Category: witchy

how i use tarot

how i use tarot

I was having a conversation with my mom a couple weeks ago about my blog, and specifically, witchy tarot posts on my blog. I commented that even though I enjoy doing them and often get comments from people saying they love that kind of post, that is not reflected in the views I get. She […]

Posted July 23, 2019 by cottoncandybookwitch in witchy / 6 Comments
7 witchy things to do with a notebook

7 witchy things to do with a notebook

For those who are not familiar with witchy things and witchcraft, a grimoire, or book of shadows, is a witch’s book of spells and magical ideas. It can be more focused simply on information, or it can be more personal and incorporate personal findings for spells, things like dream interpretation, and other things that are […]

Posted July 15, 2019 by cottoncandybookwitch in witchy / 4 Comments
book recs for a sea witch

book recs for a sea witch

There are many “paths” or specialties that one can take as a witch. Some people don’t have a path or refer to themselves as an “eclectic” witch, but others do choose a particular field of witchcraft to study and practice. Today I’ll be trying out a new feature that is basically recs based on your […]

Posted July 11, 2019 by cottoncandybookwitch in books, witchy / 5 Comments
it’s in the stars: moon in taurus

it’s in the stars: moon in taurus

Hello, and welcome to a new feature that I’m giving a try! I’ve talked about wanting to do more witchy posts, and, specifically, more witchy posts based on astrology, which I’ve been interested in learning. I’ve played with the idea of making recommendation posts based on specific astrological happenings, and today, I’m going to try […]

Posted May 6, 2019 by cottoncandybookwitch in witchy / 9 Comments
etymology: witch

etymology: witch

I’m giving this feature about witchy etymology (history of a word) a shot again, this time with the actual word “witch!” in the OED, has uncertain origin probably from old english “wicce” which means female magician/sorceress more specific kind of magical craft practiced by women than later general definitions later meant “ a woman supposed to have […]

Posted February 16, 2019 by cottoncandybookwitch in witchy / 1 Comment
how to be a literary witch

how to be a literary witch

Something I find really fascinating about witchcraft is that there are a lot of different “paths” you can take. Each “path” has a type of “magic” that they focus on, like a green witch, who focuses on plant things, or a kitchen witch, who focuses on magic in the home. I’ve seen literary witchcraft mentioned […]

Posted February 12, 2019 by cottoncandybookwitch in witchy / 2 Comments
lara jean spell jar

lara jean spell jar

Today’s post is going to be ~~~witchy~~~ This is a spell jar recipe I found a while ago that I think would go very nicely with the character Lara Jean from TO ALL THE BOYS I’VE LOVED BEFORE. Lara Jean is a very positive, happy, warm&fuzzy person and obviously a Hufflepuff would be very interested […]

Posted January 3, 2019 by cottoncandybookwitch in witchy / 0 Comments