Caravaners to Bring Special Treasures

Shutran traveled from his homeland in the Hadhramaut to the Treasury House in Ein Gedi to learn about balsam and how to extract the precious liquid from all the resins brought there by caravan. Photo © YL Wisdom We continue with a series of excerpts from D. Gary Young’s novel …

Chill out: 6 ways to stay cool with Wintergreen essential oil

Sweating in the summer? Try Wintergreen. Your feet need a break after the back-to-school hustle? Use Wintergreen. Needing a winter-will-never-end pick-me-up? May we suggest Wintergreen? Don’t be misled by the name of this oil—Wintergreen essential oil has year-round benefits. And just like that cool guy or gal you’re always looking …

Shutran Extracts Holy Oils at Ein Gedi

Gary’s Christmas gift to you! Today begins excerpts from his powerful novel, “The One Gift.” Today begins a series of excerpts from D. Gary Young’s novel The One Gift. It is the action-filled story of a Bedouin caravan commander named Shutran. One reader called it “an unforgettable and informative novel …

Meet eligible essential oils: Your dream date awaits

In a world of swiping right, left, up, and down, finding romantic love on your phone is another part of daily life. If you’re looking for love, we have found your perfect match. Read below to see which essential oil you’d swipe right on. About Cypress Indoors < outdoors Mountains ...

Surrender Negativity and Unconscious Manipulation With Essential Oils

Editor’s Note: This blog post is the fifth and sixth of six summarizing the workshop given by D. Gary Young at the 2012 Young Living International Grand Convention on spiritual healing. In the previous posts, Gary talked about: Connecting to emotions through writing and essential oils Emotion therapy Understanding energy …

New to essential oils? 15 oils for beginners

Congratulations! You’ve finally found the ticket to living a life more full of health and happiness: essential oils! With hundreds of oils and almost as many ways to use each one, starting out with essential oils can feel a bit overwhelming. That’s why we’ve compiled a dozen resources and are …

Get a whiff of this: DIY bathroom spray

Can we take a moment to clear the air? Bathroom odors can be legit stinky. Sometimes there’s no way around making your business somebody else’s business—until now. Stop bathroom odors before they get embarrassing with our DIY bathroom spray. Whether you’re home alone, sharing a hotel room, or hosting a …

Programming Positivity and Releasing Negativity With Essential Oils

Editor’s Note: This blog post is the fourth of six summarizing the workshop given by D. Gary Young at the 2012 Young Living International Grand Convention on spiritual healing. In the previous posts, Gary talked about: Connecting to emotions through writing and essential oils Emotion therapy Understanding energy Now he …

6 shocking facts you should know about recycling

Your soda cans are crushed, your water bottles are reusable, and your bank statements are paperless. You’ve even found dozens of creative ways to reuse empty essential oil bottles. You deserve the highest of fives for zeroing in on ways to help us achieve our 5×5 Pledge goal of zero …

7 reasons to have a crush on Jasmine essential oil

You know the flutter in your chest you got when you saw a cute someone walking down the halls of your high school? We get the same feeling when breathing in Jasmine essential oil. Rare, precious, and absolutely exquisite, this delicate oil gives us a first crush blush. It’s so …

Understanding Energy and Emotions

Think back to when you first saw your sweetheart. The emotion and connection you felt was instant and propelled by energy. In order to understand emotions and spirituality, we must understand energy. How many of you have been in love at least once in your life? How many times can …

Keep calm: Fall in love with Roman and German Chamomile

With hundreds of essential oils to choose from, finding your favorites can be overwhelming. Cast your worries aside–we have two calming aromas to add to your collection. Take a tour through Europe with us to discover the benefits of Roman and German Chamomile. What is chamomile? This precious white and …

5 essential oils to simplify your life

For any rough situation, there’s often a simple solution. Tackle pesky issues like stale odors, musty linens, flakey skin, or sticky countertops with the simplicity of essential oils! We like these five versatile oils for getting started. Thieves essential oil blend Every essential oil collection needs this multipurpose master. Thieves® …

Open Your Mind to Start Inner Discovery, With Essential Oils

Editor’s Note: This blog post is the second of six that are an overview of the workshop given by D. Gary Young at the 2012 Young Living International Grand Convention, on spiritual healing. In the convention break-out session, we watched scenes from the movie Iron Will. Young Will Stoneman wanted to …

Quiz: Get sorted into your Young Living house!

Are you bold, smart, hardworking, or ambitious? Do people tell you that you’re brave, gifted, loyal, or zealous? The traits you identify with most will determine your Young Living house! Your house is something like your family—so take the quiz, get the magic password, and find out where you belong. …

Back to School Essentials

Fall is one of our favorite seasons of the year—it’s cooler than summer, warmer than winter, and the changing colors are simply gorgeous. It’s also the time of the year when school starts again and the hustle and bustle of life seem to go into overdrive. With so much going …

Buzz cut or blowout: Rock your ‘do with this DIY hair pomade

There’s nothing like sitting in a salon chair watching as the barber works his magic. After a relaxing wash, a sharp haircut, and a close shave, you’re feelin’ fabulous. But how do you preserve your pompadour or give props to your pixie once you’ve left the land of polished locks? …