Quite recently, I discovered and started using helichrysum oil. Quite honestly, I’m hooked on it. It has so many amazing properties; the only downside is that it’s quite pricy. I’m looking at it here as a medicinal oil, some of which may not have a great aroma but usually will make up for it by… Continue reading Helichrysum Essential Oil
Curcumin is truly said to be a miracle spice! It is a spice I like to take myself every evening to help with those aches and pains that become part of life in middle age for many people. I’m certain it is helpful for me, but naturally everyone has a different physiology and will derive… Continue reading Curcumin
I can’t remember the last time I didn’t have a fringe. I think I was probably in my 20’s – and that was a long time ago as I’m a very mature person now. I’ve tried growing it out a few times as my fringe doesn’t seem to sit right these days; a troublesome cow… Continue reading Growing out my fringe
Sometimes I can’t believe how astonishingly lucky I am to have them in my life. I mean of course my dogs. My daughter pointed out the other day that we’ve officially become ‘mad dog people’. Over the past seven months our little canine gang have taken over lives and our hearts completely. Without their cheerful,… Continue reading A four legged friend
Today I was attending a Zoom meeting of a local community group and we were all asked to read out loud, a poem that we’d written ourselves or one that was perhaps a favorite or amusing poem. This poem was my choice….. The Road Not Taken by Robert Frost – 1916 Two roads diverged in… Continue reading The Road Not Taken
Aromatherapy is a very special therapy that can almost be classed as a sort of magic. No doubt in the past, the use of plants in a way that can herald miraculous results may have been labelled as witchcraft. The amazing properties that many plants contain and the variety of uses they have will never… Continue reading Aromatherapy – What Exactly is it?
It hasn’t been the best of years for any of us; I’ve had my share of miserable years like we all have, but 2020 is different in the respect that it feels like a period of ‘nothingness’. No holidays, birthday parties, wedding celebrations, meals out with pals for many. And for others, even worse of… Continue reading A year unlike no other
Finally moving over from Blogger. Thoughts on health and well-being. Beauty inside and out. I’ll be moving some if my posts from my old blog, Violet Vibrations over here. Hope you find something of interest