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Herbal Salves & Balms for Everyday Magic

Handmade Small-Batch Soaps

Magical Miscellany for a Better Bath


Rating: 5 out of 5.

“Crafted with obvious love”


Rating: 5 out of 5.

“Wonderful aroma, beautifully crafted”


Rating: 5 out of 5.

“Such a great line”


Hello! I’m Kate, the one-witch show behind HWB. I believe there is something both inherently satisfying and quietly revolutionary in becoming learned in the practical arts, and in using something lovingly crafted by another person. Learn more about my commitment to radical self-care.

  • It Takes a Village: The Hollow Valley Tarot Campaign
    My tarot practice is an important part of my self-care practice, a way to engage in mindfulness both through my daily draws and through more involved readings. As my relationship with tarot has developed and deepened over many years, I …
  • A Hedge Witch Halloween
    You’ll have to forgive me for re-sharing last year’s post, Halloween is a very busy time for a witch! ICYMI, I’m busily preparing for the Second Annual HWB Halloween Sale, October 30 & 31, but in my down-time, I am …
  • DIY Apothecary: Hawthorn
    It’s been ages since I did a #DIYApothecary post, but I found myself really enraptured with a cup of herbal tea this morning and wanted to share. One of the many things I love about herbalism is the way that …