Yuletide Herb – Chamomile, Common

Chamomile, Common Botanical: Anthemis nobilis (LINN.) Family: N.O. Compositae —Synonyms—Manzanilla (Spanish). Maythen (Saxon). —Parts Used—Flowers and herb. Chamomile is one of the oldest favourites amongst garden herbs and its reputation as a medicinal plant shows little signs of abatement. The Egyptians reverenced it for its virtues, and from their belief in its power to cure … Continue reading Yuletide Herb – Chamomile, Common

Chamomile

CHAMOMILE This popular beverage herb can calm jangled nerves, relieve stomach distress, prevent ulcers, speed their healing, and help fight infection. How to use: For tea, 2 to 3 heaping teaspoons per cup, steeped 10 to 20 minutes. Up to 3 cups per day.

Crone’s Corner – Chamomile Shampoo

  Crone’s Corner – Chamomile Shampoo You will need: 2 tsp… dried chamomile 1/4 cup boiling water 1/4 cup baby shampoo (or another mild variety) Pour the boiling water over the chamomile and steep for 30 minutes, strain, then mix into the shampoo and use as usual. Courtesy of Brenda Hyde of OldFashionedLiving.com http://www.oldfashionedliving.com/

The Witches Digest for Thursday, August 3, 2017 (Part 1)

  The Witches Digest for Thursday, August 3, 2017   Besom Chant Besom, besom long and lithe Made from ash and willow withe Tied with thongs of willow bark In running stream at moonset dark. With a pentagram indighted As the ritual fire is lighted; Sweep ye circle, deosil, Sweep out evil, sweep out ill, … Continue reading The Witches Digest for Thursday, August 3, 2017 (Part 1)

Welcome to the Witches Digest for Tuesday, August 1, Lammas

The Witches Digest for Tuesday, August 1 Lammas   “Now is the time of the First Harvest, when bounties of nature give of themselves so that we may survive. O God of the ripening fields, Lord of the Grain, grant me the understanding of sacrifice as you prepare to deliver yourself under the sickle of … Continue reading Welcome to the Witches Digest for Tuesday, August 1, Lammas

The Witches Digest No. 8 for Monday, July 24

The Witches Digest No. 8 Monday, July 24th, 2017   Let There Be Peace Oh, Mighty and Powerful Goddess, we humbly come to you are your children. Children who not only need your guidance but our world does also. Our world has plunged into madness it seems, we beseech you, Great Mother, to intervene. Let … Continue reading The Witches Digest No. 8 for Monday, July 24

The Witches Correspondences for Wednesday, July 5th

WEDNESDAY CORRESPONDENCES Mercury/Neptune/Air/North/West/Southwest/Female/Male/Gemini/Virgo Magickal Intentions: Communication, Divination, Writing, Knowledge, Business Transactions, Debt, Fear, Loss, Travel, Money Matters Color: black, light blue, brown, gray, green, magenta, orange, peach, purple, red, silver, turquoise, violet, white, yellow; orange is the primary color Number: 3, 5 Metal: mercury Charm: distaff, rod, runes, staff, iridescent garments Stone: moss agate, amethyst, … Continue reading The Witches Correspondences for Wednesday, July 5th