Recipes, Crafts & Activities to Inspire Your Creativity and Bring More Meaning to Every Season
Welcome natural energies into your life with vibrant wheel of the year traditions that encompass your whole home. For each sabbat, Raechel Henderson features sections on low-cost activities, inspiration for your seasonal altar, journal prompts, food recipes, decoration ideas, and more. Choosing from more than 160 suggestions, you can:
Mix spicy incense - Bake oatmeal cranberry cinnamon chip cookies Draw milk baths - Shape ice lanterns - Scry with ink and water Crystalize flowers with sugar - Build insect hotels - Sew ribbon garland Conduct a garden water blessing - Leave offerings for the faeries Brew ginger beer - Infuse honey with herbs - Concoct pomegranate dye Create acorn runes - Arrange a dried citrus wreath
With color photos and an ecofriendly emphasis on found and foraged materials, Raechel teaches a nature-based approach to the sabbats that builds meaning in the spaces left barren by modern life. Her many sustainable ways to enjoy seasonal themes and lessons offer new perspectives and the opportunity to enrich your life at each turn of the wheel.
Raechel Henderson is a Pagan and witch, following an eclectic and independent path. She currently works with Hestia and Turtle in her magical practice. She contributes articles to Llewellyn's almanacs and calendars and she blogs about magic, creativity, and living by your own patterns. Raechel is a dual-class seamstress/shieldmaiden and has been sewing professionally since 2008. She is also the author of Sew Witchy, The Scent of Lemon & Rosemary, and The Natural Home Wheel of the Year. Visit her on Instagram: @idiorhythmic