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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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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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Why I almost didn’t join dōTERRA

Why I almost didn’t join dōTERRA Wow, what a ride it’s been. Over the past 9 months (!), I have unraveled the deceptive practices of one essential oils company and researched a ton of other ones. I almost didn’t join dōTERRA, and I was even ready to toss out the entire MLM concept altogether. Only [ keep reading ]

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On Abortion as a Birthworker

Back when I was a full-time doula, I remember having a conversation with my husband’s best friend. Something came up about abortion, and he kind of fumbled over his words and apologized to me. I was confused for a moment, then asked him directly – “Do you think I’m pro-life because I attend births?” And [ keep reading ]

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Part 3 – My Journey to & Beyond Vegetarianism [Everything is Energy]

So in my last post in this series, I was feeling very unsettled and confused because wheat, the major ingredient in my diet, was suddenly being implicated as unhealthy, and the cause of my husband’s suspected Celiac disease. This Celiac thing turned our world upside-down. At first I approached it like a random allergy, as [ keep reading ]

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My Journey to and Beyond Vegetarianism–Part 1

I’ve been a vegetarian for about 17 years–but I’m currently experiencing an inner earthquake of thoughts on health, ethics, nutrition and more–and I need to write about it.  The next few posts are going to chronicle my thought process and dietary evolution up to the precarious, interesting point of view I’m at now. I first [ keep reading ]