Problematic Monthly Struggle

I am tempted to use so many euphemisms for the female monthly cycle, but I will try to restrain myself so that nobody starts throwing rotten tomatoes at me. ūüėČ Cut to the chase: ideas for help: Moodiness: Essential oils of¬†bergamot and clary sage¬†work to improve overall mood, keep you even-tempered, and lift the spirits. Irritability: If you find yourself generally nasty, look into obtaining some geranium¬†essential oil. The Blues: If you tend more towards…

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Thanksgiving Tummy

Want relief from that oh-no-I-ate-too-much feeling? This is why I call peppermint essential oil my Thanksgiving oil. Peppermint Vitality essential oil: one drop in a glass of water & drink, peppermint rubbed on the stuffed stomach, Di-Gize essential oil blend on the stuffed stomach may cheer you up enough to remember not to eat so much during your festivities.

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R.C. Essential Oil Blend

I tried to find out what R.C. stands for in R.C. essential oil blend. Couldn’t find anything. Maybe it stands for Really Cool, which it is.  R.C. blend is my go-to oil for any normal, healthy breathing that I want to do as a part of my wellness lifestyle.

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Clarity Essential Oil Blend

Clarity 3321 bottle

Be Alert. The world needs more Lerts. The world definitely needs more alert moms, and alert teenagers would be a huge blessing to society at large. Clarity Essential Oil Blend may cause a sense of mental alertness and clearness of mind. Our family likes to travel overnight to take advantage of the open roads free of traffic jams. As beautiful as this is, it is also crucial that all drivers are alert and awake at…

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Oils I Used Today

using oils

Peppermint and cedarwood– bar soap — the minty smell helps me wake up in the morning ART Day Activator (frankincense, sandalwood & other stuff) — gives me the appearance of soft, smooth skin Ningxia Red — secret ninja mom powers Omega Blue — wellness lifestyle Thieves – household cleaner, cuz it looked like someone turned on the blender full of tomato sauce without a lid in the kitchen. Not that anyone would actually do anything…

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PanAway Essential Oil Blend

Moms with teenagers are surely aware of the extreme need to make the overabundance of pans go away. Some might say that Young Living came through once again for desperate housewives suffering from too much cookware, but they would be wrong. Apparently, anything that supports our bodies in response to the word ‚Äúouch‚ÄĚ is considered medicinal and regulated by the FDA. I must be under that jurisdiction, as when any ‚Äúbody‚ÄĚ in my family cries…

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Dessert Recipe!!!

I LOVE desserts! What could possibly be more fun and yummy than a dessert using Young Living Peppermint Vitality essential oil? Nah, I couldn’t think of anything either. So whip up some of this Key Lime Mousse with Raspberry Mint Compote and enjoy….. yummmmm Key Lime Mousse 1.¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 2 Tablespoons lime zest 2.¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 3/4 cup fresh-squeezed lime juice 3.¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 3/4 cup creamy, raw honey 4.¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 5 ripe avocados 5.¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Pinch Himalayan salt Blend zest, juice,…

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Everyday Oils for, uhhh.. every day

Everyday Oils Collection You‚Äôll always have the benefits of Young Living‚Äôs therapeutic-grade essential oils on hand with the Everyday Oils Collection. The oils in this collection will provide ongoing support for your home, health, and body. Enjoy the relaxing benefits of lavender and Peace & Calming, the cleansing power of Thieves and Purification, the comforting touch of Valor and PanAway, and more. This kit is ideal for making oils an essential part of your day,…

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Animals & Essential Oils

If you have any animal friends or pets (babies), here is some tips from Gary about using them with various animals.¬† I am NOT an animal doctor, veterinarian, or Dr. Doolittle!¬† My mom-ness gives me no particular authority about any of this stuff, but I know Gary has used the oils extensively with animals and they helped. Maybe they can help your animal friends. Ear mites in cats and dogs — Purification and Peppermint Ticks,…

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Essential oils bugs don’t like

Hospitality is good and all, but I draw the line and hosting insects.¬† Ewww.¬† Here is a list of some oils to discourage the nasty little things. Ants: Don’t like Peppermint or Spearmint.¬† I can personally testify to the Peppermint thing, which was the only way I was able to win the war on hordes of ants marching into my home one summer. I drew a line (literally) on the metal threshold of my sliding…

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Peppermint essential oil

One of the oldest and well known oil for soothing digestion, peppermint may also support normal digestive efficiency (the whole ability to poop normal thing.). Jean Valnet MD studied peppermint‚Äôs supportive effect on the healthy liver and respiratory systems. Awesome for the Morning After The Night Before. I personally can attest that ants do not like it!¬† I put it on the metal threshold of my sliding glass door and the ants stopped their marching…

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