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So it took a while for this one but here is another Jenny’s Witchy How-To! Last time was Self Love Rose Soy Milk Tea, check it out HERE!

Based on the voting poll I did a while back on my Twitter, the top requested How-To was for a bath mix! <3

So because things have been crazy & stressful I want to remind everyone that it’s important to take a break from time to time and let go of the things that might be a little too heavy right now. Stop, breathe deep and take a moment to live in the moment & clear your mind! It’s ok to treat yourself, it’s ok to stop and relax!

Before you continue, please be aware of any allergies you might have! Always play it safe and read labels! This is just my personal blend but please feel free to substitute things to suit your needs! If you are unsure of something, a quick google search for alternatives should help! <3

Things You Will Need:

-Epsom Salt: Epsom Salt is great for relaxing muscles and soothing any tension you may be carrying. If you choose to use salt’s that are scented, be aware that the mingling smells combined with the oils and incense might effect the overall scent of your bath! Approx 1 cup

-Himalayan Salt: Salt in general is great for cleansing & purification, himalayan salt has the added bonus of self love & positivity! Just a small pile in about the palm of your hand should do.

-Lavender Essential Oil: Much like the rest of the ingredients, you don’t have to use this sent, I say lavender for a couple reasons: it’s a scent that is perfect for calm soothing relaxation, this oil is safe for skin contact, and it’s my preferred scent, hah! Please make sure whatever oil you use is safe for skin! Approx 5 drops.

-Dry Lavender: Now when I say dry lavender, I’m really saying any safe herb or flower you choose, hah! These can be dry or fresh! Again lavender is known for it’s relaxation benefits but feel free to look up herbs online or try some of these other relaxing herbs:
-chamomile -rosemary

-green tea -mint

-lemon balm -rose

-Small Bag/ Cheesecloth: So this part is optional for anyone who does not want the salts & flowers floating openly in the bath water. You are essentially going to be making a bath teabag using either a small loose fabric bag, cheese cloth or even a coffee filter will work! You are going to be putting everything but the oil in this and tying the top tightly closed so nothing spills out!

-Candles: If you have the counter space (that’s safe for it) I highly recommend candles! Putting out 3-4 small candles always helps me get into a more magical state of mind!

-Incense: If you like, try lighting your fave incense while you soak!

-Crystals: And heck yes you should put out some crystals to help raise your vibration to a positive level! You can have them set out nearby the tub OR if you know they will be ok in salt water you can add them into your bath with you! Remember to look up the properties of crystals before adding them into the water! I personally like to use tumbled amethyst, clear quartz and rose quartz stones which help with clarity of mind, positivity and self love!

-Drinking Water: Yes, drinking water! I always find myself getting dehydrated when I take these baths, not just because it’s hot & steamy but also because of the salts which can dehydrate you! I like to make an ice cold water with cucumber, blueberries and a little lemon!

And lastly, feel free to put your phone somewhere safe and play some meditation music!

Now that you have your items gathered up & you are ready to turn on the bath water take a moment to stop and breathe deeply. Imagine that all the thoughts, feelings and vibrations that are weighing you down or stressing you out are large stones in your arms. They are heavy but they are not serving your highest good. Remind yourself, “I no longer need these and they no longer weigh me down” and visualize yourself letting go of these stones. As you do this breathe deeply exhaling as you let go of the troubles from yesterday. Once you have let go of these troubles remind yourself “I allow myself to relax free of worry and free of fear”

<3 LET’S GET RELAXING! <3

Turn on your meditation music, light your candles and start your incense! Start filling your tub with hot/warm water, if you put your ingredients in a bag submerge and let the bag soak as the bath fills. If you choose to do the ingredients loose; as the bath fills add your salts and oils stirring them into the bath with your hand in a clockwise motion. Once the tub has filled add your crystals and herbs. Imagine that the crystals combined with the salts and herbs have made the water a bright glowing water of positivity and relaxation. As you step into these bright waters imagine it dissolving away any stress, worry, fear, anxiety, anything at all. Breathe deeply and say some positive affirmations! These can be anything from “I wash away the troubles of yesterday” to “I am at peace” or anything in particular that you feel is best for you! Once you have finished, make sure you compost all herbs and never let them go down the drain!

I hope you all enjoyed this relaxing bath & that you are all filled with positive energies as well as being in a calmer state of mind!

Much love <3

Mood Boosting Orange Milk Bath 🍊

My mom is visiting me soon, and she’ll be here on her birthday, so I thought I’d make her something that all mothers need! Something relaxing, mood lifting, and positive with self care involved.

