Focus and Intention – How Rosemary helps the Athlete and the Student

“Rosemary reinforces the heart and empowers the mind to help boost the confidence and morale of those who lack faith in their own potential.” - Gabriel Mojay Intention and focus are key to athletic and scholarly success. Athletes need mental focus and physical stamina, and students require alert minds and longer attention spans to absorb … Continue reading Focus and Intention – How Rosemary helps the Athlete and the Student

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

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

Essential Oils and Sensitive Souls

“Get a thicker skin.”, “Stop being so sensitive.”, “Why do you cry during sad movies? It’s only a movie, it’s not real!".  All these negative messages affect the brain and may alter thinking patterns in a sensitive human being. Sensitive people, those with emotional intelligence, can be taught by one of their tribes that there … Continue reading Essential Oils and Sensitive Souls

Essential Oils and Savior Archetype

“I may not be much but I’m all I think about!” That’s my moto when my head is cluttered with worry, anxiety, and fear of the future. What if I lose what I have and don’t get what I want? When I get like this I try to fix others, I try to become their … Continue reading Essential Oils and Savior Archetype