I Am Really Maleficent!

I Am Really Maleficent!

As many of you have followed my journey, I have had a love-affair with  with breast reconstruction after a heart felt love letter from my pathologist in December 2013.   I had some insights I wanted to share after my last fat grafting this week. A little juicy back history for those just tuning in.  I was not a candidate for breast implants because my body likes to create a lovely web-like scar tissue around areas it is wounded.  So— I...

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DIY: Summer Salves for Healthy Skin

DIY: Summer Salves for Healthy Skin

Growing up in the Northwest, you have humid summers, loads of insects and summer weather that can insult skin ruining a “sun-kissed” day. The skin takes a beating and as the largest organ we have– it needs to be treated better. What we put on it makes a BIG difference in how it appears. Like water is to the kidneys, oils are to the skin! How to Support Health Summer Skin Here are a few super simple recipes for different salves...

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A Beautiful Journey

A Beautiful Journey

    There are often times in one’s life that warrant the phrase, SERIOUSLY?  This friends is one of them. For those just joining me, I’ll update you really quickly…. I am a cancer survivor, still going through reconstruction and feel hemmed, pricked, pulled and put back together again.  I do not wish to tell you “how it is”, yet simply share my experience so that, if you wish, you can draw on some...

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Price Per Drop

Price Per Drop

One of the biggest questions I receive from clients when mentoring them through the essential oil process is this— “How come they are so expensive?”  Well, this post is to help guide you in understanding the price behind each, pure drop, of a great essential oil. Some things to consider: Pure essential oil of your choice (find out what my favorite essential oil is) They are fast acting because the are of the same material as...

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Living A More Meaningful Life

Living A More Meaningful Life

It can be easy to run through the maze of life without pausing to think of its meaning. Does what I’m doing matter? More importantly, does it matter to me? Last….  Is it ESSENTIAL?    Doing what you are passionate about is what draws meaning with purpose driving you. What is essential, is to know where to say NO and WHEN.  Getting back to basics is our favorite thing.  You have to know, this journey has been a very painful thing for...

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Seven Sexy Tips

Seven Sexy Tips

February brings the want of more LOVE in the air.  #Naturally people are looking for the inside #scoop for what’s “O”mazing!  Want a “Love Potion” that  You know we love oils here, and February is a great time to show how essential oils can GO WILD!  #Intimacy is an amazing way to experience essential oils in very sensual way and one of my greatest “hits” has been these #essentialoil secrets from my...

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I can only WHISPER…. Can you hear me?

I can only WHISPER…. Can you hear me?

Psst…. Come closer so you can here me.  I can only whisper!  Ha:)  The sewing box project continued once again, this time only poking around and stuffing me here and there.  I feel a little like Raggedy Ann— maybe a better description would be the scarecrow???  Raggedy Ann is more appropriate.  You know— the story created by Johnny Gruelle, an American writer (1880–1938) in a series of books he wrote and illustrated for young...

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Sewing Box Adventures

Sewing Box Adventures

The first thing you need to know about me is— I AM SUPER UNCONVENTIONAL!  So, I will poke fun at myself, society and the situations I find myself in ALL OF THE TIME.  This is not meant to disrespect anyone or their journey, it is more so to help me COPE with where I am.  Life is messy, it can be a constant concern.  No it is not fair, there isn’t any popcorn, caramel apples and animal shows on THIS RIDE!  Nope– nada! A year...

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Poke and Prod

Poke and Prod

Off to surgery this morning…. have NO idea what to expect.  What I can tell you is what I am grateful for today: My family Love and support of friends Dr. “F” who is putting me back together LIVING Head to toe benefits of natural remedies Happiness The ability to PLAY FULL OUT in life! Gratitude for everything in my life Sleep God given grace! May your day be SPLENDID, full of love and JOY!  #gratitude14...

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Experience with Integrity; Sincerely your best success tools!

Experience with Integrity; Sincerely your best success tools!

      Can I just tell you how in love with my life I am!  Really!!!  How can you not be when you touch so many lives for good and letters, notes and emails or texts come in like this 3-4 times a week!  Today I will share a story from my dear friend Karin.  She was my hair stylist in Slovakia when we lived there.  She is darling— a dedicated #mother, business woman, crunchy-holistic-green momma just like me and a lover of...

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