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup baking soda
  • ½ cup citric acid
  • ½ cup cornstarch (optional, as I didn’t have this today and didn’t use any)
  • ¼ dry milk (optional, if you don’t want your bath milky, you are free to leave this out)
  • 3 tablespoons of Epsom salts
  • a handful of dried & crushed orange peel
  • 1 teaspoon of water
  • 3 - 4 teaspoons of coconut oil (or any base oils you have at hand, such as almond oil)
  • 15 - 20 drops of orange essential oil

This made me 1 large, 1 medium, & 1 mini bath bomb. I didn’t have a ritual or chant, I simply had some of my mood boosting crystals & a plant companion to ensure I was putting only positive energy into making these🌿 

To make dried & crushed orange peel: 

Save the peel from an orange, being sure to remove all fruit from the skin. Lay out to dry, best if it is in the sun. This will take a few days, though I’m sure there are ways to dry in the oven, just be sure to research it before just popping them in to the oven and burning them to a crisp! Once the peels are completely dry, toss the peel into a blender and pulse the blender until the pieces are as small or large as you wish. Store in airtight container.I may make a full tutorial on this if requested, but it’s pretty straight forward.

Good luck, my witchy friends! 

Blessed be,

~ Tea, Spells & Secrets🥀

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Eeee! I’m so excited to finally be doing this giveaway I’ve been planning! I hit 5k followers recently and wanted to thank you all for being such a wonderful community of people ❤🌷🌱

What I’m giving away:

• (6) grow kits (one large flower grow kit w/ daisies, cosmos and petunias, another large grow kit of cosmos, one sunflower grow kit, one poppy grow kit, one daisy grow kit, one forget-me-not grow kit, and one sensitive plant grow kit!) These all include seeds, growing medium (dehydrated soil you add water too! It’s super cool to watch), and a container for planting🌱
• an assortment of seashells
• (4) bottles full of herbs (there is lavender, rose petals, orange peel, and chamomile)
• a mini cauldron
• (3) pieces of tumbled rose quartz
• (1) amethyst cluster
• (2) mini pink mason jars
• (2) white taper candles
• (1) Lush bath bomb

..and whatever extra goodies I find between now and the end of the giveaway that I want to add! :)

Rules:

•You must be following me, @lilcrystalkitty
•You must be 18 years of age or older
•You must be willing to give me your name/address for shipping purposes
•This giveaway is for residents of the US only due to its contents. I don’t want to get in trouble for sending seeds/agricultural products overseas!
•Only reblogs count as entries. You may reblog as many times as you like, but do not spam your followers!
• NO GIVEAWAY BLOGS!
• you can enter from a side blog, just be sure to let me know what your main blog is!
•Giveaway will end on April 28th, 2017 at midnight!

Winner will have 24 hours to respond or a new winner will be chosen!


I love you guys and I’m super excited to be able to do this for you! Be sure to let me know if you have any questions, and good luck! 💐🌷🌻💕

Kickstart My Heart Bath Spell

Summertime always reminds me of love.  Some of my favorite romances of my youth were spent pining over certain someones throughout the months of June, July, and August.  So, if you are looking to boost your confidence and open yourself up to some of that feel-good, prepare yourself before a night out in this bath!

YOU WILL REQUIRE:

  • 1 cup Epsom Salts
  • Petals from 1 Rose
  • 2-4 drops Vanilla Fragrance Oil

SPELLWORK

1.  Combine all your ingredients.  I actually used a food processor to make sure all of my ingredients were finely cut and mixed.  The petals were sliced into beautiful tiny pieces and the salt remained intact.  (I would suggest keeping this concoction bottled for up to 6 months before making a new batch.)

2.  Prep a warm bath.  I drop a couple of scoops in (because I am extra), but for a sufficient bath, I would say 2-4 teaspoons worth of our bath salts.

3.  Soak for fifteen minutes.  Relax, shut your eyes, and focus on the stream of consciousness that occurs when thinking about love, what you want in a partner, and what qualities you want them to possess.  I would also suggest visualizing all the positive aspects you could bring to a potential relationship.

4.  When you are ready to get out of the bath, recite the following incantation:

Salt, sweet vanilla, and petals of rose,
open my heart to passion’s fervent throws.
Allow entry of romance, love divine!
May my sweetheart hear this call of mine.

5.  Drain the bath and pat dry.

I hope this helps on your journey to love, romance, and passion!  Much love!

