The BEDROOM OIL My Wife-Friends RAVE About | Giveaway

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She was bursting with excitement: "Girl, it worrrrrks!" She went on to explain how she first gave him a soothing lower-back massage, using the Peppermint and Lavender oil from her wholesale premium starter kit... ...then she applied 5 - 6 drops of Shutran oil directly to his (ahem) and she massaged it in with some coconut oil before "the two became one," if you know what I mean (wink, wink, nudge, nudge). Suggestion: Start with 1 drop, especially...
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The End of a Chapter: Moving Forward by Faith

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I skimmed the surface of her shorn hair, wrapped my arm around the underside of her strong neck, and pressed my cheek to the pony Pixie's face. She felt like velvet and smelled like earth. I whispered that it wasn't goodbye, but wondered if she could feel my doubt -- as horses can. The truth is, I know it's the ending of a chapter in my life. And I don't yet know what it's the start of....
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4 Sexy Ways Christian Women CAN Prepare for Marriage

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I couldn't believe it: A successful, godly woman was sharing her hot-marriage secrets with me. (And I mean HOT.) As a churchgoer almost my entire life, it was the first time a Christian wife had shared such intimate and specific marriage advice with me. Advice that wasn't only about sex. (But was definitely about sex, too. #BowChickaWowWow) And as she spoke, I began to cry unexpectedly. At 33 years old, I couldn't tell you how many Christian friends and mentors I'd...
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Why I Horse Around | My Visit with Kathy K. Taylor

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Until there are physical or relational symptoms, you and I don't always realize how we're pained or blocked emotionally. That's one reason I love to horse around... ...and couldn't wait to when I visited my friend Kathy. As she says in her TEDxUTA talk: "Horses are 100% honest, 100% of the time." From the moment Kathy and I began my session, I knew this wouldn't be like any other type of therapeutic experience I've had so...
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Former “Other Woman” Warns Adulteresses Everywhere

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Being the "other woman" in a married man's affair was one of the most powerful and painful experiences of my life so far. If, after looking at my photo, you're surprised -- that I don't "look like" someone who could have had an affair -- then you've seen too many of those cheesy made-for-TV movies. I don't own red lipstick. I don't live in lingerie. And I wasn't prowling for a married man when our 6-month relationship began....
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Nontoxic Pumpkin Spice Diffuser Recipe

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Nontoxic Pumpkin Spice Diffuser Blend Did You Know: Various studies by doctors have suggested that burning scented candles or burning incense in your home or office can have similar effects as smoking cigarettes? But diffusing? That's simply water and pure Nutmeg, Clove, Cinnamon Bark, Orange, and Ginger oils. No chemical yuck for you or your family to breathe in. What You'll Need: A diffuser (or two) Clove Vitality™ Oil Ginger Vitality™ Oil Orange Vitality™ Oil...
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Releasing Shame, Receiving Freedom

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Watch: Releasing Shame, Receiving Freedom with Redeemed Adulteress, Author, and Redemption Advocate Rebecca Halton (Already saw it? Keep scrolling!) Your Next Steps (as mentioned in the video) Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead By Brené Brown Switch on Your Brain By Dr. Caroline Leaf Releasing Emotional Patterns with Essential Oils By Carolyn L. Mein, D.C. Here Are Your Oils: 1. Start here; (A new window...
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Dear Endometriosis, Thank You

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Dear Endometriosis, When we first met, I don’t think I could have imagined saying these two words to you, but: Thank you. (I’m not kidding. I’m not being sarcastic.) I may not have picked you. But God has purposed you. You have become one of my greatest motivators. If it weren’t for you, I don’t think I would have: Honestly evaluated where my life was — and where it was heading unless I made personal…

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How Would I Pay for Another Surgery?!

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Welcome to my life with Stage IV endometriosis. This month, I'll find out if another surgery is in my near(er) future. That would bring me to four surgeries since October 2016. That's nothing: I've met women with endometriosis who are in the double digits. It's only been six months since my third surgery: a hysterectomy. (Hysterectomy is not a cure for endometriosis. Especially not Stage IV.) But whether ultrasound, first, or surgery (or both), it's all...
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Move Your Writing Dream Forward | FREE 1:1 Coaching

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For a limited time, I'm offering an exclusive opportunity to receive a FREE, 30-minute writing-coaching session with me. (The sooner you take the next steps, the sooner we talk.)  What to Expect: 1 - You must first take the next two steps below, for a free writing-coaching session. 2 - All set? I'll be notified by email after you've completed both steps below. 2 - I'll personally follow up with you on my next business day, to schedule. 3...
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