Essential Oils

Essential oils are non water-based phytochemicals made up of volatile organic compounds. Although they are fat soluble, they do not include fatty lipids or acids found in vegetable and animal oils. Essential oils are very clean, almost crisp, to the touch and are immediately absorbed by the skin. Pure, unadulterated essential oils are translucent and […]

W.K. Kellogg Foundation First Food Conference 2014

Last week I had the privilege of attending the W.K. Kellogg Foundation First Food Conference held here in San Antonio.  This Conference is a result of the Kellogg Foundation’s efforts to further its mission to “improve the lives of vulnerable children.”  Through this First Food Conference they are hoping to assist in “accelerating a cultural […]

Happy New Year 2013!

Hopefully your New Year has gotten off to a great start.  Mine has been a little slow…or make that I have been a little slow but I’m trying to get back into the swing of things.  Last Fall truly was a whirlwind of activity and so now I feel the need to re-group.  Ginger Chun […]

Interview with Robin Rabenschlag, CPM

I’m finally back with my next installment of my series on local Childbirth Professionals.  It’s been a crazy month with babies being born and lots of work for me in my new academic pursuits (which I plan to blog about soon).  I recently was lucky enough to have lunch with another of my favorite ladies […]