Sagebrush & Human Devastation

Sage, in various forms, is ever present in my home. I can be seen wandering from room to room with a lit sprig of sage purifying the air and clearing negative energies. I use essential oil for various remedies, anointing and household purification. So, when I was reading and came across sagebrush, because sage is … Continue reading Sagebrush & Human Devastation

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Anointing Oil of the Tabernacle & Arc

Aromatherapy, incense burning, herbs and plants - all of these are ancient practices and one of my favourite things to do is find their use in our versions of what we call the Bible. Growing up in a Catholic church I can still smell the incense that was burned and still feel the sting that … Continue reading Anointing Oil of the Tabernacle & Arc

Relaxing Essential Oils

A quick reference chart of ten essential oils that can be used for relaxation.  Some of these oils are used for other types of treatment.  Remember never to apply oils directly to your skin, with the exception of Tea Tree Oil and Lavender which are used as an antiseptic or disinfectant. As for Tea Tree … Continue reading Relaxing Essential Oils

Benefits of Holy Basil

Basil is an herb.  The parts of the plant that grow above the ground are used for medicinal purposes, and of course I use the leaves in salads, pasta sauces and anything else I want to throw a few pinches into.  Being a female I have to point out that unknown to me until I … Continue reading Benefits of Holy Basil

De-Stress

Are you aware that good stress can be as detrimental as bad stress?  It sort of makes sense to me because what stress does, at least to me, is get my heart racing, or I find myself clinching my teeth, or my fists are tied up in a knot, or I'm digging my nails into … Continue reading De-Stress

Oils to Use for Common Health Issues

A list of common complaints people have with respect to their health and some of the essential oils that are recommended to help in the healing process. antiseptics, to inhibit bacteria growth - Lemon, Lavender, Eucalyptus choloretics to aid in production and evacuation of bile - Rosemary, Lavender prevent formation of gallstones or urinary tract … Continue reading Oils to Use for Common Health Issues

Essential Oils

Essential oils can be used for every aspect of your health.  I have also used them for cleaning my home, refreshing the air or stimulating relaxation before going to sleep at night.  I saw an ad on television where they are selling lavender infused pillows to help you get a good  night's sleep.  I don't … Continue reading Essential Oils

Detox – Clean Out The Cup First

What better way to start off this blog than with a recommended broth to detox our bodies.  I've been using it for the last four or five years, and will do this broth detox at least twice a year.  If I am feeling bloated, congested and having issues with my digestive system I do this … Continue reading Detox – Clean Out The Cup First