Thieves Oil

We are right in the middle of making history as a global society. We are still in the midst of this Corona Virus Pandemic. One of my kids loves history and it is quite delightful when he brings the story to life. It is certainly much easier reading and learning about history than living it. […]

Chilblains-Remedy-Treatment-Essential Oils

I can remember as a child, especially during my teenage years, getting chilblains. Oh, the itching that would wake me in the middle of the night. Squeezing my feet into my school shoes in the morning and being super uncomfortable the entire day. Off course, two of my kids get chilblains as well because there […]

Grief

It is hard not to look at the destruction that the COVID19 pandemic is causing globally and not think of the grief that so many people from every tongue and tribe is experiencing. Although we might have very different cultures, our human emotions are the same. Grief is one of those negative emotions that not […]

Hyssop

I have read about Hyssop and got really intrigued about how this plant can help me with my allergies and my shortness of breath that I struggle with on a regular basis. Wanting to dig a bit deeper to find out why they call this humble little herb ‘ The breath of life’. Hyssop (Hyssopus officinalis) is […]

How to avoid Mothers Day disappointment

Mothers Day is around the corner and many moms out there wish they would rather cancel the day because it just leaves them disappointed. It is an emotional roller coaster day and it is hard not to reflect on your own performance or success as a mom. Even though there are reminders all around us […]

Essential oils can be toxic to dogs or very helpful

We are about to start on building a second dwelling on our property and so with all these tradesmen coming onto our property my four legged child is barking like crazy which is driving everyone up the wall as we are all trying to work or study from home. ‘Oh, we have to do something […]

Coronavirus

Worrying is inevitable during the COVID19 pandemic with uncertainty about the future, our health, our finances, fear of contracting the virus and job security. Chronic worry can take its toll on our mental health and certainly on our physical health as well.  What can we do  to help us cope with worry and anxiety during […]

Work from home selling Monat products

Across the globe a lot of hairdressers are in lock down and the salon doors are closed due to COVID19. As a hairstylist myself I am in the same boat and many may be looking into other pathways to be able to work from home.  I was doing some research on hair products and thought […]

Echinacea-immunity-boost

When you think of natural immunity boosting products Echinacea often comes to mind for a lot of people. You can find Echinacea in many forms and most are familiar with it as a supplement but drinking Echinacea tea is another way to make use of the benefits. But first lets have a look – can […]

Breathing-Mt. Kosciusko

Images on the news and social media about so many patients on respirators that need support with breathing due to COVID19 can leave us gasping and thinking twice about our own respiratory system. Right of the bat I can tell you that essential oils is not a treatment or a cure for COVID19. There has […]