By Witch Wednesdays
A weekly podcast covering all things witchcraft in the modern world, starting at the beginning, making this podcast a great resource for newbies and veteran practitioners who love to keep learning.
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Feel free to leave a voicemail or a comment on Instagram if you have any topics you'd love to discuss, or any questions in general.
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Episode 151 - The Holy Wild Grimoire with Danielle Dulsky
I'm joined today by author Danielle Dulsky and we're chatting about her latest book, The Holy Wild Grimoire. We also chat about journaling and the importance of words, the five elements, the use of the Bible in witchcraft, creating your life story and learning about your important moments, and what that means for your witchcraft practice. And more!
November 30, 2022
Episode 150 - Pagan Origins of Thanksgiving
Not interested in celebrating American thanksgiving? There are a few ancient pagan harvest festivals you could look to instead, or simply honor the land and symbols of the season. Find out more in this quick episode! Take the survey: https://forms.gle/YLcvXQxVje6FurFC8
November 23, 2022
Episode 149 - Sea and Water Witchcraft with Janele
Today's chat is with California-based sea and water witch, Janele. We're talking all about using the ocean and water in general in your witchcraft practice, including what that means for emotional work.
November 16, 2022
Episode 148 - Protection Magic
Today’s episode is all about a witchcraft basic - protection magic. I’m chatting about simple personal protections and warding your home. How do you protect yourself? Take the survey: https://forms.gle/oKWVHK5eN2k4T7p76
November 09, 2022
Episode 147 - Underworld Deities, Salem, Spiritual Business and More with Angelica Cresci
Chatting today with special guest, Angelica Cresci, a professional witch based in Salem, MA. We're talking about life in Salem, starting a witch business, underworld deities (particularly Hades) and more!
November 02, 2022
Episode 146 - Samhain
The next sabbat on the Wheel of the Year is coming up - Samhain! Let’s chat about the history of this Celtic celebration and how you can observe it this year in your witchcraft practice.
October 26, 2022
A Little Break
A little break this week!
October 12, 2022
Episode 145 - Comfy Cozy Witchcraft with Jennie Blonde
Today I'm talking with the Comfy Cozy Witch, Jennie Blonde! A highly requested guest. We're discussing her podcast, her new book on hearth witchcraft, and all about her journey within witchcraft and what that means for her current practice.
October 05, 2022
Episode 144 - Ritual, Meditation, Land Spirits, Indigenous Community and More with Rhiannon
I'm joined today by Rhiannon and we cover so many topics from her diverse practice! We talk about her brand new podcast as well as her own work with meditation, land spirits, ancestors, indigenous practices, and more. Find all her links at witchwednesdays.com. From Rhiannon: "I am a celtic pagan and traditional folk green witch. I am Métis and work with land and plant spirits. I create and lead guided meditations as I am a firm believer that meditation is needed for a strong baseses to witchcraft. I work with both the Greek and Celtic pantheons. I love to garden and work with the fae. I am a beleiver in homesteading and growing your own food. I am currently working towards that goal."
September 28, 2022
Episode 143 - Mabon
Happy Mabon, witches! Today’s episode is all about this next holiday on the Wheel of the Year, the second harvest fest and pagan thanksgiving. We’re chatting about correspondences, ancient sites, deities, ways to celebrate and more.
September 21, 2022
Episode 142 - Glowwood Oracle, Ecology, Artistry and More with Lisa
I'm joined today by Lisa, creator of the Glowwood Oracle Card Deck. We chat about her journey to embracing nature, combining that with her artistic and tech savvy background, creating the deck, daily practice, tips for artists, and more! Find your own Glowwood Deck! https://glowwoodcards.com
September 14, 2022
Episode 141 - Magick Unleashed with Deana
I'm joined today by Deana of Magick Unleashed. We chat about her path and practice up in Ontario, Canada, how a psychology background shaped her witchcraft and how it can improve mental health, lucid dreaming, nature, tarot and oracle cards, self-confidence, and more!
September 07, 2022
Episode 140 - Curses 101 and Curse Breaking
Today’s chat is about curses - how to tell if you’re cursed, some simple curses, and of course, how to break a curse if you have been attacked.
August 31, 2022
Episode 139 - Energy Work, Growing Your Journey and More with Allison
I'm joined today by a long time listener (seriously, possibly our first listener ever!) and we chat all about their journey, energy work, slumps, getting comfortable with growing slowly, building community, and more. Find them today on the Discord server to ask all your questions and gain a new witchy friend.
