essential oils, natural health

Seed to Seal, part 5

Let's take a look at the last step in the Seed to Seal process: Seal. This is the part where all of the hard work comes together, and the painstaking attention to detail pays off. The end product is put into dark glass bottles to protect the essential oil from light, and all of the… Continue reading Seed to Seal, part 5

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Seed to Seal, part 4

Good evening, folks! Step four of Seed to Seal is Test, and it's pretty interesting. This is an important part for many people, myself included. Cultivating the best seeds in excellent soil with love and intention, then distilling them carefully in very specific conditions is great, but if anything goes awry during one of these… Continue reading Seed to Seal, part 4

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Seed to Seal, part 2

Part two in this series is about cultivation! Gary Young is a firm believer in good quality coming from all aspects of the process, from beginning to end. This is why he spends so much time and effort when looking for land for a new farm, and why he posts signs around his farms about… Continue reading Seed to Seal, part 2

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Seed to Seal, part 1

I want to share with you why I chose Young Living over all of the other options available. I've mentioned that I use oils on myself and the rest of my family. I wanted to be sure that they were pure and unadulterated - safe - and I spent several months researching my options to… Continue reading Seed to Seal, part 1

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More of my thyroid story

We do not use fluoride in our home. None in the toothpaste, none in the mouthwash, none for the kids, and never in our water. But this is not how it always was in my life. The first few years of my life were spent in Maryland, and unless I'm mistaken, we did not have… Continue reading More of my thyroid story