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Back Yard Medicine

Did you know there are a whole host of weeds you can use medicinally? Welcome, to the fascinating world of herbalism. | Virginia George

Last summer a friend posted a picture of a plant on Facebook, asking what it was. I looked at the picture and said, “Pfft. That’s just a weed. It’s everywhere in my yard and I pull it like crazy. Can’t get rid of it!” When others confirmed it was motherwort, she was ecstatic. Imagine my surprise. I […]

Quit Pulling Dandelions and Nurture Your Marriage!

Quit pulling dandelions in your marriage. Instead, nourish the grass to choke out the weeds. | Virginia George

Dandelions get a bad rap. Virtually no one over the age of 12 appreciates them properly. Except maybe my grandma. She loved dandelions, they have bright yellow blooms, grow easily, and are totally free! The way I see it, they are the flower of love. They are inevitably the first flower a child picks for those […]

The Principle of Good Intent

This principle changed my marriage. 3 simple words make all the difference in conflict. | Virginia George

Several months ago I was listening to a podcast while making dinner. It was a motivational speaker and his wife; they were answering callers’ questions, and in the midst of it they said a simple and very profound statement that changed everything. Frequently, it seems that the simple and obvious answers are the most elusive. How often do we […]

Dear Mom Whose Partner Is Gone

Parenting alone when your spouse is gone has a unique set of challenges. Encouragement for the mom whose spouse is gone. A lot. | Virginia George

Mother’s Day is right around the corner and I’ve gotten together with a group of bloggers to bring you a giveaway and blog hop that we are hoping will bless your socks off! We not only hope to bless several moms with some pretty awesome giveaway prizes, but we also hope to bless many more […]

Protected: Why You Shouldn’t Gift a doTERRA Membership

You might consider surprising someone with a doTERRA membership. Here's why that's a bad idea, and what to do instead. | Virginia George

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