Category Archives: Family

Moving? There’s an oil for that!

Nicole/ April 16, 2015/ Essential Oils, Family, Healthy Living

Moving. You would think someone who has spent most her life moving would have a system to help keep things organized and keep the stress minimal… Then, I moved with a baby and all bets were off (and feels like time has stopped over the past month). This move was my first as a military spouse and mom. Thankfully, military moves

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Which is better, Young Living or doTERRA?

Nicole/ January 29, 2015/ Business, Essential Oils, Family

The more I write and the more you get to know me, the more you will realize I am mildly addicted to information, and sharing my research. This time I dove into researching two popular essential oils brands, and decided to share my journey and findings with you all. Yes, I do have personal experience using both. I spent more

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Service Dogs

Nicole/ January 20, 2015/ Family

Last month, I cried. A lot. My family mourned the passing of one of the great. She was my “untrainable” hound, who after three months not only picked up on our training, but notified me of various medical issues, helped me through my symptoms, and continued to excel in becoming a service dog. She made training a breeze. She was smart, loved

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Lets Talk Emotions!

Nicole/ December 9, 2014/ Essential Oils, Family

Emotions.Everyone has them.Everyone responds to them differently. Sometimes they can be joyful. Other times they can be overwhelming.Emotions on the brainDo you remember learning about the limbic center of the brain? The amygdala? The hippocampus? Its a part of the brain where we store memories and emotions. I was really excited recently when I read about researchers in 1989 agreeing

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What Is Network Marketing?

Nicole/ November 17, 2014/ Family

What is network marketing? Network Marketing is just as it sounds: a marketing program employed by a business to increase product sales, that uses word of mouth recommendations instead of alternatives such as TV commercials, direct mailing or emailing programs, internet ads… etc. Network marketing is essentially a method used to market a company’s goods and/or services by compensating people for

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Now What? Keep Moving Forward

Nicole/ November 14, 2014/ Family, Veterans

Everyday we wake up to a new day. Sometimes our days are so similar they seem to melt together in our memories, making us feel stuck in monotony. I know this feeling all to well. After separating from the Navy in 2008, I spent several years applying for jobs and being turned down for being either “overqualified,” not having enough

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