August 24, 2022
Episode 138 - Are You Being Haunted?
Is it a spirit, or something mundane? If you are being haunted by a spirit, what do you do about it? Chatting about this and more on today’s episode.
August 17, 2022
Episode 137 - Mental Health and Witchcraft with Annabella Rosa
Join me today for a chat with The Mental Health Witch, Annabella Rosa! We chat all about how anxiety and stress work on our brains (it's the best explanation/analogy I've ever heard!) and bodies and how we can use witchcraft to get out of that cycle and improve our stress levels.
August 10, 2022
Episode 136 - Chaos Magic
What is chaos magic? Answering that today, along with the 6 principles of chaos magic and a little on servitors.
August 03, 2022
Episode 134 - The Angel Medium, Julie Jancius
Join me today for a chat with The Angel Medium, Julie Jancius! We're talking all about angels, guides, and loved ones who are communicating with you and how you can use your intuition to receive their messages and guidance.
July 20, 2022
Episode 133 - The Witch of Lupine Hollow
I'm joined today by Tenae Stewart, also known as The Witch of Lupine Hollow! We chat about astrology, daily rituals, being a full time witch, and more.
July 13, 2022
Episode 132 - Urban and Tech Witchcraft
Lacking in green space? Most people live in a city environment, so today I’m talking about making that urban setting work for you in your witchcraft practice, along with some tips and ideas for incorporating tech into your witchy day.
July 06, 2022
Episode 131 - The Skeptical Shaman, Rachel White
Today's episode is a chat with the Skeptical Shaman, Rachel White. We cover a lot and have a ton of fun doing it! Skeptical shamanism, the blend of spiritual with science and technology, spotting scams and cults, tarot and intuition, flower essences and herbalism, and more.
June 29, 2022
Episode 130 - Eclectic Wicca and Covens with Cats, Tea, and Witchcraft
Fawna from Cats, Tea, and Witchcraft is back, but this time, she's chatting about her own personal practice as an eclectic Wiccan who practices alone as well as in a traditional coven. Learn more about what it means to be an eclectic Wiccan, how a coven operates, daily practice, book recommendations, and more.
June 22, 2022
Episode 128 - Astrology, Lenormand, and More with Fortune by Kalem
Kalem is back today to continue the discussion on fortune telling, beyond palmistry. We chat about whole sign astrology, Lenormand card readings, tarot and more.
June 08, 2022
Episode 127 - Hearth Witchcraft and Household Spirits
There’s a lot to cover on household spirits, from deities to fae. Chatting all about the different types of house fairies, including my own brownie.
June 01, 2022
Episode 126 - Glamour Magic
Today’s chat is about glamour magic and the ways you can use it in your daily witchcraft practice.
May 25, 2022
Episode 125 - Norse Paganism with Justin
There's no way we can cover all of Norse paganism in one episode, but we're at least getting started. Justin is here to chat about his journey to Norse paganism and how you can get started in the practice if you're interested in this popular path.
May 18, 2022
Episode 124 - Polytheism 101
So many things to cover today! Hard vs soft polytheism, fearing deities, how to contact deities, offerings and more.
May 11, 2022
Episode 123 - Holistic Living with Olga's Wellness
Chatting today with special guest Olga, of Olga's Wellness, all about holistic living, overcoming binge eating, trusting intuition, and the interconnectedness of body and spirit. Did you know I lost 100 pounds in the last year? Tune in to find out more!
May 04, 2022
Episode 121 - Fae Energy with The Wild Woodland Witch
Heather Lynne is back to talk about her experience with the Fae, being a Fairy Witch, and how to interact with Fae energy. Including how to incorporate your kids into the fun!
April 20, 2022
Episode 120 - Cord, Knot, and Ladder Magic
Today’s episode covers all things knot magic, including the history of wind knots and witch’s ladders, plus how you can use this magic in your own practice.
April 13, 2022
Episode 119 - Clairvoyance and Raising Psychic Kids with Third Eye Psychic School
We packed a lot into this episode! I'm joined by Alex and Joan, mothers, authors, and teachers at Third Eye Psychic school. We chat about Psychic Baby, the line of children's books to help you raise psychic kids, honoring your own psychic abilities, balancing work, spirituality, and motherhood, and more.
April 06, 2022
Episode 118 - Burnout and Magical Slumps
Today’s episode is about burnout and magical slumps. It’s normal to feel disconnected sometimes, so we’re chatting about why this might happen, how to get energized again, and even about how to magically spring clean (which is how I get out of slumps.)
