The Ritual Cast

S1E10 – E10 Garnet and Stinging Nettle

As someone with ADD it can be a real struggle to stay grounded. It’s something I’ve had to work on my entire life. Often I feel like I’m floating away or my brain feels like the inside of a freshly-shaken snow globe. My favorite grounding stone is also my birthstone; the garnet. A lovely little…

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S1E8 – Tiger’s Eye & Chamomile

Calm seas never made for skilled sailors…but after a year of storms it’s nice to feel a little, dare I say it? Stability. This week Ted talks about his experience with Tiger’s Eye and its ability to steady the ship. We also discuss the effects of happy, healing Chamomile.  Trigger Warning Emotional Abuse We joke…

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S1E7 – Amethyst and Lemon Balm

Spring has sprung! Well….It’s springing…tomorrow. The Spring Equinox is upon us and I’ve chosen Amethyst and Lemon Balm to help us celebrate the season. Lemon Balm’s sweetness helps you to love yourself and strengthens your immune system. While Amethyst calms your anxiety and mends bridges. Since Ostara has begun we talk about the origins of…

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S1E6 – Selenite and Parsley

This week, Selenite shines from out of the darkness. It brings a peaceful white light to your home and your space. It reflects the sun just as we can reflect the light that we see in others. I am pleased to announce also that my broth spell(?)… Totally worked! I can highly recommend Parsley for…

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S1E5 – Turquoise and Eucalyptus

This week we have turquoise and eucalyptus. My grandmother was a big fan of turquoise and she passed many of her pieces on to me when she passed. I still feel her when I wear them. If you need a stone for fending off those allergies you should keep one of these calm, soothing stones…

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S1E4 – Citrine and Motherwort

February is always a hard month for me. It feels like there’s nothing to look forward to. Everything feels so stagnant. I feel like I’m just waiting for Spring. This week my motivation was really low. So here is a beam of light if you’re also feeling foggy and down; the citrine. The “magic flower”…

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S1E3 – Hematite and Juniper

I hope you’ve got your learning caps on, cuz I’ve got a BUNCH to teach you about this episode! Our otherworldly friend Hematite has come to visit today. If you’re feeling cloudy or disconnected this is the stone for you. I’m going to dig into cleansing methods specifically in this episode. For example: When to…

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S1E2 – Carnelian and Cinnamon

In this episode our star is Carnelian. Is it the second evolution of Charmander? Not quite. Metaphysical Adderall? Possibly! We touch on chakras; specifically the Sacral Chakra, how to tell when it’s out of whack, and how to get it back in balance. Ted gives us a lesson about the origin of oranges (say that…

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S1E1 – Rainbow Moonstone and Jasmine

Lesson 1: Buy candle holders! Introducing Ted the self-proclaimed Hag Handyman/producer and how I was called to this path. Shout out to Karen and Angela at Tangled Roots Herbal! Jester the cat makes an appearance. How to refer yourself as a new witch. Ted realizes just what he’s gotten himself into…and I tell you what…

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