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Lemon Realty has found another beautiful home for you. As requested by @hoipoi, we have found a beautiful 2 bedroom 1 bath home built in 1957 that has been recently updated with a more modern touch. The house has a beautiful flow and cozy living spaces. The bathroom has a gorgeous new bathtub/shower combo with new tile on the walls. The backyard is large and has a nice mature garden with fruits, vegetables, and flowers. The landscape is lush and green with tons of vibrant flowers everywhere. There is a newly built club house to store all your extra things or to set up as beautiful home studio, this is space is for whatever your family desires. There is a small laundry room off the kitchen which leads out to the outside stoned patio, which is another large space for family BBQs. This two bedroom home is perfect for a single sim, new or mature family, just anyone looking for a place to call their own. It is cozy and homey and is a perfect forever home. The asking price for this gorgeous home is $119,115. If this is the house of your dream please check it out HERE

This is a minimal CC home. Just a few things here and there. This house requires all the stuff, game, and expansion packs. If you do not have them, as always the game will replace the items with base game ones. I hope that you enjoy it, its a super cute house and I really loved building it :D <3

Updated I forgot this CC HERE on the cc list <3

Justaqueerwitchy’s 1000+ Follower Giveaway!

Hey everyone! I hit 1000 followers about a week and a half ago! I’ve been getting everything together, and figuring out what all I want to do with this giveaway! This giveaway is a way to show my appreciation for my followers and how cool they can be! So I will be checking who is and is not following me.

-This giveaway is not at all and in no way affiliated with tumblr and it’s staff-

The most important things first, the prizes! I tried to have a few similar things in each, but also with a few assortments in each; so each prize has a few of the same, and a few different things in each!

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Prize #1

The items are listed by group so as to hopefully make this not too terribly long

  • Herbs: 1 oz of rosemary, .5 oz of basil, .5 oz of oregano, 4 oz of pink Himalayan salt, 4 oz of iodized salt, .5 oz of hibiscus flowers .15 oz of rose petals, .15 oz of chamomile flowers, 6in vial of red peppers, 2 cinnamon sticks, 2 sage bundles, 1 large herbal cleansing bundle
  • Candles: 2 white tappers, 5 white tea lights, 1 cream (scented) flower, 1 green leaf, blueberry (scented) swirl wax
  • Crystals: rose quartz, grey calcite, green opal, 3 small red jasper, 2 small rose quartz
  • Misc: 1 oz tea tree essential oil, 1 oz rosemary essential oil, 1 red sachet, 1 blue sachet, full moon incense sticks, black butterfly coin purse, lemongrass and lavender salt scrub, 1 cherry blossom bath fizzie

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Prize #2

  • Herbs: 1 oz of rosemary, .5 oz of basil, .1 oz of garlic, 4 oz of pink Himalayan salt, 4 oz of iodized salt, .3 oz of chamomile flowers .15 oz of rose petals, .25 oz of hibiscus flowers, 6in vial of parsley peppers, 2 cinnamon sticks, 2 sage bundles
  • Candles: 2 white tappers, 5 white tea lights, 1 cream (scented) flower, 1 purple leaf, orange clove (scented) wax
  • Crystals: rose quartz, grey calcite, green opal, 2 small aventurine, 2 small chrysocolla
  • Misc: 1 oz bergamot essential oil, 1 oz patchouli essential oil, 2 blue sachets, nag champa incense sticks, pink rose coin purse, lemongrass and lavender salt scrub, 1 cherry blossom bath fizzie, 1 free tarot reading

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Prize #3

  • Herbs: 1 oz of rosemary, .5 oz of basil, .2 oz of chives, 4 oz of pink Himalayan salt, 4 oz of iodized salt, .3 oz of rose petals, .25 oz of hibiscus flowers, .15 oz of chamomile flowers, 6in vial of oregano, 2 cinnamon sticks, 2 sage bundles
  • Candles: 2 white tappers, 5 white tea lights, 1 cream (scented) flower, 1 orange leaf, citrus vanilla (scented) wax
  • Crystals: rose quartz, grey calcite, green opal, 2 small sodalite, 2 small clear quartz
  • Misc: 1 oz ylang ylang essential oil, 1 oz eucalyptus essential oil, 1 purple sachet, 1 blue sachet, dragon blood incense sticks, honeysuckle bath bar,  rosemary and lemon sugar scrub, 1 cherry blossom bath fizzie, 1 rose quartz necklace

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Each prize box is going to come with a small thank you note to the winners, and some common correspondence and lore about the items listed!

Safety Advice: A side from the herb bundles and pink Himalayan salt, All the herbs  are 100% edible. I do not advise anyone apply any essential oils to their skin or ingest it. Please always practice safe fire procedures if you burn candles, incense, herbs, and herb bundles. Do not ingest any water or other liquid that has had crystals or essential oils in it. Please, if you have any allergies, let me know and I will substitute that with something else.