March 30, 2022
Episode 117 - Beyond the Veil with Lauren
Death work. A mysterious and often avoided topic. But we're diving straight in today with Lauren, host of the Beyond the Veil podcast, to chat about death, grief, change, rebirth, ancestors, the after life, and how to incorporate all of those things into your witchcraft practice.
March 23, 2022
Episode 115 - Palmistry and More with Fortune by Kalem
Chatting with a witchy business owner today, Kalem of Fortune by Kalem. He specializes in palmistry and offers online readings and courses, as well as tarot readings. Find out more today!
March 09, 2022
Episode 114 - Alternative Divination Techniques
Divination is the art of gaining insight into the past, present, and future, but don’t think tarot is the only options. Today, I’m going over all different divination options available to you for your witchcraft practice.
March 02, 2022
Episode 113 - Deity Work with Ruby Valentine
Today's episode features Ruby Valentine, and we're chatting about deity work, love magic, past lives, astrology, and more!
February 23, 2022
Episode 112 - Folk Magic with The Wild Woodland Witch
Today I'm joined by Heather Lynne again, The Wild Woodland Witch. This time, we're talk about folk magic. Mainly, what the heck it is and how you can start your own folk magic practice.
February 16, 2022
Episode 111 - Cleansing without Smoke
By popular request - how to cleanse your home and items without using smoke. There’s quite a few options you could potentially test out. Be sure to check out Ana Luisa jewelry and use the code WITCHWEDNESDAYS: https://shop.analuisa.com/witchwednesdays
February 09, 2022
Episode 110 - Love Magic
Oh we have lots to say about love magic! A little history, a few correspondences, and a whole lot of opinions on ethics and twin flames. Be sure to check out Ana Luisa jewelry and use the code WITCHWEDNESDAYS: https://shop.analuisa.com/witchwednesdays
February 02, 2022
Episode 108 - Cottagecore Rising with Assata
Today's episode is fun chat with Assata of Cottagecore Rising. We're talking about ancestors and daily practice, making space at the table for BIPOC and LGBTQ witches, parenting while being a witch, closed practices, and more! (I’m losing my voice a little in this episode, sorry!)
January 19, 2022
Episode 107 - Empowered Spirituality with Samantha
We're talking spiritual paths and holistic healing on today's episode, featuring coach and podcaster Samantha at Empowered Spirituality.
January 12, 2022
Episode 106 - Methods of Magic and Sources of Energy
Welcome to 2022! Kicking off this season with an episodes on the main methods of magic as well as the main sources to draw on for raising energy to power your spells.
January 05, 2022
Episode 105 - Year End Review and 2022 Preview
Happy almost new year! Today I'm wrapping up season 2 of Witch Wednesdays with a chat about what happened in 2021 and a look at what's to come in 2022. Links mentioned: Fill out the survey! Patreon Discord Etsy YouTube Instagram
December 29, 2021
Episode 104 - Mistakes We've Made and New Year Prep
Today’s chat is all about the mistakes we’ve made in our practices, featuring Becca, The Stitching Witch! We also chat about leaving those mistakes in 2021 and how to prep for 2022.
December 22, 2021
Episode 103 - Yule and the Pagan Origins of Christmas
Tara is back again this week to talk about the next sabbat on the Wheel of the Year, Yule. And specifically, we're chatting all about the (many!) pagan origins of Christmas traditions.
December 15, 2021
Episode 102 - Earth Element
Today's episode is about the final element in the series, the earth element. Join Steph and Tara for a chat about the earth element correspondences and all about how you can use earth more in your witchcraft practice.
December 08, 2021
Episode 101 - Interview with Author Veronica Varlow
Join today for an interview with the Love Witch, Veronica Varlow! We chat about her brand new book, Bohemian Magick, as well as about her personal practice and views on witchcraft as a lineage witch. Find Veronica Varlow at her website, www.lovewitch.com
December 01, 2021
Episode 100 - Ancestor Work
Today's episode is about ancestor work, featuring Rachel from the Practical Magic podcast. We chat all about how to connect with ancestors and what that could look like within your witchcraft practice.
November 24, 2021
Episode 99 - Ways to Use Crystals
Crystals are more than just pretty to look at. They can have a wide variety of uses within your witchcraft practice. Today, I cover some of the most common. What would you add to the list?
