Out of the blue, I began to cry. Who cries when they’re doing the dishes? I do. I was missing my mother… badly. She seemed to always be in the kitchen when I was little. I would come home from school and hear the sink water running as she finished cleaning the lunch plates. It … Continue reading Emotional stress and Rosa damascena
Outer Myths and Inner Motives Did you ever let a bad hair day ruin your entire day? Sometimes all the blow drying in the world won’t hide my grey hair or smooth my cowlicks. I look in the mirror and wrestle with my choices – do I try to fix it and get more frustrated, … Continue reading Essential Oils use with the Fashionista Archetype
In our rush to get ahead, pay our bills, balance our checkbooks, put gas in our cars, take the kids to school or care for aging parents, we think about what we truly yearn for, and that breaks our hearts. We ache to slow down, to just be -- but how do you do that … Continue reading Spiritual Pain Relief with Essential Oils and ‘Monastery Moments’
Supporting your Inner Life with Essential Oils and The Samaritan Archetype In 1922, Albert Einstein had no money to tip a Tokyo bell boy. So instead he wrote on a piece of paper his theory of happiness, and in 2017 that piece of paper sold for $1.56 million. He scribbled down in German, “A calm … Continue reading Shhhhhhhh! Listen to your Soul.
Riding on the bus made me very anxious. Would it stop right in front of my home, or would it miss my stop and ride on? I wasn’t sure the bus driver even knew where to stop. After all, I was afraid to walk too far next to the big road that ran by my … Continue reading Nurturing with essential oils during emotional pain: The Victim archetype