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Turmeric Essential Oil, Curcurmin, and Absorption Issues

Do you use Turmeric powder, turmeric capsules…or maybe…Turmeric essential oil? Why Turmeric essential oil? Isn’t it better fresh, or in capsules? Actually, no. Maybe you’re already familiar with the health benefits of turmeric, or maybe you’ve heard of it as a potent anti-inflammatory. Turmeric is well-researched, and its active ingredient, curcumin, has been found to have [ keep reading ]

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“I’ll be my child’s ONLY teacher!” Are you sure that’s a good thing?

Unschooling is not for everyone, and it can take a LONG time to get it. Like, years. It’s not something you can read a book and some blogs and go, OK, I got it! For me, unschooling has been an inseparable part of my approach to parenting, as well as part of my self-healing process [ keep reading ]

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The Problem with “I Was Spanked and I’m Fine”

Before we begin, I’d like to remark that it is 2018 in the most information-saturated society in the history of the known world. I can’t believe we still need to have this conversation. However, new studies show that the more frequently children are spanked, the more likely they are to defy their parents; experience anti-social [ keep reading ]

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Reducing Toxic Load, when “Everything is Toxic”

Reducing toxic load is a “new” concept, so some folks think it’s unnecessary – but our world is WAY more toxic now than it was even 50 or 100 years ago. My dad is 80 and can’t understand why we worry about toxins in our personal care products, our food, our clothing, and our home [ keep reading ]

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The doTERRA kids’ collection – gentle, kid-friendly blends!

dōTERRA’s outdone themselves with this adorable kids’ kit! Prediluted, simple rollerball blends that have names kids will easily remember and enjoy using. This collection is a complete and ready-made “whole body” essential oil toolbox to empower parents and children alike. Their silicone caps with carabiners let kids take them anywhere, and the flashcard set and easy names [ keep reading ]

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My Top Three doTERRA Enrollment Kit Choices

These are the most popular and well-loved enrollment kits available in the US! Choose your favorite and get started today! + comes with a diffuser + 10 full-size bottles of essential oil favorites + a free 30-minute consultation with me + 10% back in free product credits on ALL future orders! + Retail $366.67 / Wholesale [ keep reading ]

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Yarrow|Pom Essential Oil – New dōTERRA Oils 2018

New oils #1: Yarrow|Pom! I’m so excited to see dōTERRA heading toward herbalism with the release of the Yarrow|Pom oil combo. Yarrow has been a potent herbal ally for ages, and the latest science shows that adding cold-pressed pomegranate seed oil makes both parts of this combo work better together! From my Convention notes…. Yarrow [ keep reading ]

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Best Essential Oils for Beginners

Are you wondering how to get started using essential oils? First, attend a class! You can check my Facebook for Livestreams almost every week! In the meantime, these are my top “beginner’s picks” for getting started with essential oils! Why THESE oils? Because they’re easy to use, and they work REALLY well for dealing with [ keep reading ]

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Unschooling & Parenting Respectfully – Without Feeling Like a Martyr

Are you feeling curious about unschooling and whether it might work for your family? Wondering how to apply the principles of cooperative parenting with your kids? I’ve definitely been there! My oldest child is now 18, and we’ve been working toward mutually respectful and cooperative relationships for a long time. I first learned about gentle parenting [ keep reading ]