Posted by Dorine King on October 31st, 2016 in Aromatherapy, Uncategorized

Skin Patch Testing

I often get questions about blending essential oils: “How strong of a blend should I make for a sprained ankle?” “I want to use essential oils with my children (or grandchildren), how much is safe?” “Can I use essential...

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Posted by Dorine King on October 11th, 2016 in Cooking, Cooking Through the Seasons, Uncategorized

Cooking Through the Seasons – a List of Celebratory Days

Winter/Spring:   January 27:  Chinese New Year February 2:  Ground Hog Day/Candlemas/Imbolc February 14:  Valentine’s Day   Spring:   March 12:  Purim March 17:  St. Patrick’s Day March 20:  Ostara/Spring Equinox Visit these links for more information:

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Posted by Dorine King on September 1st, 2016 in Aromatherapy, Favorite Essential Oils, Uncategorized

My Favorite Essential Oils

Bergamot (Citrus aurantium var. bergamia): analgesic, antidepressant, sedative, great in a bath or massage for anxiety, depression and nervous tension Cedarwood (Cedrus atlantica): warming and harmonizing, calming and soothing, antiseptic, expectorant, sedative Chamomile (Roman) (Chamaemelum nobile): antispasmodic, sedative, comforting...

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