Flash points and fires with essential oils

Fires rage across Australia as I write. Heartbreaking photos of animals trying to flee and towns decimated by the wildfires show the terrible devastation. Both loss of life and acts of great heroism are in the news. At least 10,000 square miles in New South Wales are burned to date. Eucalyptus forests are particularly vulnerableContinue reading “Flash points and fires with essential oils”

Essential Oils that Support the Hormonal System

Franchomme and Penoel, in their work titled L’Aromatherapie Exactement, write about how essential oil molecules have similarities in shape and action to the hormones our bodies create, even how oils can be used by the body as raw materials for building hormones. I have compiled a list of single essential oils that are supportive ofContinue reading “Essential Oils that Support the Hormonal System”

History of “drugs”

Wikipedia – origin of word “drug” From Middle English drogge (“medicine”), from Middle French drogue (“cure, pharmaceutical product”), from Old French drogue, drocque (“tincture, pharmaceutical product”), from Middle Dutch or Middle Low German droge, as in droge vate (“dry vats, dry barrels”), mistaking droge for the contents, which were wontedly dried herbs, plants or wares.Continue reading “History of “drugs””

Essential oils at the atomic level

The concept of essential oils having energy is just a part of God’s perfect design. Let’s take a look at chemistry made simple. I have to simplify things for myself and give myself visuals to really understand. This is worth it, believe me! Back in Chemistry 101, we learn that all matter is composed ofContinue reading “Essential oils at the atomic level”