Copywriting & Copyediting
Mindy is the author of several books and over 60 articles. She has served as an expert reader and editor of technical information dealing with botanicals. She has also written and edited PR copy, marketing materials and sales sheets.
Springtime Blends Soothing Aromas and Wellness
More than any other time of year, spring brings a sense of personal restoration that is reflected in our environment through the green, lush, prolific power of resurgent plant energy, so full of burgeoning life and boundless possibilities...
Reformatting your Energetic Architecture using Essential Oils
Aromatic plants have been used throughout time in medicine, cosmetic care, spiritual practices and ritual ceremonies. For nearly a century, modern science has known that the chemical constituents found in essential oils have therapeutic value, and that essential oils offer a multitude of chemical constituents that are effective against a wide variety of pathogens...
Many men take little time for their health. But what if contributing to your well-being involved doing little but scheduling and enjoying a relaxing aromatic massage? It is estimated that 90% of doctor’s visits are for stress related ailments; isn’t it great to know that one of the best stress busters is easily achieved by letting someone else do all the work? That is nearly as good and much better for you than spending the day on the couch watching sports and drinking a beer (okay, almost).
Nothing holds the promise of life more than the colorful young blooms bursting with a vigor that only spring can deliver.
We enjoy flowers as cuttings and sometimes for their fragrance, but few of us realize that there are a number of edible blossoms that can do more than grace our centerpiece...
Now that you have a solid basis for the principles of blending, here are the guidelines that categorize the essential oils into groups from which to blend. The ‘notes’ are based on evaporation rates. High evaporating oils are at the top of the scale, with the slowest and thickest oils at the bottom.
The “art of bathing” is more than simply getting clean in the tub. For many of us, an evening bath is a way to wash away the troubles of the day. With the right intention, the bath presents an opportunity for physical, spiritual and mental renewal. The earliest written information on therapeutic bathing is recorded in the Indian Vedas, 1500 B.C...