herbal lore

Book of Shadows
Kitchen Witch Corner

Using Herbs for Magick

Herblore or Wortcunning is often closely associated with Witchcraft in the public imagination and indeed many witches are also experts in using plants for magical and healing purposes- but not all. So I just want to say before we begin, that if you’re not into plants, you can still practice magick without them and you […]

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Book of Shadows
Kitchen Witch Corner

Infused Oils

Infused oils bring herbal goodness into a carrier oil base. The oil can later be used as a base for a salveĀ or it can be used alone as a massage or moisturizing oil. Infused oils can also be used in cooking (see warnings) and in ritual as a dressing or anointing oil. All you need […]

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Homestead and Hearthcraft
Kitchen Witch Corner

Simple Salves

Salves are soothing medicine for the skin in a convenient form. Nourishing oils thickened with waxes or butters and enhanced with the goodness of herbs and essential oils, salves can sooth irritated skin, bring healing to minor injuries and bring soothing warmth to aches and pains and congestion. All salves are based on the same […]

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