Category Archives: traditional witchcraft

The Wortcunners Cabinet – Moss [and a spell!]

By Isabella @TheWandCarver Instagram:  @thewandcarver Never did I think as I began writing this blog that there were so many varieties of Moss!  For my own purposes and practise I use Oak Moss exclusively.  I am not a Moss for … Continue reading

Rate This

Posted in Autumn, Business, Earth, Herbalism, Herbs, Magic, Magickal, money, Oak Tree, Pagan, Prosperity, traditional witchcraft, Uncategorized, Wiccan, Witch, Witchcraft, wort cunning | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Midsummer – Happy Litha 2019

… the fire ceremony has roots in Guatemala as a Mayan ritual Continue reading

Rate This

Posted in Business, Climate Change, Climate Crisis, Climate Emergency, Earth, Environmental Protection, Fire, folklore, Global Heating, Global Warming, Litha, Love, Magic, Magickal, occult, Pagan, traditional witchcraft, Uncategorized, Wiccan, Witch, Witchcraft | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Magickal Cherry Tree

… in the Highlands it was once taboo to use Cherry wood… Continue reading

Rate This

Posted in Business, Divination, folklore, healing, Health, Love, Magic, Magickal, magickal trees, occult, Pagan, sorcery, spell work, Talismans, the Morrigan, Thor, traditional witchcraft, Uncategorized, Witchcraft | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

From the Wortcunners Cabinet – Rosemary

If you’re not sure of yourself as a gardener I believe you will find success at last by growing Rosemary.  Continue reading

Rate This

Posted in Business, folklore, healing, Health, Herbalism, Herbs, longevity, Lore, Magic, Magickal, protection, spell work, traditional witchcraft, Wiccan, Witch, Witchcraft | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cometh the Hour, Cometh the Witch – What Kind of Witch are You and Does it Matter?

So, what kind of Witch are you? And, does it matter? Continue reading

Rate This

Posted in Business, sorcery, spells, traditional witchcraft, Wiccan, Witch, Witchcraft | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Samhain, The End of Harvest and Witches New Year

,…Samhain is an original Gaelic celebration spelled Sammhuin in Scots Gaelic… Continue reading

Rate This

Posted in Business, Celtic Tradition, Celtic Tree Calendar, dowsing, Halloween, Magic, Magickal, necromancy, occult, Pagan, pendulum, protection, Sabbats, Samhain, Talismans, traditional witchcraft, Wiccan, Witch, Witchcraft | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Folklore of the Blackthorn – Dark Crone of the Woods

His ghost, along with the infamous Blackthorn staff, is still said to haunt the Edinburgh West Bow district. Continue reading

Rate This

Posted in Business, Celtic Tradition, Celtic Tree Calendar, Divination, Druid, folklore, Halloween, Lore, Magic, Magickal, magickal trees, Samhain, the Morrigan, traditional witchcraft, Witch, Witchcraft | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

From the Wortcunner’s Cabinet – Tansy

You can repel ants and beetles from your home by planting Tansy around it.  Continue reading

Rate This

Posted in Amulets and charms, Business, healing, Health, Herbalism, Herbs, longevity, Magic, Magickal, Pagan, traditional witchcraft, Water Element, Wiccan, Witchcraft, wort cunning | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Magickal Linden Tree…or Lime Tree

Honey from the flowers is considered the best flavoured in the world.  Continue reading

Rate This

Posted in Air, Business, Celtic Tree Calendar, Magickal, magickal trees, Pagan, spell work, traditional witchcraft, Wiccan, Witch, Witchcraft | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

From the Wortcunner’s Cabinet – Enchanter’s Nightshade

It is not related to other nightshades such as the deadly nightshade. Continue reading

Rate This

Posted in Business, healing, Hecate, Herbalism, Herbs, Magic, Magickal, Pagan, traditional witchcraft, Wiccan, Witch, Witchcraft, wort cunning | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment