Putting Things in Present Perspective with Patchouli Essential Oil

Healing occurs best when the mind is calm. If a person is fearful or anxious, it may be difficult for medicine to work effectively. Soothing a mother in active labor was one of my favorite opportunities to use the gifts I learned as a nurse midwife. Women who previously have had difficult births or who … Continue reading Putting Things in Present Perspective with Patchouli Essential Oil

Servant Archetype And Essential Oils

In the unlikely event of cabin decompression…. Working nights as new registered nurse on a 43-bed medical-surgical floor, I believed I was obligated to constantly be the servant of the sick. I had a duty to be responsible, dependable and flexible always. At this stage of my life, I was unaware how powerful the negative … Continue reading Servant Archetype And Essential Oils

Warrior vs Worrier Using Essential Oils

When my son travels 150 miles to and from his college apartment, I would worry. Is he going to run out of gas, is the weather going to cooperate, will another driver hit him, is he going to get a flat tire, will he fall asleep at the wheel if he is tired? To cope, … Continue reading Warrior vs Worrier Using Essential Oils

Essential Oils can be Companions to Help Us Slow Down

As I followed the fresh paw prints on my nice clean floor, my anger was building. They lead to a sleeping cat sprawled out on freshly torn holiday wrapping paper. Robin, my 16-year-old cat, calmly laid there looking at me as if nothing was wrong, claiming all the ribbons and wrappings as her own. In … Continue reading Essential Oils can be Companions to Help Us Slow Down

Boost Your Self Esteem Using Archetypes

“Choice is your greatest power. It is an even greater power than love, because you must first choose to be a loving person.” -Caroline Myss Wouldn’t it be nice to go through life always knowing how to choose the best path physically, mentally and spiritually? Wouldn’t it be nice to see pain not as pain, … Continue reading Boost Your Self Esteem Using Archetypes