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Gardening: The Lazy Way. Quick Tips to Grow Food Naturally

Gardening is at the core of our lifestyle. It’s health and hobby in one…but I seem to be a specialist in #NeglectGardening! I forget to water. I miss the planting windows. I hardly ever weed. And YET – we have consistent yields of wild, incredible abundance even from our “flawed” efforts. Gardening is a beautiful [ keep reading ]

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Avoiding Healthy Habits? Here’s Why:

Do you avoid healthy habits, even if your brain “knows” they’re good for you? Unfortunately, logic alone is not enough to combat our deeply held, often unconscious beliefs and fears. Our brain tries to keep us safe – and often has us avoiding things that scare us, even if that fear is 100% not a [ keep reading ]

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SIX Reasons Why dōTERRA is the Perfect MLM Company

updated October 2020 for clarity This month marks my 1-year anniversary with the best essential oils company in the world: dōTERRA! I know dōTERRA is the perfect MLM, because I tried pretty much ALL the others first (yes, really). So, to celebrate – I wanted to detail WHY dōTERRA is the perfect MLM, because to [ keep reading ]

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Essential Oil Ethics: Are they Sustainable?

Is it Irresponsible to use Essential Oils?? Hardly.  Occasionally I’ll hear someone on a rant about how ALL corporations are evil – and ANY essential oils being marketed today are unethical to purchase and use. They say that essential oil production is exploitative – little more than greenwashed consumerism! After I learned the truth behind [ keep reading ]

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Why I Don’t Offer Reiki or Energy Healing as a Service

I got my third Reiki attunement from very dear friends back in 2016. These friends are powerful energy workers and healers, and I’m happy that we See Each Other in matters both mundane and spiritual. That’s an uncommon friendship feature, when you stop and really think about it. However, none of us offer our energy healing services to [ keep reading ]

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O.U.R. Rescue: Ending the Horror of Child Sex Trafficking

Sometimes, reality is so harsh we’d rather not face it. This might be a difficult topic to read about….but I want to share a story of hope that you and I can help create, just by investing in our own wellness. There’s a lot of great charities in the world, but dōTERRA’s Healing Hands Foundation [ keep reading ]

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doTERRA’s testing on foreskin?? Here’s the deal.

It’s time to make something clear about doTERRA’s testing practices. I’m seeing half a story being passed around, and people are jumping to vilify doTERRA before they consider all the facts. Recently, this study on Frankincense essential oil and this one on Lemongrass essential oil were released, and the ‘crunchy’ part of the internet got outraged. They [ keep reading ]

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The Best Supplements on the Planet are from an “Essential Oil” Company

Who knew you could get the most effective nutritional supplements in the world from dōTERRA – a company that’s known primarily for selling essential oils?? I admit it, I was a major skeptic….but they have a money-back guarantee, and I was desperate for real change. WELL – I am so eager to get my next [ keep reading ]

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Why I Decided to Join dōTERRA

Well, if you want the short answer–it’s because they’re an amazing company with pure and natural products that work! If you want to learn about how and why I ended up choosing dōTERRA, you can start with my blogs: Here’s the story of how I left another major oils company. Here’s why it took me almost 8 [ keep reading ]

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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 ]