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Do you want to know how to make our HEALING BODY BALM?

Are interested in making our HEALING BODY BALM at home?  The first step is one of the most important steps. It is to infuse the plants in olive oil for at least 4 weeks. This step is crucial and allows for the medicinal properties of the plants to infuse into the olive oil. It is important to used dried plants.  For our HEALING BODY BALM I use:  ORGANIC CALENDULA FLOWERS ORGANIC CHAMMOMILE FLOWERS ORGANIC MARSHMALLOW ROOT ORGANIC EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL.  To complete the infusion process you will need; a glass mason jar with lid, plants and olive oil. Place the plants into the glass jar. I use an equal amount of each of the plants. Add plants until the...

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Good-Bye 2019 - Hello 2020!

I know it is so cheesy and cliche.... but I get a little emotional thinking about this past year and how thankful I am for everything in my life.  When I reflect on 2019, it was a year FULL of new beginnings... It was the 1st year of Jocassee Trading Co and I really tried hard to dive in and promote our products - that was harder than I ever imagined! Greg, my husband started providing private boat tours of Lake Jocassee, and people LOVED them! Our daughter ELLE started kindergarten! I started back to school for nursing! AAAHH! My brother Joey and Sister-in-law Mary got married! We had two new babies born - our sweet, handsome nephew Jake and...

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