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A niece and I are planning a party for the first of Dec. and we’re going to serve only food made with essential oils.  Until we came up with this idea I had no idea that there were that many recipes to try.  I got on pinterest for starters and of course and found dozens of recipes that I will … Read More

About Essential Oils

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Essential oils have also been used for thousands of years for cosmetic purposes, as well as for their spiritually and emotionally uplifting properties. Young Living has always been at the forefront of bringing this ancient tradition to modern users, introducing millions to a total mind/body wellness they may never have dreamed possible. Primarily extracted through careful steam distillation but also … Read More

What makes us different?

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There are a lot of essential oils companies out there right now. It seems it’s the in thing but not all essential oils are created equal.  Gary Young is the authority on how to distill the plants to get the highest quality oils and he uses no chemicals to achieve that.  He knows the temperature that is required and the … Read More

What did you learn today?

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Spending time with my granddaughters is always a blessing and seeing how much they learn on a daily basis is wonderful, they are just like little sponges.  They love to learn! There is always so much to learn and we should never stop learning.  When I watch “Jeopardy” on television I often wonder how you could possibly know all of … Read More

Could You Run a Marathon?

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That is an interesting question.  I actually feel like with a little training I could run a marathon.  Do I want to sacrifice other things to see if I really could? I feel better than I have in years and years but I have other dreams and goals at this point in my life but I just may consider some training … Read More

First comes Fall then comes Snow!

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Fall is such a beautiful time of year, with the leaves changing color and the crisp air, canning the harvest of the garden, and getting out sweaters to wear to add another layer of warmth.  Today is Oct 1, a new month and new opportunities. I continue to go out every day and talk to 10 people about Young Living … Read More

A day in the life of this oiler !

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I use oils every day. It took me a while to get in the habit of putting oils on so I totally understand when people tell me I can’t remember to use them but this is important.  We need to make it a priority to put the oils on us every day and more than once a day is even … Read More

Does life ever slow down?

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We think with the change of season that things will slow down. When the kids get in school, when the gardening is done, when the canning is done, when… but it never stops.  There is always more to do than there seems to be time and energy for but somehow we get done what is really important.  As for the … Read More

Have you noticed ?


Have you noticed how long the advertisements are for medications?  The list of side effects and “if you experience any of these… contact your doctor immediately” advice is incredible. Why do we think that drugs are the answer? Why are we so hesitant to try the natural route because we don’t know how it will effect us?  We have been … Read More

Protein Power: 12 Quick and Easy Protein-Filled Snacks

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11 POSTED BY YOUNG LIVING – AUGUST 24, 2015 – AT HOME, HEALTHY & FIT, RECIPES, WELLNESS, YOUNG LIVING LIFESTYLE From your head to your toes and everything in between, protein is a necessary component of every cell in the body. Your body uses protein to build and repair tissue, and it is an important building block of bones, muscles, … Read More