Inflammation.. What is inflammation? The basic definition of inflammation is a condition in which part or parts of the body become red, swollen, hot, and/or painful. This does not mean that it has to have all the characteristics listed, it could have one, or more than one but swollen and painful are the two most common. What causes inflammation? Usually but not always inflammation is caused by a reaction to an injury or infection. In many cases though, that is not always the reason. Many auto-immune disorders can cause the immune system to attack healthy areas within the body causing those areas to become inflamed. MeRead More →

Headaches Headaches. There is really nothing good to say about them. They hurt, they are annoying, and I HATE THEM. Unfortunately for me, I suffer from headaches often. Apparently, it all stems from the muscle spasms in my neck, at least that is what the docs tell me! Doctor, Doctor don’t give me no pills Doctors, don’t really like them either. They always somehow end up giving you bad news about one thing or another. And then they throw medicine in the form of prescriptions pills at you like its going out of style. Remember, there is a pill for everything, and a pill for theRead More →

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Minty Mugger’s Essential Oil Blend. Hi Friends, Oh do I have an awesome treat for you today! A new Essential Oil Blend. One that I make and use throughout my house and life. I have been keeping this secret for so long that if I don’t let you in on it I might just burst! Ok Ok.. It’s called Minty Mugger’s Oil! Although it has some of the same ingredients as other known brands like Young Living’s Thieves’, it’s definitely not the same and in my opinion SO. MUCH. BETTER!  Check it out. What makes it different? I mentioned in my post about Clove oil that it wasRead More →

Eucalyptus Essential Oil: The amazing benefits and what I use it for! Hearing the word Eucalyptus, most people think Australia and Koala Bears. What I think is refreshing, soothing, and cool. Source:Pixabay The Eucalyptus tree (aka Tasmanian Blue Gum ) is a type of evergreen tree native to Australia! And, the Eucalyptus leaves are the main source of food for Koala Bears. But people don’t realize that Eucalyptus has an oil in its leaves that plays an important role in the medical field! Dating back to the mid 1800’s Eucalyptus Essential oil has been used in medical practice as an antiseptic, antimicrobial, anti inflammatory, as well as many otherRead More →