Merry Christmas, 5 Blessings, 5 Things I’m Grateful for…

DixeyLand Merry Christmas, Grateful, BlessingsHere’s a list of 5 Blessings and 5 Things I am grateful for.

Blessed to be a part of a large beautiful family tree.

Grateful for moments with friends.

Blessed with LOVE that surrounds me and plenty of LOVE to share!

Grateful for those tried and true, they help restore my faith.

Blessed to always have hope at the end of each day.

Grateful for the Family, Friends, Love, Faith, Hope, Wonder, Intelligence, Simplicity and Power to FEED my Spirit.

Blessed with the ability to discover each molecule of each day with wonder.

Grateful for the wisdom that has been shared with me and through me.

Blessed with desire and motivation to keep life simple and easy going.

Grateful for the energy that carries me through each day. Grateful for the power to be and to become.

What are you Blessed with or Grateful for at the close of 2017?

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Today is A Gift

History, Mystery, Gift

“Yesterday is history. Tomorrow is a mystery… Today is a gift.

 ~ Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962)

Speaking of Gifts. I’m giving away a 5ml bottle of Young Living Essential Oil on Christmas.

Click on the image to Enter for your chance to Win.

Don’t Be The Same. BE BETTER!

Don’t be the same, be better!

Enter to Win 5ml Young Living Essential Oil Christmas Giveaway

In the Spirit of Giving, in the hopes that I might be able to help someone over the Holidays, I am holding a Christmas Giveaway.

Deadline to enter is 12/25 at Midnight. Just Click the Follow button at the top.

No Purchase Necessary, 18 to enter, US Residents Only.

Yes! Even if you are already a subscriber, a friend or a relative. Just share and like on my posts and you will be entered for a chance to win. I want all of my family and friends to have oils in their bag of tricks.

Congratulations Kim Smith, Winner, 5ml YL Oil Giveaway

DixeyLand Giveaway WinnerCongratulations Kim Smith, Jasper, AL,

You are the LUCKY WINNER of this FREEbie!!

Many Thanks to all who entered for a chance at winning a free 5ml bottle of YL oil.

For anyone who did not get a chance to enter, never fear!!

The next give away is simmering in the pot, so check back often.

Love You Guys, Hope everyone is blessed this Holiday Season.

Do What You Can, Use What You Have!

Use what you have

“Begin to free yourself at once by doing all that is possible with the means you have, and as you proceed in this spirit the way will open for you to do more.” ~ Robert Collier

Hawthorn

Hawthorn BerriesHawthorn belongs to the rose family.

Used for generations as a symbol of Hope.

A small thorny tree that bears tiny red berries. This fruit is used in all kinds of foods in many different countries.

Research over the last 100 years is indicating hawthorn as beneficial to the cardiovascular system.

Hawthorn may help lower blood pressure and reduce angina.

German pharmacies use hawthorn a lot. Both prescription and over the counter.

Hawthorn isn’t really known to have any dangerous side effects.

BUT it’s never a good idea to Dr. your own heart! If you want to use hawthorn to treat your blood vessels and heart talk to your doctor about adding it to your regimen.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

Guarana

GuaranaA wood vine grown in the Amazon Basin.

As much as triple the caffeine as a cup of java.

The seeds are sometimes eaten by the spoonful and sometimes pulverized with added water to make a paste.

Dried paste is used to make a hot coffee like beverage.

Guarana may have the ability to keep red blood cells moving instead of clumping together, which could prevent a heart attack, but way more research is needed.

NOTE: Guarana is REALLY powerful enough to give most people the jitters or a headache. I think I’ll opt for a good old fashioned cup of coffee instead.

I am currently hunting up a picture of this plant.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

6 Recipes for Winter Wellness

Ran across this older compilation of ideas, Thought I’d share.

“Try These 6 Recipes for Winter Wellness

From rose hip syrup to “fire cider,” natural remedies can help you fight seasonal maladies.

Thyme Gargle, Organic Lip Balm, Rosehip Syrup, Fire Cider, Roasted Squash Seeds & Ginger Honey Tea”

Winter Wellness RecipesWritten by Jennifer KayeKate Malongowski posted Dec 20, 2011

Click here to see this list of EASY Winter Wellness Recipes.

Got any other good ideas? Leave me a comment and let me know.

Sending Out Holiday Well Wishes

My Christmas Wishes For You are Love, Wellness, Warmth, and Merry Bright Cheer!