JADE'S JOURNAL

TRAVELING APOTHECARY

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Hello my beloveds! We went on the fairy tale adventure of a lifetime in Switzerland a few months ago (end of Feb thru early March), and I just wanted to share some of the magick we encountered throughout our trip...   The 28 hour journey passing thru Ireland was nowhere near as magical as I had hoped, but I definitely learned a thing or two about slowing down and listening to my body when in a foreign environment. That motion sickness/jet lag got me good! Thankfully we were greeted in Switzerland with familiar faces, comforting foods, a warm bed, and...

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LUPERCALIA AKA WITCHES’ VALENTINES DAY

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LUPERCALIA AKA WITCHES’ VALENTINES DAY

We just celebrated Valentine’s Day a few days ago, and although this day of love shares its name with the martyred Christian Saint Valentine, the holiday actually originated from an ancient Pagan festival known as Lupercalia. Lupercalia was held annually in Rome on February 15, and was a celebration consisting of blood sacrifice, sex magick, and random matchmaking - to ward off evil spirits and purify the city, setting intentions of health and fertility.Animals were sacrificed and their skins used as whips during sex rituals, which was believed to increase fertility. In ancient Pagan Rome, February was sacred to “Juno...

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THE CELESTIAL SOCIETY

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THE CELESTIAL SOCIETY

The Celestial Society - a journey through the seasons, stars, and spirits... Before we go into detail about what exactly The Celestial Society is and what we have to offer, allow us to introduce ourselves!   Jade (left) of Jade Dragon Apothecary ( @jadedragonapothecary ), and Sunny (right) aka the Cosmic Curandera ( @cosmic_curandera ), are the celestial sisters behind the society! You’ll have the pleasure of meeting & chatting with us at our gatherings, as well as in our private Facebook group! Jade adds her knowledge of aromatherapy, paganism & ritual to The Celestial Society, while Sunny brings her...

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2020 WELCOME

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2020 WELCOME

Wow -- it seems like I blinked and we were saying farewell to 2019! The last 3 months of the year always kick our apothecary into overdrive! From all the Fall/Halloween products & events, to stocking up for holiday season, new products, our workshops, Yule gathering, the New Year celebration, and THEN my birthday! It's been a whirlwind of festivities, but so SO amazing! We're totally embracing this rebirth season, with intentions of growth, spiritual connection, and efficiency in my work. Cheers to that! I'm grateful for every moment in this life. It's worth celebrating! I'm grateful for each and...

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Wellness Wednesday: COCONUT OIL PULLING

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Wellness Wednesday: COCONUT OIL PULLING

It's #WellnessWednesday my beloveds! Today I wanted to talk about one of my favorite home remedies - Oil Pulling Oil Pulling is a great way to remove bad bacteria that gets stuck in between your teeth. Poor oral bacteria can cause a variety of health issues throughout the body; the brain, lungs, heart, skin, and digestive system are all affected by oral bacteria. Oil pulling is also beneficial for a toothache, gum diseases, and overall dental health. Coconut oil is the best oil to use for this, as it contains naturally anti-fungal & anti-bacterial properties.   How to Oil Pull:...

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