Support Your People!

Experiencing failure and pain is the price we pay for character. Yes, my hands were frozen from frostbite. Just part of the learning experience. Was that a reason to quit? No, it wasn’t a reason to quit. This is coming across Willow Lake toward the finishing line. Oh, what another …

Take Time to Sharpen Your Saw

To be successful, we need quiet time. We need to disconnect from the world. This is where I disconnected because I needed to get my mind straight. I needed to get my mind off all the problems and all the people telling me I was going to die, this wouldn’t …

When It’s Quiet, You Can Think!

Arriving at the Deshka Landing check point Sunday evening, 6:30 p.m., February 5. As I came around the corner, there was Josef. Whoa, man, all of those problems, all of those bad thoughts just vanished. Josef was there, Mary, Janae, Matt, Lori, Mark, the film crew. What a rewarding feeling …

Take Care of Your People!

And this is what I told myself. I said, “Gary, you’re going to do this! You’re not quitting. Because if you die, you’ll still be an example to your boys that you don’t quit just because it gets difficult. You just don’t quit.” So when life knocks you down, roll …

You Don’t Quit!

Yes, in those times your head will play games with you, and it will convince you to quit. It will give you every reason to quit. I even entertained those ideas, and you can entertain them if you know who you are. I was standing on those runners going across …

The Timely High Five!

Now, you will have interruptions. So, I’m there; it was 17°F below that morning, and I was cold. I’d been on the trail for almost six days altogether, and I was tired. My bones were frozen, my bones were aching. My heart was doing things it shouldn’t do. I was …

DIY Thieves Cleaning Fizzies

Certain chores around the house are less than desirable. For you, maybe it’s taking out the garbage or cleaning out the fridge, but we can all agree that cleaning the toilet isn’t something to look forward to. That’s why we’ve created the perfect solution that will leave your bathroom smelling …

8 practical tips for using Oregano

You may associate oregano with pizza or homemade marinara sauce, but there are several different ways that it can be useful in your life. From massage to purifying diffuser blends, Oregano essential oil will surprise you with its versatility and unique properties. Read below and discover how to use Oregano …

Essential Oils and Pets: A Quick How-To

You love to share essential oils with your family, so it makes sense that you want to share them with your pets as well! Before you begin using essential oils for pets, you need to know the answers to some important questions. Can you use essential oils on dogs, cats, …

6 reasons to love R.C. essential oil

Picture this: You come home from a long day, drop into your favorite recliner, and then remember five more things you need to cross off your to-do list before you can kick back. Sound familiar? You need to find out about the refreshing benefits and uses of R.C. essential oil …

Ep50: Work Smarter, Not Harder

Listen to Podcast by Clicking Here     As a full-time mom and a Young Living business leader, Crown Diamond Callie Shepherd is a wiz when it comes to time management and success. In this Drop of Inspiration episode, Callie shares her go-to tips that are sure to make an …

20 essential oils under $20

It’s not often in life that you find a product with amazing benefits and uses that’s less than the newest bestseller. We’re thrilled that we can bring wellness, purpose, and abundance into your life with these products! See below for our 20 favorite oils that will enrich your home without …

5 essential oils for travelers

The thrill of purchasing an airline ticket to a new country is the starting point of exciting and magical vacations. Whether you’re headed to Rome, Morocco, or Nantucket, travel can create some of the happiest memories. Navigating airports, foreign languages, or unknown cities, however, can put a damper on an …

Quiz: 10 questions that prove you’re an EO master

Most people who’ve heard of Young Living essential oils may be familiar with must-have essential oils such as Peppermint, Lemongrass, Lavender, and Frankincense. However, Young Living offers a plethora of products that even the most enthusiastic EO fans have never used or heard of, like Ylang Ylang essential oil. Each …

7 essential oils you won’t want to live without

With so many essential oils to choose from, we can’t pick favorites. But there are some oils we keep coming back to over and over again. Whether we want to get some rest and relaxation, or we want to liven up our living areas, these are the oils we can always …

Quiz: Which essential oil should you use today?

It’s a new day full of new possibilities—but where will those possibilities take you? Take our quiz to find out what to put on your schedule today! The best part? We’ll pair your vibe with an essential oil to set the tone for whatever your day has in store!   Looking …

How to use Young Living’s three Eucalyptus essential oils

The sharp, refreshing aroma of Eucalyptus essential oil is a familiar one, even to those who are new to exploring essential oils. Spas, yoga studios, and even high-end hair salons have used the distinct and delightful scent for decades to welcome guests into relaxation. What you may not know is …

Ingredients you’ll never find in YL products

Do you remember ninth grade biology class? The pungent smell of formaldehyde filling the air as you performed the public school ritual of frog dissection? Did you know that many popular personal care products list formaldehyde as an ingredient or mention a preservative that releases formaldehyde? Yeah, we think it’s …

Essential oils (and more!) for your inner athlete

What’s your reason for getting your body moving? Maybe you’re looking for a new way to relieve some stress, or maybe you want to push yourself to excel at a sport you love. Maybe you want to show yourself that you can achieve whatever you put your mind to! Whatever …