Essential Oils 101: Lavender

Today I am beginning a series of blog posts on the topic of Young Living Essential Oils. I plan to highlight the oils in the Premium Starter Kit and give suggestions for use. I hope these posts will be helpful to those who are using the Young Living Oils. Please...

My Journey to Essential Oils

I had heard various people talk about essential oils, but with no knowledge about the subject, I didn’t think I had much use for oils. However, the more I thought about it, my interest peaked. After reading some information about candles, plug-ins, and air fresheners...

Beauty Advice for Postpartum Hair Shed

Have you ever noticed that your hair is thicker during pregnancy? At my postpartum doctor’s visit after my first baby, I remember the doctor telling me to expect hair loss. Since my hair was longer, she said it would be more obvious. I remember thinking that maybe…...

Autumn Is In the Air!

I’m always ready for fall at the end of summer, and spring is a nice change from winter. We see God’s creative handiwork in the miracle of the changing seasons. I often don’t view the changing of the seasons as a miracle, but it truly is. This time of year provides...

Cabbage Rolls Recipe

Ingredients: 1 lb. lean ground beef 10-12 cabbage leaves onion powder garlic salt black pepper 1 cup brown rice (cooked) 2 eggs 2 jars of spaghetti sauce 2 medium tomatoes parmesan cheese *For added veggies: Sauté onion, green pepper, and diced mushroom in olive oil,...

Summer Squash Casserole

Summer is the perfect time to bake a squash casserole! We have eaten a lot of squash this summer, and most of the time I slice, drizzle with a little olive oil, sprinkle with garlic salt, and broil in the oven. So delicious! The recipe below is another great way to...

14 Tips for Piano Recitals

We are approaching recital season for musicians, and my students will soon feature their prized pieces at our piano recital! So, as a help to my students and possibly other students, I am posting these helpful tips for piano recitals! If you are a teacher or a student...

An Unexpected Miscarriage

Revelation 4:11 Thou are worthy, O Lord, to receive glory and honor and power: for thou hast created all things, and for thy pleasure they are and were created. Over the last several years, it has become a huge reality that miscarriage is a very common occurrence. I...