Happy New Year & January Full Moon Link-Up Party

Happy New Year!! *throws confetti* I’m swamped with life but it’s all good stuff: classes, work, internship, TA position, more work, more classes….. All of this chaos means that I have bad (though, I imagine, not unexpected) news and great news! Let’s get the bad news out of the way first: I think we all … More Happy New Year & January Full Moon Link-Up Party

Camp Buidseachd Part 2: The Cottage Witch Guide to the Pagan Garden

Welcome back to the second round of Camp Buidseachd! In case you missed last week’s post, check out The Cottage Witch Guide to the Pagan Home. Up next, is The Cottage Witch Guide to the Pagan Garden For many pagans, the garden is an extension of the home and is at least as important. There … More Camp Buidseachd Part 2: The Cottage Witch Guide to the Pagan Garden

Two Year Anniversary + Camp Buidseachd: The Cottage Witch Guide to the Pagan Home

Happy Lammas and The Witch of Howling Creek two year blogiversary, readers and friends! To commemorate the occasion, I’d like to welcome you all to Pronounced “boodshocked,” (Gaelic for “witchcraft” or “witchery”), Camp Buidseachd is going to be a month-long, virtual summer camp with cottage witch guides to everything from the home to esbats as … More Two Year Anniversary + Camp Buidseachd: The Cottage Witch Guide to the Pagan Home

Sunflowers for Lammas

Lammas is right around the corner! Although some Sabbats zip right by me regretfully, I always manage to find time to celebrate Lammas with corn muffins and an early morning. Corn isn’t the only symbol of the first harvest festival though: sunflowers can also be a part of your celebration. Associated with wealth, prosperity and … More Sunflowers for Lammas

What Would the Aunts Do? Summer Solstice Mischief

Onto another edition of the “What Would the Witches Do?” series… They’re the fun, quirky, always meddlesome duo of our beloved Practical Magic. This time, we’re seeing what mischief the Owens aunts might be up to when they disappear for the summer solstice! Making Flower Crowns Materials: Floral wire Floral tape Fresh flowers and greens … More What Would the Aunts Do? Summer Solstice Mischief