Four Thieves Vinegar

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Vinegar of the Four Thieves, combined with herbs I add to thee.
  Banish now all ills and bane, and protection you shall maintain.

Timing:

New Moon to Full Moon, Moon in Leo, Day of Mars, Hour of the Sun

Ingredients:

  • Apple Cider Vinegar
  • Garlic
  • Salt
  • Peppercorns
  • Red Chili Flakes
  • Mustard Seed
  • Bay Leaf
  • Parsley
  • Sage
  • Rosemary
  • Thyme

Cory’s Four Thieves Vinegar

Eclipse & New Moon

APTOPIX Ring Of Fire Eclipse

Hikers watch an annular eclipse from Papago Park in Phoenix on Sunday. (AP Photo/The Arizona Republic, Michael Chow)

Since I was able to watch the eclipse from here, I made a perfect little pinhole camera out of an old Christmas topper box to view it with. Throughout the viewing time I would go out front and see how it was progressing. It was fun cause the old man across the street had his telescope out in his front yard to view the eclipse with. Nice to know I’m not the only geek on the block!

During the eclipse I decided to make use of the twilight energies and went about with some workings. Although I was born and raised in this house, I am new to the neighborhood at this point. The energy of the place has changed dramatically, so I took the time to reintroduce myself to the genius loci. I live at the base of a 569 foot hill which is a part of a chain of ancient volcanic mountains, so I climbed the short hill and went to the spot I was called to go to. I sat and meditated and conversed with the spirit I found there and presented it with an offering. Continue reading