Essential Oils

Transformation $28.95

Transformation

Transformation

Transformation moves us to evolve and grow. It is a catalyst to empower you to take action, even when afraid. Fearing the unknown, we may choose familiar suffering for years.
Order Transformation 10ml @ $28.95
Myrtle $18.95

Myrtle

Myrtle

Used traditionally for strengthening the immune system, the endocrine system and for respiratory health. Use for chest and back massage, in baths, and diffusion.
Order Myrtle 10ml @ $18.95
Lemongrass $16.95

Lemongrass

Lemongrass

Known for its cleansing properties, lymphatic system support, tendon/cartilage/connective tissue support. Anti-fungal. Energizing. Use diluted in water as a disinfectant room spray.
Order Lemongrass 10ml @ $16.95
Grapefruit, Pink $16.95

Grapefruit, Pink

Grapefruit, Pink

This oil has a sweet, refreshing citrus aroma that is the most energizing of the citrus oils, with great anti-depressive properties. A mild diuretic with toning and astringent properties, grapefruit helps with skin congestion in eliminating excess fluids, breaking down fat and reducing cellulite. It stimulates the lymphatic and digestive systems, aiding the body in removing toxins.
Order Grapefruit, Pink 10ml @ $16.95
Bergamot $21.95

Bergamot

Bergamot

This emotionally-balancing oil has a fresh, sweet aroma. Great as a sleep tonic and for digestion, infections, fever, and pain relief, it is also a natural deodorant, disinfectant and purifier.
Order Bergamot 10ml @ $21.95

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Boobie Awards ~ What colour are yours?

I have recently received my Diamond Boobie Award!  It was not an easy accomplishment, and I’m very proud of myself.  Boobie Awards are awarded based on the length of time you’ve been breastfeeding.  I’m not sure where the idea came from, but you can find them on signatures on babycenter.com  and talked about in Mom groups on Facebook.

boobyprize2 150x150 Boobie Awards ~ What colour are yours?

(o)(o)  Purple = I tried!

(o)(o)  Bronze = Made it to 3 months!

(o)(o)  Silver = Made it to 6 months!

(o)(o)  Gold = Made it to One year!

(o)(o)  Platinum = Made it to One and a Half Years!

(.)(.)  Diamond! =  Made it to toddlerhood (two years)!

:- (o)(o) -:  Tandem Nursing Award (eyes on each side)!

For every baby you nurse you are eligible for another award.  No matter what colour your boobies are wear them with pride you’ve earned them!





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The Benefits of Babywearing

 here’s nothing in the world that compares to holding your baby in your arms – the feeling of a sleeping child against your chest, the sweet-smelling, down-covered head under your nose.  When you first get home with babe, there’s not much else you want to do other than hold your little bundle.  But what about […]

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China Bathhouse Experience

wasn’t into sports in highschool, and I skipped phys ed whenever I could. I missed the “naked in the locker room” experience. So when my family and I ventured to the spa/bathhouse a few months ago for our first China bathhouse experience, I was not prepared for all the naked women. Young, old, scared, bruised, […]

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Portuguese Egg Tarts ~ Spectacular!!

 e went out for Dim Sum a few months back, and they had these pastry tarts, filled with a custard like substance.  Now I’m not a big fan of custards, but I do love pastry!  I’m not sure what I was expecting, but I promise you it wasn’t what I got. Egg tarts are one […]

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We Remember

In Flanders fields the poppies blow       Between the crosses, row on row,    That mark our place; and in the sky    The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below. We are the Dead. Short days ago We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow,    Loved and were loved, and now we lie In […]

The Breastfed Toddler

or centuries mothers, sisters, aunts, and even wet nurses have been nursing infants into toddlerhood.  The benefits of breastmilk don’t miraculously end when your infant turns 6 months, or even 1 year.  Here is a diagram put together by Alpha Parent outlining the benefits of having a breastfed toddler aka extended breastfeeding.  



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