Author Archives: Francesca De Grandis

Hearth Magic to Bless the New Year: Papercutting

For a kitchen witch and anyone else who wants to do it, this magic is so easy that children can join in. Continue reading

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Feeling Complete at Yule

Nothing wrong with shopping, but this year I knew it’d make me lose my peace and center. Continue reading

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Recipe: Yule Sweets

Pagans do not have to worry about lumps of coal in our Yule stockings. But you can have chocolate lumps instead, yum! Continue reading

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Day After Election

Today I will not give up. I acknowledge my terror, but I will not give up. I acknowledge my anger, but I will not give up. I acknowledge my sense of hopelessness, but I will not give up. I will … Continue reading

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Magic Basket

A ritual vessel to bless/empower your goals, herbs, incense, etc. Continue reading

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Finding Creative Joy

This article can also help anyone—including able-bodied individuals——tap into their creativity. Continue reading

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Spirit Offering

Part of this weaving’s theme is letting go of perfectionism, thereby letting my energy flow out into the community and universe. When we let go of perfectionism, Faeries come play with us. Continue reading

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Arachne’s Web of Life

Spiritual lessons I learned from spinning yarn might need to be applied to a serious life challenge. Even when life tangles like yarn, Arachne’s web of life nurtures me. Continue reading

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Faerie Taoist Weaving

A wee mad weaving. I am clearly not Zen. Continue reading

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Small Loom Weaving

This post is for a friend of mine, but I thought other folks might enjoy it. Hey Kathleen, I just made a birthday present for you and Ken. Would you like it? It is little and cute. I think it’s … Continue reading

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