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    In my last post I shared some sweet basil recipes with you, not only because they were savory and delicious, but also to lead up to this very moment: your introduction to another member of the basil family. We all know that members of the same family can exhibit wildly distinct personality traits...
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    September 12, 2022 · Essential Oils
    In this age of whirling, swirling daily schedules, getting into the kitchen can feel like a challenge. But with a solid plan in place ahead of time, the process of preparing flavorful, healthy meals becomes more doable. I’d like to share a pair of dōTERRA® recipes inspired by Basil, a fresh,...
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    September 5, 2022 · Essential Oils
    Which dōTERRA® oils are best for the taming of tummy troubles? Today’s post is dedicated to highlighting the strongest supportive oils for digestive issues in kids. For some children, feelings of tension or stress head straight to the belly. Others have a pattern of struggling with unpleasant...
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    August 31, 2022 · Essential Oils
    A gleaming, glowing flower possesses the power to instantly reverse the clock of aging. We recognize this claim as complete fiction; and indeed, the storyline is straight out of a fairytale. But if you look closely enough, there’s a tiny kernel of truth hidden within this fantasy. One flower, a...
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    August 19, 2022 · Essential Oils
    It’s the time of year when all eyes turn to the academic calendar. Questions abound in the minds of students and teachers alike as they prepare for a new semester, new challenges, and new relationships; and the feelings leading up to that first day back sure cover a wide spectrum. Let’s explore a...
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    August 12, 2022 · Essential Oils
    Red is bold and bright. It’s a color of emphasis and highlight, and we’re seeing red in the best way possible this month with exclusive dōTERRA® Red Mandarin oil! This small, sweet bottle full of beautiful citrus is not typically available for individual sale, which makes every promotion into a...
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    Adventuring into nature is bound to take you out into the bright sun, where the beautiful landscape is illuminated. But unfortunately, the sun delivers a lot more than just illumination; and natural-minded shoppers have long been searching for the perfect alternative to chemically disruptive...
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    July 13, 2022 · Essential Oils
    I attended my niece's bridal shower this last weekend. It was so beautiful! There’s nothing like the toasty glow of midsummer, bringing barbecues and bridal/baby showers galore, compressed into the space of just a few weeks. In response to the age-old question, “What are you bringing?”, allow me...
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    Just the other day I found myself standing beneath the foliage of a small cypress tree near the water’s edge. The texture of its coniferous leaves begged me to reach out and touch, which I did; then I plucked off a small sprig to rub and crush between my hands. Inhaling that delicious, earthy...
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    June 27, 2022 · Essential Oils
    Picture misty mountains rising above vast fields of enchanting flowers in Eastern Europe. This is Bulgaria, the beautiful country that produces half of the world’s supply of Rose essential oil. The country itself has come to be associated with rose, a fact to which souvenir shops in Bulgaria...
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    Whether it’s the third Sunday in June or a completely different day of the year, Dad sure deserves a day dedicated to him, doesn’t he? Maybe he already has everything he could want, or maybe his tastes are so specific that it’s notoriously tough to nail down what to give him to show your love and...
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    June 9, 2022 · Essential Oils
    When the fennel plant is in the spotlight, its seeds take center stage. Though this perennial herb also showcases attractive flowers and leaves, it’s the seeds themselves that actually produce dōTERRA® Fennel essential oil when steam distilled. Middle Eastern cultures have long employed fennel in...
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    Fragrant and graceful, magnolia flowers are beloved as a symbol of spring’s arrival. They thrive in the bright sunlight, blossoming beautifully when their time comes. And twice a year, first in the summer and then again in the late fall or early winter, their time comes to be harvested for our...
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    In the current economic landscape, now is a better time than ever to use essential oils to create homemade household products. Drop by drop, you can learn to replace many store bought items with a DIY substitute. For example, let’s say you're used to placing a shiny and colorful gel packet into...
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    Some of the sweetest human experiences feature the marriage of a refreshing aroma with a soothing touch. If you want to locate one of these memories within your own mind, imagine yourself as child sniffing the scent of your favorite sweet shop while sensing the feel of your parent’s hand wrapped...
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    April 9, 2022 · Essential Oils
    Have you ever done a detoxing 'cleanse'?  If you do a search on the internet, you'll find many sites saying there is no scientific proof that they work.  Nutrition experts don’t buy into the idea that we need any additional help eliminating toxic substances. “Our bodies naturally detox...
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    February 23, 2022 · Essential Oils,citrus oils,mood-lifting · 2
    Do you ever open a tangerine or orange and get blasted with the sweet smell? That's essential oils! And citrus oils are many people's favorite aroma.  And for good reason - they make you feel good! Citrus is a common ingredient in beverages and foods across the entire world. From the lemon and...
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    February 7, 2022 · Essential Oils,Lemon Eucalyptus,Nontoxic Cleaning
    This month, Lemon Eucalyptus is our free Product of the Month!  Native to northern Australia, Lemon Eucalyptus essential oil is known for its refreshing aroma that helps create an invigorating environment. Lemon Eucalyptus comes from a different kind of tree than Eucalyptus oil. Lemon...
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    September 25, 2021 · Essential Oils
    Copaiba is  Copaiba is a soothing oil, powerful for unveiling the falsness in shame and guilt. Watch me here as I explain how I love to use Copaiba! Copaiba is an incredibly versatile oil that has so many benefits! How would you use Copaiba the most?
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    September 10, 2021 · Essential Oils
    Do you have trouble maintaining mental clarity? These days it seems everything is competing for an individual's finite time, attention, and energy.  It's all too easy to become overstimulated and struggle to pay attention to an immediate task as the mind is bombarded with information coming form...
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