A Lesson Learned - How Not To Use Cassia, the HOT Essential Oil!

Cassia essential oil taught me a lesson that I will never forget, and I am making sure to pass on the wisdom. When I first started our business in August of 2010, I had gone on a workshop tour with my business partner Tammy. Although I was only a few weeks old in the business, I already had a fair bit of essential oil knowledge from using them for quite s...

Keys To A Successful 3-Day Cleanse

Consistent action is what keeps our health vibrant, constant, and helps our bodies adjust to the changes we have going on inside and outside. That's why I've put together a 3-day cleanse to help clear out bad habits and get you back on your healthy track. This gentle cleanse will help your body be high functioning as the miracle machine that it is. Positi...

Manuka Touch and Litsea Oils - New to the USA

Manuka Touch is native to New Zealand and Australia. It helps to ground and center your energies and emotions. It also helps promote courage and inner strength. Litsea is native to East Asia. It can be used as a spot treatment to help reduce the appearance of blemishes. These are 2 beautiful oils the USA finally gets to try this month. H...

15 Things About Essential Oils You Didn't Know - Your Guide To Oils Without Being Sherlock Holmes

Getting to it, essential oils have been made to seem a little quirky voodoo and less than appealing to normal society for many years. However, in more recent years, the industry as a whole is under condemnation by the medical community for many reasons, like that people are not adept enough to care for their wellness in their own home. But if doctors wou...

Cedarwood, The Healing Oil Of Community -Golden Drop

Learn about a personal health story, an amazing insect repellant tip & trick, and a 'walk in the woods' adventure story that will leave you wondering, how did she do it? If you are a lover of nature and enjoy a great hike in the woods, but you find yourself stuck, dealing with the 'pain in the butt' bugs! Then stay tuned to find out what happened when...

Tips & Tricks to Overcome Postpartum- Golden Drop

Are 'you' or someone you know suffering from Postpartum? Are your hormone levels completely out of whack; leaving you with big-time mood swing…like you just want to snap and all hell breaks loose? Are you feeling anxiety, OCD, extreme sadness, low energy, and even brain fogs; then mama's you are not alone and you are at the right place to ...

Skin Care, Tips & Tricks - Golden Drop

Looking for new ways to achieve your skincare goals, wanting to stay away from harmful ingredients found in many mainstream products? Then we would like to welcome you, to an in-depth look at the new products that doTERRA released for their Skin Care Line. Today’s Golden Drop talks about how you can utilize these different products; such as the 100% O...

Spring Ahead, With Some Helpful Spring Time Essential Oils - Golden Drop

As an essential oil expert and holistic health coach, Sharon McDonald is often asked, this question, “What should I do in the springtime, what kind of oils will help support my body best?” During the winter season our body needs those warming oils, to keep the immune system up, and as we jump into the ‘spring’ our focus heads into...

Natural Egg Dye - Creating Earth Paints

Once upon a time, there was a mama who loved the earth so much so that her dream was to have a fun 'holiday craft time' with her children that involved 'non-toxic', earth-friendly, Easter egg dyes, which are vibrant, risk-free, safe and 100% natural. If you are a parent that enjoys the 'crafting world' and you are looking for ways to enjoy your kids' craft t...

Chinese New Year, New Moon & 9 Essential Oils2Go!

Welcoming, the energies of the moon, the Universe and the Chinese New Year. This 2018 Solar Eclipse may be filled with surprise, using essential oils can help you along your way. New Year, new birth and both can be messy for sure; life simply takes time and never seems to go as expected, that's just the way it is. Loads of change can dema...

Turning An Ugly Day, Into A Beautiful Day!

Being in the moment can sometimes be a hard thing to deal with. Here is how I get out of the funk, I focus on the power of choice and mindsets, it can be the key factor in turning an ugly day into a beautiful day. Let's face it, we are all human and we all come across days that just make us feel down and out. These unfortunate feelings can last for days ...

Connect To Your Life Source: Release Tension & Raising Your Vibration.

Do you often find yourself caught up, in the 'day to day' whirlwind of To-Do lists, appointments here & appointments there, projects and parenting overload? If you can relate, then let us start by taking a deep breath in and out to release that tension, because my friends, I'm here to share with you a few ways that may help you to balance that all out. ...

The Power Of Aromatic Smells, Can Help With Intentions!

February, the month of focus , are we feeling like it's January still? 85% of people have already walked away from their New Years resolutions. So, this is the month to solidify your connection to change. Mindsets really do matter, when we set our 'Intentions' into motion, and ignite our determined sense of commitment; to carry out the plan, then our ...

Motivation And Our Mindsets!

"It's all going to happen for you." Do you believe it? What are you conditioned for? What is your mindset ready to receive? Keep that statement in mind as you plan to achieve this week's motivations, my friends. Everyone likes a fresh start, don't they? We all know finding your soul in the laundry room can be tedious; folding after folding...

Surround Yourself With Positive Thinkers!

We are two weeks into a cleanse that I am hosting with a few hundred souls. And our theme is about release which in turn gains confidence. With confidence, comes more greatness, and who would not like their homes to have greatness within them? As with any change, there are those that do not support your new mojo, nor are they excited about your success. T...

How We're All Connected - Cedarwood

You are supported in whatever you decide to do. There is no wrong choice or wrong move. You can’t make a mistake. Our experiences make us who we are and connect us to our soul if we let them. The saying "Forget the mistake remember the lesson" refers to the idea of letting the mistake go and move on, let every day be a new beginning. ...

How Trust & Lavender Go Hand In Hand

My word for 2018 is "Trust." I want to learn to allow myself to be imperfect, use my voice and trust the process. That everything works out in the end and has divine timing. You may know that Lavender is a Swiss Army Knife when it comes to essential oils, it can do a lot, physically. However, there are emotional properties, too. Lavender ...

doTERRA's Co-Impact Sourcing Initiatives & Why They Matter

Knowing a company and its integrity is huge for me. Raise your hand if you like to know the "ins and outs" of the people you support? Meet Abdillahi and his darling son in this full video. He is 5th generation monitor & harvester of the Frankincense resin. He is a keeper of the fire. Being apart of this vigorous essential oil economy has not...

Winter Solstice & Mindful Meditation

I would like to share with you a moment of gratitude that came about during my meditation-session; when I saw the suns most spectacular, glowing beam of light emanating through the window; which is the photo for this blog, I hope draws you in like it did for me. December 21st, 2017, was the day of our winter solstice; where the shortest day and the long...

5 Reasons Why I Chose doTERRA Essential Oils Above All Others

Though Pink Floyd’s last concert in 2005 was epic and he rocked London, these essential oils top the charts. I have 5 reasons, why, after using the top essential oil companies in the world and 'off the health food shelf' for 13-years, we chose to use doTERRA essential oils in our home. Don't believe me? Put these oils to the test in your home! 1. Puri...