New Event: All Hallows Pop-Up & Ghost Walk in Montreal

  October 11 & 12, 2019 Some happy news for you! April of Lvnea Perfume and I are hosting a last minute pop-up of esoteric workshops and vendors at Lvnea's beautiful shop in Montreal during the witchiest time of the year in a famous centuries-old city full of ghosts. Join us to dive in to the season … Continue reading New Event: All Hallows Pop-Up & Ghost Walk in Montreal

Celebrating Samhain

As October turns to November, thousands of Witches, Wiccans, Druids, and other Pagans in America, Canada, Europe, and elsewhere observe the sacred time of Samhain. Samhain is a festival of the Dead. Meaning "Summer's End" and pronounced saah-win or saa-ween, Samhain is a celebration of the end of the harvest and the start of the … Continue reading Celebrating Samhain

Mummy Cupcakes

Makes 24 cupcakes Carefully piping on icing is the secret to making these adorable Halloween cupcakes. Ingredients For the cupcakes: 1-1/2 cups water 1 cup cocoa powder 2 cups sugar 2-1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon kosher salt 4 large eggs, room temperature 3/4 cup vegetable or … Continue reading Mummy Cupcakes

Healthy Halloween Snack Mix

Makes about 3 cups 1 hour Ingredients 15-ounce can chickpeas, drained and rinsed 2 tablespoons olive oil, divided 2 teaspoons spice blend, such as curry powder, garam masala, chili powder, divided (optional) Kosher salt and ground black pepper 1 3/4 cups raw pumpkin seeds, cleaned and drained, but not patted dry 3/4 cup dried cranberries, … Continue reading Healthy Halloween Snack Mix

Witches of Halloween

As we are getting closer to Halloween or Samhain (depending on your point of view) , Witches seem to be lost in the myths and fabrications of Halloween. I thought it would be nice to put out some honest and truthful information about Witches. Beliefs of witchcraft and magick have existed around the world since … Continue reading Witches of Halloween

Celebrate Halloween

That special night, Halloween, is creeping up on us.  This is an event everyone is familiar with. Magick and the Supernatural around this time of year aren't anything strange – it’s something we all actively look forward to. You’ll be familiar with the groups of young children who roam our streets hunting for candy and … Continue reading Celebrate Halloween

You Call It Hallowe’en… We Call It Samhain

Hallowe'en has its origins in the British Isles. While the modern tradition of trick or treat developed in the U. S., it too is based on folk customs brought to this country with Irish immigrants after 1840. Since ancient times in Ireland, Scotland, and England, October 31st has been celebrated as a feast for the … Continue reading You Call It Hallowe’en… We Call It Samhain