Last night, I had the honor of teaching an online class to over 800 women on ways in which the gift of essential oils can be used to enhance, restore, and inspire couples in one of the holiest places in the world…the marriage bed. While I was focused on interacting with this amazing group of ladies,… Read more »

Welcome! This four-minute video will only take a few, short moments of your time. But, what if it changed your life? Be sure to let the Common Scents team member who told you about this video know what you thought! For years, many Christian families have rejected the 9-5 job model and pursued a family economy—one where a husband and wife work… Read more »

You may have seen the passive aggressive “open letter” one mom apparently wrote publicly to her friend, detailing her frustration with her friend’s involvement in an unnamed network marketing company. Specifically, the writer claims that her friend’s association with this company has compromised their relationship. She describes a friend who isn’t so friendly—who often puts… Read more »

Two weeks ago, James and I arrived home safely from our all-expense paid trip to Croatia and Paris. Our two-week excursion was preceded by business-building efforts with our team in Glasgow, Scotland where Shael and James Haram are doing a fantastic job sharing God’s gift of oils in the UK! Then, we headed to Split,… Read more »

Island music, fresh papaya, soul-warming sunshine, breathtaking waterfalls and seascapes, and the scent of lush, tropical greenery, salty ocean, and coconut oil…we celebrated all five of our senses on our trip to Hawaii! God is so gracious to have given man the ability to experience life in ways that stir our emotions to such depths. It’s… Read more »

In 2012, James and I advanced to the rank of Silver with Young Living; so, in celebration, they invited us to an all-expense paid trip to Northern Idaho for their annual Silver Retreat. It was spectacular!

I’ve been using essential oils for over a decade and I have learned to appreciate many of their amazing qualities. However, when I started using Young Living Therapeutic Grade Essential Oils, I was amazed by the difference in quality from the oils I had previously used. See  Safe or Toxic: How Much Do You Know about Essential… Read more »