home business

When you sign up as a wholesale member with Young Living, there is absolutely no obligation to start an essential oils business! NONE! WHATSOEVER! But, if you’d like to earn extra income sharing oils with others.. GO FOR IT!  The sky’s the limit! So many families have found[…]

The Young Living Premium Starter Kit is the most cost-effective way to begin using a variety of the highest quality essential oils and qualifies you to purchase your essential oils at wholesale prices. As soon as your kit arrives you’ll have everything you need to begin using essential[…]

Essential Oils Safety

Making Sense of Essential Oils Safety Guidelines When I first started using essential oils I was totally confused by the vague and often conflicting essential oils safety guidelines.  All the dilution charts and safety warnings were overwhelming to say the least.  Naturally, because of this my oils stayed mostly[…]

Young Living Essential Oils

Why I Choose Young Living Essential Oils for My Family Not all essential oils are created equal!  In fact, the essential oils market is almost completely unregulated.  Because of this, essential oils are commonly tainted, diluted, or otherwise compromised.  Words like ‘Pure’ on the label are meaningless unless[…]

Heal Leaky Gut

If you haven’t already, please take a moment to read Part 1 and Part 2  of Our Eczema Story. Otherwise, welcome to our happy homestead ending!  Today I’ll fill you in on what we did to reverse our 30+ food sensitivities and how you too can enjoy your favorite foods[…]

Heal Eczema

If you haven’t already, you can read Part 1 of Our Eczema Story here. Otherwise, pour yourself a cup of tea and join me right here in the middle of My Disaster So, where were we? Oh yes, I remember. Three tiny kids absolutely covered in itchy, painful,[…]


Have you ever opened an orange and felt instantly invigorated?  Maybe you’ve stopped to inhale the soothing scent of a lilac bush in full bloom.  Then you’ve already experienced essential oils!  Essential oils can have a powerful effect on your mood (who doesn’t need that?!) and your overall[…]

Essential Oils

If you’ve had a chance to take a peek around the blog you are probably already aware that we are pretty focused on health and wellness around here.  We’ve spent the past 8 years transforming the health of our family through diet and lifestyle changes.  (Read Our Eczema Story here.) […]

food sensitivities

The terms ‘food allergy’, ‘food sensitivity’, and ‘food intolerance’ are often used interchangeably, but while they each describe an adverse reaction to food, they are actually three very different conditions. Many people are becoming more familiar with these terms as these conditions have seen a dramatic increase in recent years,[…]