The Oldest Medicine is New Again

Today, I’m going to share some truly exciting and groundbreaking information I learned from an article in National Geographic magazine.  Peter Gwin’s (2019) article, entitled “Unlocking the Emperor’s Medicine Chest,” tells us about Chinese traditional medicine and how some of the oldest remedies known to man are being researched and used today. Writings from and…

Stress & Anxiety (probably part 1)

(the author of this post is not intending to give medical advice and the information contained herein should not be considered as such.  consult a professional before using any herbal remedies, vitamins or supplements, or essential oils) Stress and anxiety are complex issues, so this will probably be a multi-part posting.  I don’t want to…

What’s an Ajowan?

Sure, lots of people (including me) use essential oils because they like the way they smell.  Some of them, however, don’t really smell good at all.  When I first started buying essential oils, the only place I knew to get them was online so I couldn’t try them before buying.  I would be so disappointed…

Let’s Make Salt Scrub

      SALT SCRUB IS SOOOO EASY (& relatively cheap) TO MAKE!!  The one I’m making today is a detoxyfing salt scrub that’s perfect for autumn & winter.  Balsam fir, juniper berry, and lemon give this scrub a wonderfully clean and woodsy aroma.  But this scrub isn’t just a pretty smell.  Let’s go over…

60 Seconds of Survey!!

COMPLETE THE SURVEY HERE! Okay, I’ll be honest here.  My online store isn’t getting much traffic.  It’s still early in the game, but I have to wonder if people in general are not as interested in ORGANIC, TOXIN-FREE, ECO-FRIENDLY products as much as I am.  I’m well aware of the fact that you can go…