Back from the dōTERRA Together 2019 Convention!

We’re back from a week spent in Salt Lake City at the dōTERRA Convention! What a fun whirlwind it’s been! This was my second time attending the Global Convention – and this time, my husband got to attend with me. He met many of the brilliant, heart-centered humans that I look up to – many… Continue reading Back from the dōTERRA Together 2019 Convention!

What ARE Essential Oils? History, Science, and Benefits

I used to think essential oils were just another health trend destined for the compost pile. In fact, they’ve stood the test of time for thousands of years already–and hold up to the scrutiny of modern science, too. << Storytime! >> I first learned about essential oils when my daughter caught pneumonia as a toddler.… Continue reading What ARE Essential Oils? History, Science, and Benefits

Why I DON’T WEAR Sunscreen + What I Do Instead

I just spent two straight days outside in the heat and sun, and I don’t wear sunscreen! But I didn’t burn. I never wear sunscreen anymore, for a bunch of reasons – but more importantly, I don’t wear sunscreen because I no longer need it. Plenty of my skin was exposed for 5 hours at… Continue reading Why I DON’T WEAR Sunscreen + What I Do Instead

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… Continue reading Avoiding Healthy Habits? Here’s Why:

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… Continue reading SIX Reasons Why dōTERRA is the Perfect MLM Company

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… Continue reading Essential Oil Ethics: Are they Sustainable?

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… Continue reading doTERRA’s testing on foreskin?? Here’s the deal.

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

why I picked 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… Continue reading why I picked dōTERRA

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… Continue reading Turmeric Essential Oil, Curcurmin, and Absorption Issues