• Are Your Adrenals Dragging?

    Join us for a live stream, beginning tonight, Wed 10/9, at 8pm!  Live Stream: Are Your Adrenals Dragging? I don’t know how many times I have asked my doctor, talked to a friend, read a book, or searched the internet for ways to help my adrenals. Our adrenals are small but busy glands producing hormones that regulate our body systems.  Their most important role is helping us deal with stress. Dr. LeAnne Deardeuff says that, “The adrenal glands of a person who lives a stress-filled life are constantly secreting cortisol in an effort to deal with the stress.”   This can wreak havoc on both our hormones and immune system. Adrenal…

  • Why Cleanse?

    “True health is self-made”. Have you heard that before?   Can we personally affect our health, or is a pill our only option for allergies or infertility? I’m going to challenge the status quo, and ask, “What if it’s not our only option after all?” Don’t get me wrong, doctors are an asset and the medical field is much needed. If you are in a car wreck, you need a hospital. If your little one breaks a bone, you need a doctor. And there are certainly medications out there that are absolutely necessary. Doctors are a blessing. And so are alternative options, whenever possible. What does Dr. Leanne Dearduff, author…

  • Top Ten Responses to Essential Oils – A Husband’s Journey

    Enjoy my husband’s take on his intro into the world of essential oils! 10. “Essential what? Well it sounds like the fad of the week to me. Can’t be that essential if we’ve been doing just fine without them up to this point. (Hey honey, where are the pain relievers?)  Alllllrighhhtt go ahead and get some.” -whatever it takes to keep the wife happy. 9. Every time I walk in the house it smells like a different flower, fruit, or tree. 8. Every time the kids walk in with bug bites, scrapes, or are starting not to feel so good, she douses them. 7. I wonder what that Ylang Ylang…

  • Learn About Essential Oils, Get a $25 Amazon card and a FREE Reference Book When You Join!

    I love my Young Living Essential Oils! We use them DAILY in our house and love having healthy alternatives to common meds, cleaners, supplements and personal care products! It’s easy for you to get some Young Living oils in your house, and I have a special offer, just for Renaissance Mama readers! When you order your own Premium Starter kit (which is a fabulous deal all on its own, with 11 oils AND a diffuser), I will send you a $25 Amazon gift card AND a free reference book!   Your starter kit includes * 11 Everyday Oils (Lavender, Lemon, Peppermint, Thieves, Purification, Frankincense, Panaway, Stress-Away AND new favorites: RC, DiGize,…