Moonslipper’s Magical Recipes

We are delighted to share with you our Magical Recipes that have been handed down to us through the years.

“The Universe is full of Magical Things…”

We will be adding further Magical Recipes here in the next few weeks, be sure to check back!

PLEASE NOTE: Essential oils, herbs and plants must be used with extreme caution.

With children, expectant and/or breastfeeding mums, and anyone suffering from ill health, please consult a reputable source to check contra-indications.

NEVER ingest essential oils or incense ingredients and NEVER apply undiluted to skin.

Enchanted Room Spray

  • 3 drops Geranium essential oil
  • 2 drops Rosewood essential oil
  • 2 drops Melissa essential oil
  • 3 drops Cardamom essential oil
  • 1 teaspoon Vodka
  • ½ pint of spring water

Pour the ½ pint of spring water into a spray bottle, add the other ingredients and mix well. Wonderful to spritz around the living room or bedroom before settling down for the evening. Warming, comforting and completely enchanting.

halloween-pumpkinSamhain Incense

  • 1 tsp. sage (dried crushed leaves if possible)
  • 2 tsp. myrrh
  • 2 tsp. mugwort
  • 1 bay leaf (dried)
  • 3 drops sandalwood oil
  • 2 drops vetiver oil

Mix all the incense ingredients carefully and place in an airtight glass jar. Leave for at least one week. Sprinkle carefully on a lit charcoal disc and get into the Halloween spirit!

incenseAutumnal Faerie Mix Incense

  • 1 oz. Juniper berries (a tree sacred to the Druids and very magical)
  • 1 oz. Rosemary needles (used for remembrance at Samhain)
  • 1 oz. Frankincense powder
  • ½ oz. Valerian root (great for love)
  • 10 drops rosewood essential oil, 5 drops myrrh essential oil, 5 drops lavender essential oil.

One of our favourite magical recipes, this makes a really intense, woodsy mix that appeals to those of the Fairy Kingdom. Place mixture, without grinding the mix, in an airtight glass jar, mixing very well. The longer it’s stored, the more it improves! Sprinkle carefully on a lit charcoal disc and enjoy.

fairy-cakeFairy Spice Cakes

These delicious cakes are best left in the garden for the Elemental Folk on nights of Wiccan significance, such as Samhain or Lammas.

  • ½ cup sweet Muscat wine
  • 2 tablespoons fine brown sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • ⅔ cup flour
  • ½ teaspoon poppy seeds
  • ⅛ teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • ⅛ teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • ⅛ teaspoon salt
  • Sunflower oil for frying

Mix the egg and the Muscat wine in a bowl. In a smaller bowl, mix together the flour, poppy seeds, cinnamon, sugar and salt. Stir this into the egg mixture. Let it stand for about ½ hour. Combine the nutmeg and honey in a small bowl. Heat some oil in a frying pan (about ½ inch in the bottom) until it’s hot. Drop the batter into the oil one generous spoonful each time and fry until golden. Place on paper towels to drain and then dip into the honey mix. Delicious!

sunflower-heavenly-essenceMagical Recipes: Lily’s Heavenly Essence

A magical perfume oil to wear everyday. Please note that it should not be worn in the sun, as lemon and bergamot are highly photosensitive.

  • 1 teaspoon Jojoba oil
  • ½ teaspoon Vodka
  • 1 drop Patchouli essential oil
  • 2 drops Lemon essential oil
  • 2 drops Myrtle essential oil
  • 2 drops Bergamot essential oil

Place the jojoba oil and vodka into a small, dark, coloured glass bottle with a dropper. Add the essential oils one drop at a time, mixing well. Put top on tightly and store in a cool place, out of sunlight for up to 1 week. Try to shake a couple of times each day. Apply to pulse points for a heavenly aroma.

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