November 17, 2021
Episode 98 - Crafting Intention and Tarot Beyond Divination
Wondering how to craft an intention to power your spell work? We give you some tips in today's episode, featuring Skye from Skye Marinda Tarot. We also chat about how to incorporate tarot into your spellwork, beyond divination!
November 10, 2021
Episode 97 - Coven Witchcraft
Today’s chat is about witchcraft within a coven setting - why you may or may not want to join one, how to decide, and red flags to watch out for as you’re looking for a coven to join.
November 03, 2021
Episode 96 - Samhain and Pagan Origins of Halloween
Join us for a chat about Samhain, the next sabbat coming up this weekend. Tara is back and we talk about the history and traditions of the holiday, along with the correspondences and how to celebrate. We also discuss the pagan origins of jack-o-lanterns, trick or treating, and the costumes that are associated with Halloween.
October 27, 2021
Episode 95 - Bones in Witchcraft
Bones get a negative or scary reputation, but they don't have to. They're actually a very common tool used culturally around the world and within various witchcraft practices. Today, we'll chat about bone history and energy, using bones, finding and cleaning bones, and more. Featuring Heather Lynne, The Wild Woodland Witch!
October 20, 2021
Episode 94 - Broomsticks in Witchcraft
Witches flying on brooms is a popular image this time of year, so let’s chat about where that myth comes from. We’ll also talk about broom folklore and it’s modern magical uses. Check out today’s sponsor at www.Etsy.com/shop/Selkiescottagecrafts
October 13, 2021
Episode 93 - Broom Closet Witchcraft
In today's episode, we're talking more about broom closet witchcraft and how to practice in secret. Featuring everyone's favorite, The Stitching Witch!
October 06, 2021
Episode 92 - Unpopular Witch Opinions
Today is just a fun little chat about some of our more unpopular witch opinions. You don't have to agree with everything that's out there! And you definitely don't have to agree with us. Tell us, where do you stand on some of these?
September 29, 2021
Episode 91 - How to Become a More Effective Witch
Today's chat is all about growing your intuition and using that power to become a more effective witch. This episode features Justin, a Norse pagan who is an active member of the witch community. You can find him on Instagram @spaceviking0220
September 22, 2021
Episode 90 - Mabon
The next holiday on the wheel of the year is almost here and it’s considered the Witches’ Thanksgiving - Mabon. Learn all about this celebration of the autumnal equinox in this episode.
September 15, 2021
Episode 89 - Water Element
Join us today for a chat about the next element in the series - water. Useful in so many ways, so tune in today for correspondences, types of water, how to connect, and more.
September 08, 2021
Episode 88 - Fair Folk Deep Dive
By popular request - more information on the Fae. Taking a little look at the history, why you’d want to work with Fae, plus how to see them and attract them, featuring River and Wren from C3 podcast!
September 01, 2021
Episode 87 - Spell Planning
Wondering how to plan out all the details of a spell from beginning to end? Listen in today for a chat with Fawna from the Cats, Tea, and Witchcraft podcast on all things spell planning - what to know before you start, what to consider as far as supplies and timing, and some resources we use to help plan spells.
August 25, 2021
Episode 86 - Jobs in Witchcraft
Interested in the possibilities of turning your witchcraft practice into a job? There are a lot of options, but also some important ethical considerations to keep in mind. Featuring Britt from the Witchin Kitchen podcast!
August 18, 2021
Episode 85 - Health, Safety, and Protection in Witchcraft
The mundane safety may not be the most fun topic, but the fact is that most danger in witchcraft comes from unsafe practices around crystal, herbs, and oils. We’re covering all these safety tips today, but also going over magical safety like protections and warding.
August 11, 2021
Episode 84 - Zodiac Signs in Witchcraft
Astrology is a huge topic, so today we’re breaking it down a little more and chatting just about zodiac signs and how they can influence your witchcraft practice.
August 04, 2021
Episode 83 - Lammas
The next sabbat on the Wheel of the Year is almost here - Lammas, also known as Lughnasadh. Find out more about this celebration of the first grain harvest and how you can incorporate that into your witchcraft practice.
July 28, 2021
Episode 82 - How to Tell People You're a Witch
Join us for a chat today about our stories of telling people we're witches, as well as some tips and tricks for telling the people in your life that you practice witchcraft. Featuring guest co-host, Becca the Stitching Witch.
July 21, 2021
Episode 81 - Dream Work vs Astral Travel
Although very similar, dream work and astral travel are two different methods of reaching the subconscious and unconscious mind. This episode will explain the differences between the two and why you might want to incorporate them into your practice.
