Cooking….the last socially acceptable form of Alchemy


Joanne Harris, author of Chocolat, (a movie I love) and Runemarks, made this comment and it struck a chord in me.

Any kitchen witch worth her salt and spices understands the transformative possibilities in a kitchen, be it chicken soup for an under the weather friend or a stimulating recipe she or he knows that magick is afoot!

For all the practicing alchemists out there, socially acceptable or not, GO FORTH!




A simple beveled edge has been added to this 1/2 inch deep plaque to give it a more finished look. The 5″ by 7″ pine plaque has been painted, laser etched, re-painted and finished with grape seed oil and beeswax; a little warmth of tone for the plaque and subtle aroma for your hearth.