out with the old

rebirth of the witch cabinet: closing my public apothecary

friends and community, i'm writing you with a particularly heavy heart. the moons rising in the season of dwindling light have worked me hard. since i last wrote to you all i have left my home, the homostead, as well as my life-team-mate who i shared a home and baby with ...
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out with the old

Update on the Witch Cabinet – supporting radical witchcraft

hello friends, i have some much anticipated updates for you on the status of my apothecary. first of all i want you to know that at this point i am not planning to close the witch cabinet. since i last wrote and explained to you that my apothecary had been reported to the ...
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femmes say no

Hawthorn Heart – Femme Boundary Workshop

Make no mistake dear ones: learning how to say no as a femme, that shit is a radical act. Learning how to set boundaries can be a raw, challenging, revealing and healing process. This workshop is for witches and femmes - magical creatures that we are. It's a space where we ...
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stop romantacizing people who hurt you

I Believe You: A Zine for Femmes Surviving Toxic Masculinity

This zine is for all the femmes carrying wounds from masculine folks who didn't treat us right. It's for all of us tending, surviving, healing and grieving. I know the work of tending our fierce hearts is fucking hard and exhausting. I know they will never see even a fraction ...
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out with the old

support the survival of radical witchcraft

friends, i'm calling on your support to help me through a huge transition. i need you to help keep the magic i make alive. in the past few weeks a lot has been going on for me. i've done hours of emotional and supportive labour working harm reduction. this work saves lives, ...
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recipe: grain free salmon salad ‘sandwich’

one of the things i miss about eating (mostly) grain free, is sandwiches. partially because i think bread is delicious, but mostly because sandwiches are easy, filling and can be nutritious. today i discovered a simple and delicous alternative to one of my favourite sandwiches: tuna salad. i made this salad by ...
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Courting PennyRoyal(3)

courting pennyroyal comes to east van! + online!

You can connect to this workshop on facebook here. This workshop will take place in person on Sunday July 24th at the Toast Collective from 9 am to 5 pm. This workshop is taking place on unceded Coast Salish territory. **new online offering!!** There will be an online offering of this workshop on ...
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mayonaise

recipe: whole egg herb infused mayonnaise

when i first tasted home-made mayo a part of my brain exploded in a really pleasurable way. since learning how to make my own, and swapping secrets with inspiring friends and neighbours, i could never go back to store bought mayo. plus we have a flock of 25 chickens and ...
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as embers cool across the forest floor

it is terrifyingly humbling to drown in smoke witness chimneys made of old growth watch mushroom clouds rise from the canopies warm our bodies at mountain range hearths wade through plumes of smouldering incense   you can watch it all from our front stoop or the passenger seat of our beat up butch toyota see the sun set ...
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Homostead Seeks Summer WOOFer and Landmate

Are you looking for a sweet escape this summer? Where you can eat wild berries and swim every afternoon in a turquoise river? Hoping to learn some rural living skills like gardening, wildcrafting, barn building or animal care - in a queer and trans friendly environment? Maybe you just want to make ...
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