Creative Living

Find solutions for challenges • Open energies & clear clutter • Do-It-Yourself, because you can • Value yourself and your creativity • Generously give thoughtful gifts • Participate in artistic activities • Enjoy entertaining • Create & live freely in a harmonious setting

8 Tips for Starting Your Own Organic Garden

Each year, I long for the warmest of spring days to arrive so that I may enjoy being outdoors and begin planting organic herbs, vegetables, and flowers.  There is just something about being outside in nature that makes me feel alive.  Most importantly, is how sweet it is, to savor the taste of fresh picked lettuces, kale, parsley, mint, and...
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Wild Orange Happiness Boost

Sourced from the Dominican Republic, Wild Orange oil is one of dōTERRA’s most popular oils—and with good reason. Not only does Wild Orange oil have a variety of uses, but its invigorating, energizing aroma is hard to resist!  Wild Orange promotes feelings of happiness, naturally. Need a lift?  Drip one drop of Wild Orange and one drop of Peppermint Oil...
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Wine By Nature Without Side Effects

Have you ever wondered why wine makes you feel so sleepy, sloppy, and downright hungover the following day? Let’s face it, not everybody is able to handle ingesting the 76 various chemicals and additives that are added to domestic wine in the US, especially those of which are carcinogenic.  Yep, that’s right, some of those ingredients are carcinogenic and counterproductive...
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Creativity is Essential to Happiness and Living

Do you love to create or have an appreciation for those who seem to have an intuitive gift of originality, innovation, and imagination?  I am fortunate to work in a school district that values Art Education.  However, I have been fascinated over the years by just how much the arts, as a whole, is undervalued in public education as well...
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12 Uses for Lavender Essential Oil

The Power of Lavender Essential Oil Do you feel overwhelmed from life and work?  Are you dealing with change of season triggers that make you want to hide your runny nose & watering eyes while crawling under the covers to sleep all day?  Do you suffer from annoying and sometimes accidental skin upsets?  Are you able to stay calm under...
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