Learn How to Make and Use Corn Dollies

Corn dollies bring health, wealth and general prosperity to the land or property owner according to old witches. Learn how to make and use corn dollies! One activity for Lughnasadh that is thousands of years old is the making of the “Corn Dollies”. This is a custom that originates with the people that once grew … Continue reading Learn How to Make and Use Corn Dollies

The Alchemists: History of Alchemy

To most of us, the word "alchemy" calls up the picture of a medieval and slightly sinister laboratory in which an aged, black-robed wizard broods over the crucibles and alembics that are to bring within his reach the Philosopher's Stone, and with that discovery, the formula for the Elixir of life and the transmutation of … Continue reading The Alchemists: History of Alchemy

Step Inside the World’s Most Dangerous Garden (If You Dare) | Travel | Smithsonian

The Poison Garden at England's Alnwick Garden is beautiful—and filled with plants that can kill you Source: Step Inside the World's Most Dangerous Garden (If You Dare) | Travel | Smithsonian In 1995, Jane Percy became the Duchess of Northumberland, a county in northeastern England that stretches to the border with Scotland, after her husband's brother died unexpectedly. With the … Continue reading Step Inside the World’s Most Dangerous Garden (If You Dare) | Travel | Smithsonian