July 14, 2021
Episode 80 - Witchcraft Travel
Wondering how witchcraft can relate to your travels? Today's chat with Debbi Kay Travel should help you clarify where to go and what to consider if you want to take your practice on the move.
July 07, 2021
Episode 79 - Reversing a Spell
In this episode, learn all about reversing a spell - why you might want to and some different ways to do it, as well as some advice on spells to always keep the remnants for.
June 30, 2021
Episode 78 - Fire Element
Today’s chat with a co-host is all about the fire element and how to connect with it in your witchcraft.
June 23, 2021
Episode 77 - Litha
The next sabbat on the Wheel of the Year is coming up! Today’s episode is all about the summer solstice, Litha.
June 16, 2021
Episode 76 - Graveyard Magic
Curious about graveyards and the kind of magical workings you can do there? Or what you’re supposed to do with graveyard dirt? Find out in today’s episode!
June 09, 2021
Episode 75 - Wands in Witchcraft
Join us for a chat about wands and crafting items for online witchy shops - featuring Amanda and Eddy from Midnight Apothecary. Find them at midnight-apothecary.com!
June 02, 2021
Episode 74 - More Book Recommendations
Even more books to share today! A couple of great beginner resources as well as some more advanced and dedicated to specific areas in witchcraft. Let me know which ones you’ll be checking out!
May 26, 2021
Episode 73 - Charms, Amulets, and Talismen in Witchcraft
Today’s chat is all about the use of charms, amulets, and talismans. Although the terms are often used interchangeably, there are subtle differences between the three. Listen in to find out how you can find, cleanse, and consecrate your own charm, amulet, or talisman.
May 19, 2021
Episode 72 - Intro to Shadow Work
Today’s episode features special guest co-host Fawna from the podcast Cats, Tea, and Witchcraft. We’re chatting about shadow work - what it is and how you can get started on it within your witchcraft practice. Find Fawna here: https://catsteaandwitchcraft.wixsite.com/podcast
May 12, 2021
Episode 71 - Daily Practice and Routines
Today’s episode is all about incorporating daily practice and routines into your witchcraft. It also features two special guest co-hosts, Julea and Elana from Witch Cast! Find them here: https://anchor.fm/witchcast
May 05, 2021
Episode 70 - Beltane
The next sabbat is almost here, and it’s one of the most widely celebrated - Beltane! Join us for a chat today all about this fire festival and how to celebrate it.
April 28, 2021
Episode 69 - Cauldrons
Today’s episode is all about cauldrons and how you can use one in your witchcraft practice. Do you have a cauldron?
April 21, 2021
Episode 68 - Working with Deities
Today’s episode is the next part of the deities series and covers the basics of finding and working with deities in your witchcraft practice.
April 14, 2021
Episode 67 - Things We Wish We Knew When We Started Witchcraft
We have a lot to cover in this episode of ‘things we wish we knew’ - how to find community and information, witchcraft elitism, what we would change if we could go back, and more.
April 07, 2021
Beltane Boxes and Other Important Updates
A quick update to let you know that Beltane boxes and other items are on sale at witchwednesdays.com! And also to let you know that Tara is stepping back from her co-hosting duties.
April 03, 2021
Episode 66 - Finding Your Pagan Path
There are a lot of great pagan paths you can follow in your witchcraft practice if you so choose. Find out about some of the most common ones today and see if any spark your interest.
March 31, 2021
Episode 65 - Air Element
Today’s episode is a deeper dive into working with the air element in your witchcraft practice.
March 24, 2021
Episode 64 - Ostara and the Pagan Origins of Easter
Next up on the Wheel of the Year - Ostara. Listen in today to learn all about this pagan holiday and the origins of the Christian holiday, Easter.
March 17, 2021
Episode 63 - The Wiccan Deities
Deity work can be confusing so we’re starting a whole series on the possible pagan paths you can choose. First up, the Wiccan deities!
March 10, 2021
Episode 62 - Growing a Witch Garden
There are so many options for growing a witch garden, no matter your space or skill level. Join us today for a chat about connecting to nature in your practice through gardening. Find the discord server here: https://discord.gg/HSvN3gP7C8
March 03, 2021
Episode 61 - Salt in Witchcraft
Salt has so many uses in everyday life as well as in witchcraft. Curious as to why, how you can use it, and what kinds there are? Listen in today!
