Llewellyn s 2013 Herbal Almanac

Author: Llewellyn
Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide
ISBN: 9780738715162
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Gardening

"A do-it-yourself guide for health & natural living"--Cover.

Llewellyn s 2017 Herbal Almanac

Author: Natalie Zaman
Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide
ISBN: 9780738751245
Release Date: 2016-07-08
Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit

An Herbal Infusion of Inspiration and All-Natural Wellness With recipes, crafts, gardening tips, and herbal lore, Llewellyn's Herbal Almanac is now in its 17th year of providing new ideas and perspectives for gardeners and herb lovers. Including recipes for cordials and infusions, cranberry ketchup, natural dyes, marzipan, salads, and more, this year's almanac will enrich your cooking and crafting with ingredients you've grown yourself. Dozens of articles also include health and beauty tips, natural pest control, and the ancient history of herbs. With hands-on projects and advice, this year's edition features articles on sage, poppies, nightshades, almonds, turmeric and saffron, useful weeds, raffia, and much more. Square-foot gardening for vegetables, herbs, and fruits in a small, low-cost, low-care garden Herb and spice substitutes—easy alternatives to more expensive sources Creating an herbal insectary and working with beneficial insects that act as natural pesticides Plant therapy—low-stress techniques to improve your mental state The history and lore of herb names Herbs for teens to transition smoothly into adulthood Simple recipes for bath and body products

The Everything Reflexology Books

Author: Valerie Voner
Publisher: Adams Media
ISBN: 1580629636
Release Date: 2003-10-01
Genre: Health & Fitness

Forms of reflexology have been in existence for thousands of years yet the average Westerner is only now recognizing its positive effects. This helpful book provides step-by-step instruction for manipulating special zones in the hands and feet to alleviate common ailments, reduce stress, and improve circulation.

Small space Container Gardens

Author: Fern Richardson
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 9781604692419
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Gardening

Helps people with small spaces discover all the cracks, crevices and walls that can be used to plant a beautiful small-space garden, in a book that also suggests which plants to select. Original.

Spells for the Solitary Witch

Author: Eileen Holland
Publisher: Weiser Books
ISBN: 1609255747
Release Date: 2004-05-15
Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit

Written by the best-selling author of The Wiccan Handbook, Spells for the Solitary Witch is clear and easy to follow. Spells for the Solitary Witch explains how to prepare and cast spells 87 spells in all together with the materials needed for each spell and the incantations to say that will ensure the best results. Tailored to the needs of solitary witches, Holland suggests alternatives to hard-to-find ingredients, as well as directions about where to find specific ingredients crucial to a spells success. "Solitary Witches," writes Holland, "are those who practice the Craft without a coven or other group. Some Witches are solitary because of circumstances, but the rest of us are solitary by choice...we feel no need to join a formal group. We like our independence and prefer the freedom to do things our own way..."

Witch Crafting

Author: Phyllis Curott
Publisher: Harmony
ISBN: 9780767908450
Release Date: 2002-09
Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit

A Wiccan high priestess and author of Book of Shadows offers a practical compendium of the rituals, practices, and philosophies of Wiccan tradition and offers helpful guidelines for creating potions, working with Nature, finding the Divine within, and incorporating Wicca into one's daily life. Reprint.

Garden Witch s Herbal

Author: Ellen Dugan
Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide
ISBN: 9780738722191
Release Date: 2012-03-08
Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit

Every Witch needs a little corner of the world to tend. Deepen your connection to the earth and watch your magickal skills blossom. Ellen Dugan presents a variety of ways to honor and work with the plant kingdom in this charming hands-on guide to green magick and spirituality. Designed to enhance any tradition or style of the Craft, this handy herbal reference provides the physical description, folklore, magickal qualities, and spellwork correspondences for a wealth of flowers, trees, and herbs, and features forty-seven botanical drawings. Conjuring a Garden with Heart Green Witchery in the City Wildflowers and Witchery Magick of the Hedgerows The Magick and Folklore of Trees Gothic Herbs and Forbidden Plants Herbs and Plants of the Sabbats Herbs of the Stars Magickal Herbalism "The conversational tone of Garden Witch's Herbal is a refreshing change from other garden-variety horticulture books and makes Dugan's herbal entertaining as well as informative." —New Age Retailer

Favorite Shade Plants

Author: Marjorie Harris
Publisher: Harpercollins Canada
ISBN: 0006380409
Release Date: 1994
Genre: Gardening

"If you're looking for an inexpensive source of ideas for your garden, you can't go wrong". -- The Hamilton Spectator Marjorie Harris is growing again -- this time it's her popular 'Favorite' series (over 32,000 sold in hardcover), now available in a value-packed trade paperback edition. Each title covers a category of Marjorie Harris' personal favorites: all are easy to grow and maintain and suit a wide range of growing conditions. Marjorie's friendly, straight-up kind of writing and Paddy Wales' gorgeous full-color photos make this series a sure-fire springtime seller.