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-Rules-

  • You must be 18 years or older to enter
  • You must live in the United States (I can’t afford international shipping)
  • Reblogs count, and you can reblog as much as you like, but likes do not count. I will assign each entry a number and use a RGN to decide the winners
  • Do not tag this post as a giveaway, it has the chance of ruining the note count and affect the giveaway
  • Tag this post as “queerwitchgiveaway” or your entry will NOT be valid
  • You must have your private messenger turned on at the end of the giveaway so I can contact you if you win
  • You must be willing to give me your address so I can ship you your prize
  • Any entries made by toxic people (terfs, transphobes, nazis, etc) will be disqualified from this giveaway

The rules may be subject to change, and I reserve the right to postpone the end date of the giveaway should I need to. There may or may not be some surprises in this giveaway. Please be kind to your followers and try not to spam them. I will contact all the winners of the giveaway on September 21st some time after 12:00n EST

-This giveaway ends September 20th, 2017-

Thanks so much to all of my followers! I hope you all enjoy this giveaway!

Disenchanting Bath

Originally posted by sam2119931

1 cup Epsom salts

Non-toxic marker


           Write the name of the spell you wish to remove on your body. If you do not know the name, draw a sigil to represent it.  If you wish to cleanse yourself completely, as per my Samhain ritual, draw a sigil representing positive magic, and a sigil representing negative magic. Also draw a sigil representation for others, and for yourself.

           Dissolve Epsom salts in warm bath water. Step in and soak for a few minutes to soften the ink. Scrub the sigils off gently, and visualize the energy of the spell(s) melting away with the ink.

           This can help with jinxes and hexes, as well as minor curses (when used in tandem with other measures). This is quite gentle neutralization, and sometimes more aggressive measures are very necessary, especially if you need an immediate and permanent fix.

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Pokémon center just announced a collection called Pokémon Yurutto, featuring a lot of cute pokémon! This line of merchandise will come out on September 16th, 2017. Here’s the line-up:

- Candy can box (Sakuma drops) - 400 yen
- Cookies can box - 900 yen
- Bewear plush cushion - 4 800 yen
- Plush Pikachu / Dedenne - 1 500 yen
- Plush mascot (Pikachu / Dedenne / Rowlet / Croagrunk / Bewear) - 1 000 yen
- Acrylic eychains - 500 yen each (blind package)
- Hand towel - 500 yen
- Bath towel - 1 920 yen
- Cup - 600 yen
- Drawstring purse - 680 yen
- Flat pouch - 1 200 yen
- Pouch bag - 1 500 yen
- Pen case - 1 000 yen
- Tote bag - 2 000 yen
- Bigger tote bag - 3 000 yen
- iPhone 7 case - 1 880 yen
- Phone pass case - 3 000 yen
- Pass case - 1 120 yen
- Set of two A4 clear files - 460 yen
- Masking tape set - 600 yen
- Croquis notebook - 530 yen
- Lot of 3 pairs of socks to choose - 1 000 yen
- Deck case - 362 yen
- Card protector - 720 yen
- Stickers - 350 yen
- A5 notebook - 500 yen

*my body is my home*

i live in a newly built 1 bedroom 1 bath house in the poor suburbs. i decorate my home with flowers and art, but it’s still nothing compared to all of these grand houses. i paint the exterior a warm drizzled honey yellow; i paint the interior an endless black
At times i am ungrateful . At times i am willing to
burn down my house and move into your apartment.

my body is my home and i want to move out.
my body is my home and i am going bankrupt
my body is my home and i am tearing down the walls, yet hesitant to touch the foundation.

… i got an offer today… for 3x it’s value.
if i sell it today i can afford the shallow empty mansion, but as i walk up to the paved entrance my legs become weak, for no flowers are grown here to support my foundation.

i cannot live here, nor can i renovate, i cannot do anything or else i am not home. at home i belong and cannot change.

—  merazda 
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☀️ Sunbeam House ☀️

A lovely lil nonny asked me for a base game house so here it is! In the kitchen picture I accidentally used something from spa day but I removed it before uploading! Enjoy :-)
 - base game 
 - cc free
 - 20x15 
 - $34,184
 - 1 bed, 1 bath
 - lotsa sun beams

☀️ Download ☀️

simfileshare // gallery id: emicorn
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Catscratch Townhomes

20 x 15 Family home (6 bed 2 bath)

§127,500 Lightly furnished

  • 3 bed x2
  • 1 bath x2
  • Kitchen, living, and dining
  • Porch and small outdoor space

Click to see more photos of the inside!

Download this house on the Gallery (link coming soon?? maybe?? I still can’t get on the gallery website??), SimFileShare, or in game under EA ID dangerouslystain

bb.moveobjects and testingcheatsenabled cheats were used so make sure your game is fully updated before downloading.