February 24, 2021
Episode 60 - Pagan Origins of Mardi Gras, Ash Wednesday, and Lent
Although these don’t stem from one specific pagan holiday, there are many pagan customs that influence the ceremonies we know today. Find out more in this episode!
February 17, 2021
Episode 59 - Pagan Origins of Valentine’s Day
Wondering where the celebrations of Valentine’s Day all started? Find out in this episode.
February 10, 2021
Episode 58 - Altars in Witchcraft
There are many types of altars you can use and ways you can set them up. If you even want one that is! Learn all about them today.
February 03, 2021
Episode 57 - Imbolc
This season, we’re giving you a little more history on the sabbats. First up, Imbolc!
January 27, 2021
Episode 56 - Planetary Retrogrades
The first Mercury retrograde is coming up at the end of this month so we wanted you to be prepared and explain all about it, as well as the retrograde of all the other planets.
January 20, 2021
Episode 55 - Moon Water Basics
Today we’re talking all about moon water in witchcraft - what it is, how to make it, and how to use it in your practice.
January 13, 2021
Episode 54 - Pentacles and Pentagrams
Answering the common questions about pentacles and pentagrams, including whether or not they’re considered an evil symbol if they appear upside down.
January 06, 2021
Episode 53 - Year End Wrap Up
Happy traditional new year! Thanks for listening, see you in 2021!
December 30, 2020
Episode 52 - Witchy Q&A
Get to know us a little better through this fun witchy question and answer session! And don’t forget to share your answers too, we’re always checking Instagram and our email and love to chat about these things.
December 23, 2020
Episode 51 - Yule
Our final sabbat related episode for 2020 is here and it’s all about Yule! It’s very similar to Christmas so this episode may sound very familiar. Find more about sabbat boxes here: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=34650053&fan_landing=true
December 16, 2020
Episode 50 - New Year Magic
Is there anything particularly magical about January 1? Find out in today’s episode all about new year magic. What’s your witchy resolution?
December 09, 2020
Episode 49 - Witchy Gift Ideas
Looking for gift ideas for the witch in your life? Or even ideas to add to your own wish list? We’ve got you covered today to get ready for the holiday season!
December 02, 2020
Episode 48 - Resource Recommendations
We’ve always offered a ton of books on witchcraft to check so today we’re going digital and giving you some of our favorite witchy resources in the form of YouTubers, websites, and Instagrammers.
November 25, 2020
Episode 47 - Elemental Magic
This episode is all about the four elements of water, earth, air, and fire and how you can incorporate these into your spell work.
November 18, 2020
Episode 46 - Dolls, Poppets, and Taglocks
Dolls are a very useful form of sympathetic magic. Join us today to learn all about how to use them in your witchcraft practice.
November 11, 2020
Episode 45 - Modern Witchy Tools (On a Budget)
We already discussed the more traditional witchcraft tools so today we’re taking a look at how you can adopt more modern technology into your witchcraft practice, and how you can do it on a budget.
November 04, 2020
Episode 44 - Samhain
The next sabbat is almost here - Samhain! A holiday we both love to celebrate. Our episode today is all about this holiday and how you can celebrate.
October 28, 2020
Episode 43 - Hallowing a Compass and Journeying to the Spirit Realm
Join us today for a quick chat about a more traditional method of circle casting called hallowing a compass, and how you can use that space to journey to the spirit realm. A little more advanced but a great practice to try on Samhain! Questions? Find us on patreon - https://www.patreon.com/user?u=34650053&fan_landing=true
October 21, 2020
Episode 42 - Witchcraft for Lazy Witches
We have a fast 100 tips today for lazy witches! Try any one of these to incorporate quick witchcraft into your daily life. Follow us on Patreon here - https://www.patreon.com/user?u=34650053&fan_landing=true
October 14, 2020
Episode 41 - Chakras 101
This episode is a quick introductions to chakras and the art of balancing them for inner peace. It’s a huge topic, so we’re hoping this brief overview helps you better understand the basics and how it can be applied to your witchcraft practice.
October 07, 2020
Episode 40 - Defensive Magic
As promised, we have a follow up to our black and white magic episode, all about defensive magic and what your options are if you have negative energy hanging around or think you may have been hexed.
September 30, 2020
Episode 39 - Spell Troubleshooting and Spell Backfires
Today’s chat is all about the reasons your spells may not be working. We also discuss what a spell backfire is and how you can prevent it from happening. Need more help? Find us on patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=34650053&fan_landing=true
September 23, 2020
Episode 38 - Mabon
The next sabbat on the wheel of the year is Mabon, and it’s in fact the last one before the witch’s new year. Join us today to hear a little about the history and all about the different ways you can celebrate.