Practical Protection Magick

Author: Ellen Dugan
Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide
ISBN: 9780738728872
Release Date: 2011-10-08
Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit

Embrace your innate warrior skills—knowledge, balance, and wisdom—and amp up your personal power. This helpful handbook is chock-full of protection witchery and psychic self-defense techniques you can use to keep yourself and your home strong, secure, and protected. With her trademark humor and candor, best-selling author Ellen Dugan teaches how to weave safe and sensible protection magick into your Craft practice and daily life. This unique practical guide reveals how to pinpoint your psychic strengths, set boundaries, diagnose a problem with divination, and maintain health on physical, psychic, and magickal levels. You’ll also find precise and potent spells, rituals, and warding techniques to defend against psychic attacks, emotional and psychic vampires, hexes, unwanted ghosts, and other forms of negativity threatening your home and your well-being.

Dedicant

Author: Thuri Calafia
Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide
ISBN: 9780738722115
Release Date: 2012-10-08
Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit

You’ve heard that dreamlike voice calling to you: a yearning to work with the earth’s life energies . . . a heartfelt desire to become a student of the Craft. Now is the time to call forth your passion and strength of will, and commit yourself fully to the Path of the Wise. Dedicant: A Witch’s Circle of Fire invites you to set forth on the sacred journey to becoming a Witch. Designed to harmonize with the Wheel of the Year, the monthly lessons feature seasonally themed stories, meditations, Witchcraft lore, ethics questions, spells, and pathworking rituals. The course on Wicca culminates in a powerful self-initiation rite that brings you to the level of Initiate. Blending purposeful study with reflection and awareness, the Circles system of Wicca study is ideal for the solitary student or as part of a coven curriculum. Dedicant helps you ignite your inner light and keep it burning by teaching you the core essentials of Wiccan wisdom: Creating a spiritual grimoire • Writing and performing daily devotionals Calling the Gods and Goddesses • Conducting Sabbat and Esbat rituals Performing herb and energy work • Making and using magical tools Selecting ritual garb • Casting a power circle PRAISE FOR DEDICANT "Calafia does a great job of laying out the groundwork, and she presents it in a unique, workable structure that's easy to follow and offers a solid scaffolding for self-development." --Witches and Pagans

Garden Witchery

Author: Ellen Dugan
Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide
ISBN: 0738718459
Release Date: 2013-09-01
Genre: Gardening

More than belladonna and wolfsbane, this book is about making a magickal garden with practical advice, flower folklore, moon gardening, advanced witchcraft, and more. Illustrations.

The Witch s Broom

Author: Deborah Blake
Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide
ISBN: 9780738739748
Release Date: 2014-04-08
Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit

Take a magickal flight into the history, tradition, and modern uses of broomsticks. Whether sweeping the floors or helping with spells, rituals, and crafts, the broom is a more versatile tool than you ever imagined. Join Deborah Blake on a journey through the ages, exploring why broomsticks and witches have always been an inseparable pair. Enjoy broom lore, insights from well-known witchy authors, and instructions for buying or making your own for special occasions. From besoms to broomcorn, The Witch’s Broom is the perfect guide for adding a new facet to your magickal practice. Have a nice flight! Praise: “[A] clear, lucid, and ethical guide to the art of the broom.”—Judika Illes, author of The Encyclopedia of 5000 Spells

Witches Tarot

Author: Ellen Dugan
Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide
ISBN: 9780738728001
Release Date: 2012-09-08
Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit

Here, the Hierophant becomes the High Priest, Wheel of Fortune becomes Wheel of the Year, and Judgement becomes Karma. Based on the traditional Rider-Waite-Smith deck and filled with images that speak to today's magickal practitioner, witchcraft takes center stage in this stunning deck designed by highly respected Witch and Tarot reader Ellen Dugan. Featuring the vibrant artwork of award-winning artist Mark Evans, Witches Tarot is the perfect combination of Tarot and the Craft. In addition to card descriptions and meanings, Dugan's companion guide features spell-enhancing spreads—such as the Triple Goddess Spread, the Four Elements Spread, and the Wheel of the Year Spread—that you can use in both Tarot readings and magickal practice.

Old World Witchcraft

Author: Raven Grimassi
Publisher: Weiser Books
ISBN: 9781578635054
Release Date: 2011-10-01
Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit

Introduces the philosophy and practices of old world witchcraft, which relies on plant magic and the use of shadow, dispelling the myths about witches and presenting the tradition's tools, charms, spells, rituals, and correspondences.