with the Super Moon

I had a great day yesterday, welcoming the Full Moon - also a Super Moon and an eclipse, known as the Blood Moon. For those of you who are attuned and entrained with the energy of the lunar cycles, you will know that the Full Moon is an excellent time to start herbal infusions and… Continue reading Supercharge your herbal oil infusions with the Super Moon

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Bug bites? Soothe with all natural DIY anti-itch cream

   I was out walking after sunset last night and forgot to spray on my DIY aromatherapy bug repellant. Very frustrating....especially the next morning, when the mosquito bites on my arms, lower legs, and behind my knees started to itch like crazy! I am definitely a mosquito magnet! I whipped up a fresh batch of… Continue reading Bug bites? Soothe with all natural DIY anti-itch cream

Wheel of the Year

DIY natural sunburn relief with lavender and aloe

  This has been a topsy turvy summer in Canada - rain and chilly days in the East, and drought and heat in the West. But it is summer and we are able to get outside, and bask in the lovely rays of sunshine from our Blessed Mother Earth, soaking up her energy and much-needed… Continue reading DIY natural sunburn relief with lavender and aloe

Earth Medicine, Rituals and Ceremonies

Tip of the Day: Cleanse your aura with a Blessing Spray

Some days this is exactly what my aura feels like!  Dark, cluttered, full of junk, worries and worse. I know that feeling is a signal to do some personal work - grounding, centering, balancing, looking at what's going on in my life than needs attention. But for those of us continually on the go, we… Continue reading Tip of the Day: Cleanse your aura with a Blessing Spray