September 16, 2020
Episode 37 - How To Do a House Cleanse
As hearth witches, we love doing home cleansings! Especially for Mabon, the sabbat we’ll discuss next week. Join us today to chat all about how to spiritually cleanse your home from negative, stagnant, or excess energies.
September 09, 2020
Episode 36 - How to Create a Spell
Today’s episode is all about creating your own spell from start to finish to best suit your magical practice. Find our spells on patreon - https://www.patreon.com/user?u=34650053&fan_landing=true
September 02, 2020
Bonus Episode - Self Dedication Rituals
This episode is our answer to a great question from our Patron, Mel, about self dedication rituals and ceremonies.
August 31, 2020
Episode 35 - Witch Familiars
Today’s episode is a chat all about witch familiars, including a little history and how you can work with them. Do you have a familiar?
August 26, 2020
Episode 34 - Disposing of Spell Remains
Today’s episode is all about how to dispose of spell remains. There are many common methods, so we walk you through all your options so you can decide the best one for you.
August 19, 2020
Episode 33 - Black and White Magick
Today’s episode is all about the idea of black and white magick and the morality of jinxing, hexing, cursing, and crossing. We have very different thoughts about this!
August 12, 2020
Bonus Episode - How to Spot Fake Crystals/Identifying Similar Crystals
We have a special bonus episode for you! We’re answering a listener question about crystals, specifically how to spot fakes and how to identify similar crystals. Thanks, Nikki, for asking a great question!
August 07, 2020
Episode 32 - Making Wine, Mead and Cider
Tara’s favorite episode is here - all about making wine, mead, and cider and incorporating it into your witchcraft!
August 05, 2020
Episode 31 - Lammas
Join us today to chat all about the next sabbat on the wheel of the year - Lammas! We’ll talk all about what it is and how you can celebrate. Interested in our Patreon? Find it here: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=34650053&fan_landing=true
July 29, 2020
Episode 30 - Kitchen Magic and Baking Breads
Today we’re giving a bit of an introduction and how to on kitchen magic, specifically baking breads. Check out our website for full recipes at www.witchwednesdays.com
July 22, 2020
Episode 29 - Working with the Fae
Today’s episode is all about the Fae realm and how to work with the Fae if you so choose. It can be tricky, but they are very powerful!
July 15, 2020
Episode 28 - Spirit Guides
Today’s episode is a highly subjective introduction to the idea of spirit guides. We chat all about what we think they are, how they communicate, and how ours are represented.
July 08, 2020
Episode 27 - Tea, Tasseography, and Witchcraft
Join us today to discuss how to use tea in your magical practice, including the art of tasseomancy, or divination through the reading of tea leaves.
July 01, 2020
Episode 26 - Herbs and Witchcraft
Join us today for an overview of the use of herbs in witchcraft. We also share our favorites and most useful herbs in our own practices.
June 24, 2020
Episode 25 - Litha
Ready to celebrate all things midsummer? Join us today as we discuss Litha, the next holiday approaching in celebration of the summer solstice. Learn all about what it is and how you can celebrate.
June 17, 2020
Episode 24 - Using Oils in Witchcraft
Today’s episode is all about the use of spell oils in witchcraft. Join us for a chat about the three common types of oils and how to use them, and then how to go about making your own!
June 10, 2020
Episode 23 - Runes and Sigils
Although they often get confused, runes and sigils are two separate and distinct tools used in the practice of witchcraft. Join us today for a chat about the differences between the two and how you could use them in your practice.
June 03, 2020
Episode 22 - Intro to Astrology
It’s impossible to cover all of astrology in just one episode, so we’re just starting with the basics and covering birth charts. Join us for a chat about how to decipher your birth chart and use that information in your witchcraft practice.
May 27, 2020
Episode 21 - Days of the Week and Magick
You may have noticed already that the days of the week are named after planetary bodies, like Sunday for the sun and Monday for the moon. These correspondences can have a huge effect on the energy of the day and how that can impact your witchcraft. Join us today to hear all about all seven days!
May 20, 2020
Episode 20 - Moon Phases and Magick
Today’s episode is all about the different moon phases and how to structure your magical practice around them. We also discuss using the full moons of each month for goal setting purposes. Do you use the moon in your practice?
