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Frankincense Essential Oil; Self-reflection and the Change of Season

The Frankincense tree can grow right out of a rock. Native to the middle east, in a most unforgiving terrain, its bulbous and twisted roots can just latch on to a rock’s scraggy surface

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The Inner and Outer Beauty of Amel Larrieux

Being a green makeup artist that lives a sustainable lifestyle, my favorite beauties to work with are the ones who are like-minded. It’s a beautiful thing when I come across a like-minded spirit who

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Green Guy’s Perfect Day Ojai, CA

Between Los Angeles and San Francisco, you encounter town after town that qualify as either sleepy or dreamy. Ojai (O-hi) is definitely dreamy. It’s the perfect blend of casual and relaxing with artsy stores,

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Fibromyalgia Increases Fatigue in an Exhausted Population

Fibromyalgia is a syndrome rather than a disease, and affects up to 10 million American a year. My mother was finally diagnosed after years of frustrating and often mystifying misdiagnosis. Unlike a disease, which

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Stand-up Paddle Boarding is Great Exercise

This newish water sport of stand-up paddle boarding (or SUP)  is an emerging sport with its roots in Hawaii, pioneered in the Islands by Hawaii’s premiere watermen. An ancient pastime, the board sport has recently

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