Christmas Drinkable Potion: Magical Glühwein

Christmas is fast approaching, and it’s the time of the year when I get to make one of my favorite alcoholic beverages: Glühwein!

Glühwein (literally “glow wine” ) is mulled wine traditionally served in Christmas Markets in Germany and Austria. It is named like that because when you drink it, it gives you a nice “glow” (that’s one theory at least). Since it contains a number of ingredients commonly used in magic, it makes an excellent drinkable potion to bring luck, love and money to you and your loved ones, essentially giving everyone a magical “glow” too. Continue Reading

Making Mercury Incense: My Recipe

I am taking part in a two-week planetary challenge that started on Monday. It is simple: you pick a single goal and invoke one planet every other day following the Chaldean order, targeting different aspects of the same goal. Today was the day to invoke Mercury and I had to make Mercury incense because I had very little left. The recipe I use is the one that has worked best for me.Continue Reading