May 13, 2020
Episode 19 - Candle Magick
Thanks for listening in to this week’s episode all about candle magic. Join us for a chat about what candle magic is, how you use it, and what the different color correspondences are.
May 06, 2020
Episode 18 - Beltane
All about Beltane, also known as May Day! Join us as we discuss the next upcoming sabbat on the Wheel of the Year. Learn about what it is and what it celebrates as well as the traditional correspondences and how you can celebrate in your own life.
April 29, 2020
Episode 17 - Pendulums
Sorry about the audio in today’s episode - Tara was doing laundry and didn’t realize how loud it was being picked up on the episode! We hope you’ll join us anyway for a chat about pendulums and pendulum divination. Learn all about what pendulums are, how they’re used, and how to incorporate them into witchcraft practice.
April 22, 2020
Episode 16 - Tarot and Oracle Decks
Today’s episode is all about tarot cards and oracle decks - what they are, the differences, how they’re used within the practice of witchcraft, and how we each use them in our own practice.
April 15, 2020
Episode 15 - Top Ten Crystals
Join us for the second half of our chat on crystals, covering the top 10 most common/useful crystals for use in the practice of witchcraft. We’ll also be sharing a few personal favorites.
April 08, 2020
Episode 14 - Crystals
Crystals is a big topic so we’re splitting it into two episodes. Join us today to learn the crystal basics, like what they are, how they work, and how to charge and cleanse them.
April 01, 2020
Episode 13 - Magical Names
Join us for a chat about magical names - what they are, why you would use one, and how to find yours. Wondering what ours are? Stay tuned until the end!
March 25, 2020
Episode 12 - Ostara
We’ve made it to the second pagan holiday of 2020, Ostara. Tune in to learn all about what it is, what it’s traditional correspondences are, and how you can celebrate.
March 18, 2020
Episode 11 - Advanced Books for Specific Types of Witches
We had so much to say about books that we needed to split it into two episodes. Today’s topic is all about those intermediate to advanced books that focus solely on a specific area of practice or pertain to a specific type of witch. Tune in to hear all we have to say on even more witchy books!
March 11, 2020
Episode 10 - Books for Beginners
We absolutely love reading and learning so of course we have a lot to share about witchcraft related books. Join us today for our recommendations for the best books for beginners.
March 04, 2020
Episode 9 - Books of Shadows and Grimoires
Although these two terms are used interchangeably, they do refer to two different things. Join us today to chat about what these journals of magical practice are, how you can set one up, and how we each use ours.
February 26, 2020
Episode 8 - Traditional Witch Tools
We have a lot to say about the traditional tools associated with witchcraft. You definitely don’t need them all - or any of them! Join us today to hear about all of them and whether or not we use them in our practices.
February 19, 2020
Episode 7 - Casting a Circle
Confused about what casting an energetic circle means, and how you can do it? Tune in this week while we cover all things beginner circle casting.
February 12, 2020
Episode 6 - Grounding, Centering, and Energy Manipulation
We’re starting at the beginning with this podcast episode - it may sound a little woo woo to a new witch, but trust us. Grounding, centering and energy manipulation are essential tools for a practicing witch! Join us to find out how you can find your energy and direct it into your workings.
February 05, 2020
Episode 5 - Imbolc
Today we’re giving you an introduction the the pagan holidays and the concept of the Wheel of the Year. The first holiday this year is Imbolc. We’ll be telling you all about what it is, what’s associated with it, and how you can celebrate.
January 29, 2020
Episode 4 - Common Types of Witches
As a purely fun episode, we’re taking a look a some common types of witches and how they practice. Curious what you may be, or wondering what we are? Stayed tuned!
January 22, 2020
Episode 3 - Witchcraft and Religion
Wondering what the difference is between paganism, Wicca, and witchcraft? We’re here to clear that up today and explain how religion works, or doesn’t, within witchcraft.
January 15, 2020
Episode 2 - Beginner Misconceptions
In this episode, we’re dispelling all kinds of myths. Join us to hear the top 10 misconceptions we get all the time and learn why they just aren’t true.
January 08, 2020
Episode 1 - What You’re In For This Year
Happy New Year! Welcome to Witch Wednesdays! Join us every Wednesday morning for all things witch and witchcraft. In this first episode, we’re introducing ourselves and this podcast so you can get an idea about what you’re getting yourself into this year.
January 01, 2020
Let’s Get This Ready
This is just a way to make sure we get this ready for you for 2020!
December 06, 2019