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My Passion for wellness

Like so many of you, I discovered a passion for health and wellness when faced with a health crisis of my own. If you take the time to read any blog posts,  you will see that I am no stranger to pain or illness. While one of the things I blog about is wellness, I am, by no means a picture of health. I do what I can to promote health for my family and I in Aiken, SC. One thing I do is use essential oils. A lot. I’m always slathering something on me or diffusing one of my favorites or a blend of several. I use Young  Living Essential Oils, and teach other people the health benefits of essential oils as well! In this video I explain one of the ways to use an essential oil blend, called Thieves.

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Family, Faith and Country

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In a nutshell

Short and Sweet

Jarrod and I met in the US Navy where we both served on the USS Kennedy. We grew into love and had 2 beautiful kids. Emma, now identifying as Tyler, and our son, Jack. We also love our furry friend, Lucy! I love my family, my country and my Lord God. You can read more about all of my “loves” in the blog. 🙂

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Jarrod

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Jack

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Tyler

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All of us

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Us, back in the day!
Jarrod and I met in the Navy in March of 1997. We found out that we were both from Massachusetts and had a very similar sense of humor. I think we started hanging out in November after a six month deployment in the Mediterranean and Persian Gulf and began dating in January of 1998. We were together as often as possible and loved to go bowling, shoot pool, watch movies, and walk around the mall. It’s the simple things in life that bring us joy, right? On February 14, 1999, Jarrod and I went for a walk where I lived with a friend. We ended up on a little boardwalk that overlooked a small pond with a fountain. I turned around to see him on one knee as he asked me to marry him. was definitely not expecting that but of course I said, “yes.” From September 1999 to March of 2000, we were on another deployment with our ship, the USS John F. Kennedy. My mom actually planned our whole wedding for us. She would email me pictures of cakes and different things so we could choose. On April 8th 2000, we were married at an old country inn in western Massachusetts and had our reception in an old barn. It was pretty awesome! Jarrod is my person and I cannot imagine my life without him. I love him with all that I am! We have two incredible kids. Our oldest, born Emma, presently identifying as Tyler, is 14 and Jack is 10.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_separator border_width=”2″][motov4_heading apply_on=”full” border_length=”15″ border_width=”1″ heading=”Blog Posts”][vc_masonry_grid post_type=”post” max_items=”6″ item=”basicGrid_FadeInWithSideContent” grid_id=”vc_gid:1567780380746-7ac3f67f-d872-1″ taxonomies=”37, 18″][motov4_spacer desk_hegiht=”73px”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][motov4_spacer][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][/vc_column][/vc_row]

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