Author Archives: Curt Siters

About Curt Siters

Curt Siters is a Young Living Distributor. He has not been a fan of allopathic medicine and has been trying to find a healing modality that works, works well and works quickly for may years. Until he met his current girlfriend essential oils were not an option as the ones sold in stores just did not feel right. When he met Evelyn she introduced him to Young Living Essential Oils and he has been hooked on them ever since.

Testing Essential Oils: What is an essential oil?

In the world of science, especially for testing purposes, an essential oil might be defined as: a viscous fluid composed of volatile aromatic, and other, compounds created through the natural processes of plants. To continue…

Top 10 Questions to Ask Your Essential Oil Distributor or Store

There is a growing interest in the use essential oils for health and a growing number of sources. Here is a list of 10 questions you should be asking your supplier to ensure that you…

Beat the Blues, Beat the Blahs and Get Inspired

Winter time and the holiday season can make people sing the blues instead of caroles, Seasonal Affective disorder is becoming the reason behind the blahs and when that happens inspiration is lost. We become lethargic…

Ten Tips For Winter Wellness

A friend of mine sent me this article about 10 tips for staying healthy during the holiday and winter season. They are simple tips for men, women and children to stay well. The wonders of…

Government, Religion, Business, MLM and Network Marketing – Which Is A Pyramid

Pyramid schemes abound. How can you tell what is a pyramid scheme and what isn’t? Can a pyramid be good, or are they all bad? (See the FTC website for more information about pyramid schemes…

Multi-Level-Marketing is a Viable Business Model

Many people fear that MLM (multi-level marketing) is a scam/pyramid/non-working business model. Granted there may be businesses out there that use MLM as a business model that are scams or pyramids. Most are not. However,…

Autoship Programs – the Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Autoship is system whereby a company rewards loyal customers with lower prices. Many companies make use of it to provide a constant stream of product to their customers. It is used mostly by companies that…

What are essential oils and how do we get them?

What are Essential Oils? Strictly speaking essential oils are the aromatic volatile lipid-soluble portion of the fluids of a plant containing odiferous compounds. They can come from any part of a plant including, but not…

Why Essential Oils (Don’t) Work

I have heard stories that essential oils don’t work. Guess what, allopathic medicine doesn’t always work either. Have you heard the news that antibiotics, such as penicillin, is at the end of the road? Have…

My Introduction to Essential Oils and Aromatherapy

Essential Oils were not an option for maintaining health, prevention or healing where I grew up – which was a fairly isolated cove in central Pennsylvania where there were three towns of 2-3 thousand people…

Emergency Preparedness – what’s in your kit?

Disasters can occur anytime. Fortunately, for the most part, occur at certain times of the year. Here in the U.S. in the Northeast most disasters happen in the winter with blizzards, while in the Southeast…

What can NingXia Red do for you?

Energy Level of Volunteers at a Large Event In the fall of 2005 I attended a 3 day intensive for personal development seminar and in the spring of 2006 I volunteered to work at the…

Easy Peppermint Essential Oil Chocolate Milk

I love chocolate milk. I love peppermint bark. The other night it hit me – why not combine them for a special treat? Take 8oz. of your favorite milk. Add your favorite chocolate milk mix…

An Ode to Thieves (a poem about the history of Thieves essential oil)

My girlfriend is an essential oil distributor for Young Living and loves Thieves Essential Oil based products. So, one night a few years back she took me out to dinner at Panera’s and told me…

Mold on TV

I enjoy watching shows like “Holmes on Homes“, “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” and “Income Property“. One thing I have noticed about these shows lately is that more often they are encountering mold. Best estimates are…

Mercury, Autism and the Court

Recently a ruling was handed down by the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program, aka the vaccine court, that there is no link between the presence of the heavy metal mercury in thimerisal and autism. It…

Always use caution when using essential oils

I was reminded of this when the other day I met up with a friend who told that they were under a lot of stress which resulted in high blood pressure. She has been under…

Aroma and Spirituality

Aroma and sprituality have been intertwined from before recorded history. It predates Paganism, Islam, Christianity, Judaism, Buddhism, Hinduism, the romans, the Greeks, and ancient Egypt. The earliest known expression of religion dates back 100,000 years…

Valentines Day Gift Ideas

Valentines Day is fast approaching and soon everyone will be looking for the perfect gift for their special someone. There will be chocolates and flowers – especially roses – as well as other assorted gifts,…

Can essential oils raise your frequency?

Ever since I learned about essential oils having a frequency I have tried to find information on how frequency would affect healing. To date all I have uncovered is a lot of quoting from one…