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Tarot: What to do when you Break the ‘Cardinal’ Rules…

What to do when you break the big rules in Tarot

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Intro to Witchcraft: balancing science and witchcraft….

Are you just starting out in witchcraft and freaking out about how science fits into all of it? Are you worried that you'll have to give up your belief in evolution and physics just to fit in with all the other witches? I struggled myself with this; as a biological science major in school, with… Continue reading Intro to Witchcraft: balancing science and witchcraft….

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Tarot 101: Two of Pentacles…

As we move right along through the Tarot, the Two of Pentacles is our card of the day to take a deeper look at. The Pentacles represent materialism, or material wealth. The Pentacles are often used to represent money. Twos in Tarot represent balance and relationships. Pentacles also represent Earth and, in reference to time,… Continue reading Tarot 101: Two of Pentacles…

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Working retail: retail vs the real world…

Working in retail is like working in a whole different world. It's a world of perpetual smiling, nodding, and degrading yourself for the customer. It's a world where 'professional' is thrown around like salt on fries. There's nothing professional about it, honestly. How is it professional to ask children to show up and then refuse… Continue reading Working retail: retail vs the real world…

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Witchcraft: moon phases…

Oh the moon. Probably the most popular celestial body. (unlike the sun, which can't catch a damn break). She controls the seas, protects us from asteroids, and illuminates the nights. What would we do without the moon? For witches in almost every domain of practice, the moon is a sacred body and we do our… Continue reading Witchcraft: moon phases…

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Witchcraft: intention…

Intention is everything. No matter what you start in witchcraft, you read 'intention this' and 'intention that' or even just 'setting intention'. What is intention? It's exactly like what it sounds like. Intention, or intent, is what you want the spell to do for you. Each spell requires an intention to work. It's like the… Continue reading Witchcraft: intention…

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Witchcraft: horticulture for the black thumb…

Are you like me and kill every plant you come in contact with? Tried literally everything from fake plants to cacti? I am honestly the worst at plants. I think it's because for most of us that grew up with pets of some sort, it's easier to care for pets than it is plants. Pets… Continue reading Witchcraft: horticulture for the black thumb…

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Tarot: Questions to ask at a reading…

This is probably the most important step when consulting a deck. What the hell do I ask? First things first, are you asking for yourself, or are you reading for someone? I think the easiest way to determine what questions you can or cannot (more like shouldn't) ask is based off of what kind of… Continue reading Tarot: Questions to ask at a reading…

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Tarot 101: Two of Swords…

The Two of Swords is an interesting card. In Tarot, twos are used to represent choices and decisions. Swords, for me, represent fire and thoughts. Two of Swords So what can we see in the Two of Swords? A woman sits on a bench, blindfolded. Behind her is a sea or a very large lake,… Continue reading Tarot 101: Two of Swords…

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Witchcraft: learning about the zodiac…

The zodiac has been really popular in meme culture of late. So your friends probably already forced you into looking into your sun sign. But now you're getting deeper down the witchcraft rabbit-hole, and you are getting left, right, and center about rising signs, your venus, houses, mars, ascendant... Honestly, it really is a lot… Continue reading Witchcraft: learning about the zodiac…

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Witchcraft: 5 things every new witch needs…

As a new witch, sometimes called a witchling or in the new hip kid phrases, a noob, I get to ingest all the good advice I get from everyone who's been doing this a whole lot longer than me. But if I had to give some advice myself? There's seriously only a couple items you… Continue reading Witchcraft: 5 things every new witch needs…