In The Cooking Witch, Keon Dillon dives into the history of Hoodoo (alternatively known as conjure or rootwork), an ancient African American spiritual tradition. Among the many ingredients of Hoodoo are herbs, flowers, and foods that hold metaphysical properties. Bay leaf, dandelion, and rosemary are all recommended for their potions, while dandelion tea promotes prosperity and clarity.
In addition to purchasing the ingredients needed for cooking, the player will have to collect meat to evolve. This is done by completing tasks, such as cooking 20 red kids and knocking out six Daddies. Fortunately, meat is used as currency. However, you will eventually run out of meat, so you’ll have to grind for more of it. It may seem like a lot of work, but the rewards are worth it. The gameplay of The Cooking Witch is unique, as you’ll be able to see the fruits and vegetables from each kid’s death.
Regardless of your preferred method of cooking, the kitchen can be a magical space. The gifts of the Earth are mixed together in a delicious creation that nourishes the body and soul. You may not be able to call yourself a kitchen witch, but there are many things you can do to enhance the magical atmosphere of your kitchen. If you don’t already possess the magical power of herbs, consider making a small kitchen altar. This altar should contain a candle and some spices or herbs, a teacup, and a small thyme plant in a pretty pot.
Practicing cooking magic in the kitchen has become a popular trend among Wiccans, but the practice has been adopted by those who respect nature and understand the energy involved in processing food. The Kitchen Witch offers a wealth of information and over 100 delicious recipes that will change the way you cook and eat. While The Kitchen Witch focuses on recipes that work with the elements and are easy to make, the recipes in this book are all about taste, and incorporating magical properties into your everyday routine is an excellent way to practice cooking witchcraft.
In addition to her rituals, the Cooking Witch also uses common kitchen utensils to enchant herbs. Her enchanting rituals are simple but effective, and can turn mundane tasks into potions and spells. She eats seasonal food and drinks to maintain good health and happiness. And she often cooks for others. And she is always creating new recipes and cleaning her kitchen with natural ingredients. A cooking witch is never idle in the kitchen.
Using the elements of nature, a Kitchen Witch will suffuse her dishes with personal and environmental energy. She will also use the kitchen as her main tool for her magical practices. A Kitchen Witch may even set up a small altar in her kitchen. Even the smallest kitchen appliances can be sacred for her. A Kitchen Witch will also use special tools, such as an old wooden spoon, a specially chosen chopping board, or a beloved piece of kitchenware.
The Kitchen Witchery tradition is gaining popularity among millennials and Gen Zers in search of a mystical connection. For example, Practical Magic shows how to grow mystical herbs in your garden and banish demons with a potent concoction on the stovetop. These rituals are very relatable, and can be practiced in everyday life. Some people even keep an amethyst on their desk for protection from evil spirits.