Big piece fresh ginger root.
With a metal spoon edge scrape of ginger root skin/peel. (Peel shavings can be air-dryed and further used in a footbath,potpourri,incense etc) Cut peeled ginger into 1/4 inch slices and cut slices into thin strips.
In a small quart pan add 1 1/2 cups water add a layer of ginger, water should cover ginger.
Bring to a boil. Reduce so that it simmers/still boils when water get a little color…Continue
It is rainy cold outside so I am indoors busy preparing some pagan supplies for this fall/winter. Put my recently harvested dried herbs into small glass jars. Hand-made little labels for the jars. Used some glitter glues to surround the labels in the matching element color. Some sunshine ripened herbal infused vinegars in what used to be hot sauce bottles tall and narrow and holds approx 1 cup/250 ml.Roses/clove and Citrus infused vinegars.
Some herbal infused spell papers cut into…Continue
I have been making some junk journals and journals after viewing many YouTube videos which inspired me. The latest is a garden junk journal. Nearly finished just adding some embellishments. Next one I am thinking about a pagan junk journal.
I am thinking an elements junk journal and doing the correspondences for all the elements. In my regular journals I usually pen write all my elements correspondences lists when I start the new yearly journal.
I make beaded paperclips so I…Continue
Making tinctures today.
I use vodka, usually I make small bottles of each tincture. They last for years.
Made one of scented roses from my garden.
One is citrus with cloves. 2 tbsp grated mix of lemon, lime and orange peels and a few cloves.
One is vanilla pod in vodka.
In a few days when I have more roses I will make more.
Two herb books I like very much, lots of herbal information and have been using these for many years are.