Happy Small Business Saturday!

Happy Small Business Saturday!

Once a year, small businesses all over the nation come together to build awareness to the needs and efforts of not only their own small business, but small businesses everywhere. Wellness Advocates of Hope and And Love it, Too! are no different. This Small Business Saturday, I want to make the opportunity for you to […]

Happy Thanksgiving From Our Home to Yours!

Happy Thanksgiving From Our Home to Yours!

I know it has been a bit quiet around here lately… It seems every two years life likes to throw us a curveball. Many blessings are coming our way, and once the dust has settled, I promise more essential oil information will come your way! Until then, I am grateful for you. Thankful for your […]

Essential Oil Spotlight: Cardamom

Essential Oil Spotlight: Cardamom

Cardamom spice is absolutely, positively my favorite spice. It is delicious in whipped cream, a perfect addition to cocoa, delightful in pumpkin pie and decadent on chicken. Cardamom is often paired with cinnamon to make spiced teas and is a quintessential part of most Chai Tea recipes. So when I was finally able to get […]

Essential Oil Spotlight: Black Pepper

Essential Oil Spotlight: Black Pepper

When some think about essential oils, many do not realize the value of something as simple as black pepper essential oil. Frankly, until we had the need, I didn’t even know black pepper essential oil existed. It was in researching natural solutions to help stimulate my 2nd youngest child’s digestive system that I discovered just […]

Essential Oil Spotlight: Bergamot

Essential Oil Spotlight: Bergamot

Today on our Essential Oil Spotlight, we are going to be speaking of one of my favorite essential oils: Bergamot. The sweet, lively, citrusy scent of bergamot hides within it great power to encourage positive feelings, to help uplift and those who use it, even in their darkest times. Known as the oil of self-acceptance, bergamot has […]

Essential Oil Spotlight: Basil

Essential Oil Spotlight: Basil

Today on our Essential Oil Spotlight, we are featuring one of our favorite essential oils: Basil! Basil has a long, interesting history as it has been used for centuries to help support respiratory needs, to aid in digestive and kidney ailments, as a healing support with poisonous or snake bites, to help support proper body […]

Essential Oil Spotlight: Arborvitae

Essential Oil Spotlight: Arborvitae

Today I would like to begin a new series: Essential Oil Spotlight! Over time, I hope to share information on hundreds of essential oils, but first…let me introduce you to one that has made a significant impact on our family. Arborvitae trees are among the most commonly planted cedar trees as they grow easily and […]

Update On My Daughter’s Eyes

Update On My Daughter’s Eyes

If you have been to visit this page before, chances are that you have heard or read the story about my daughter’s rapidly failing vision… Last month we went to the Retina Foundation and learned that she definitely does not have cone-rod dystrophy but does likely have Stargardts Disease (which is the better of the two probable […]

Welcome!

Welcome!

  For our inaugural post, it seems most appropriate to share with you our story, the reason why this blog came to be. You will see this post permanently parked over at the “About” section, though I still feel it is appropriate to share it here. Thank you for joining us on this journey…one where […]