My Birthday Wish

Nicole BrannickMembership

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My birthday is this week. And with each year that ticks by, I think harder about wanting to live longer, to live better. Wellness has never been as important to me as it is now. I have an eight-year old, and I want to see her get married and have kids of her own someday in the far-off future. I … Read More

Progress and Perfection

Nicole BrannickHousehold

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I use drug store shampoo. And conditioner. It’s not organic or all-natural. In fact, it is full of nasty ingredients. When I told my hair stylist that I use these particular products, she looked at me like I had three heads. You see, I have really curly hair that I straighten most days. Add in the Tennessee summer humidity, and … Read More

It’s All About Ambience

Nicole BrannickRecipes, Romance

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A clean house.  A glass of wine.  Candles lit.  It’s just about the best kind of evening for me. I love the way a dimly lit room coupled with a soft fragrance makes me feel.  Add in some music, and I’m a happy, happy girl.  But now we know that those paraffin candles are emitting chemicals (soot, anyone?) and other synthetic fragrances that many … Read More

Holiday Cooking with Vitality Oils

Nicole BrannickRecipes, Vitality

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It’s November, and the holidays are right around the corner. There is no better time than now to show gratitude for our family and friends with the gift of food. Why not combine that with your love of essential oils?! Essential oils in food, you ask? Of course! There are thousands of food products that you consume on a regular basis … Read More

Just Part of the Day

Nicole BrannickOil Blend, Oil Single, Oil-Infused Product

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One of the things I explain to people who have a curiosity about essential oils is that they aren’t the next new fad like personalized lockets, embroidered cloth handbags, and such. They really are part of a return to healthier, more natural living. Essential oils have been around since the beginning of time, and they are here to stay. They … Read More

Sleep Tight, Little One

Nicole BrannickOil Blend

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If you are a parent, you know the importance of having a nightly routine with your children.  Usually it goes something like this: change into pajamas, brush teeth, snuggle during a bedtime story, sip a little water, sing a song or two, pray, get tucked in tight with a lovey, then lights out.  That little routine sets the stage for the … Read More

Never Leave Home Without It

Nicole BrannickOil Blend

Stress Away

I would be doing a disservice to moms everywhere if I held back on telling you about my all-time favorite essential oil blend. I will never—and I mean never ever—leave home without it. And once you experience this Young Living product for yourself, you won’t either. But first, imagine this. You are boarding an airplane and heading to the back … Read More

The Month of Love

Nicole BrannickOil Blend, Recipes

In Love

Do you know what Ylang Ylang, Jasmine, and Geranium have in common?  Yes, they all have flowery fragrances.  And yes, they each promote relaxation and are ingredients in the ART Creme Masque, a blend of pure essential oils and botanicals formulated to nourish the skin.  But if you answered that they are all ingredients of Young Living’s Sensation essential oil … Read More