Coconut Cream Curry

I was inspired to create an easy curry with organic coconut cream and a selection of dōTERRA's amazingly pure food grade essential oils. It was so super easy to make and the taste was so fresh and had that eastern spice taste I love. So when you don't have access to fresh herbs, that also perish really quickly, having these oils on hand makes...

dōTERRA membership advantages

So what does it all mean to have a wholesale account or membership with dōTERRA? ✪ We all love a bargain, to save money where we can and to have access to wholesale prices on products and the best oils. So we really feel that starting your own account is the most sensible thing to do. ✪ The most cost effective way is to start with an en...

Torn Between Two Countries

Italy versus Australia Living between two countries is both exciting, painful, amazing, enjoyable and comes with lots of challenges. For the last 2 years, we have been blessed with spending half the year in Italy and half in Australia! We love both places although find it more and more difficult to leave Italy each time! We're very lucky to have many...

Frankincense The king of essential oils

My earliest memory of smelling Frankincense was in church as a child, as Frankincense is used worldwide for ritual, in churches and temples, for prayer and mediation for millennium and even dates back to the ancient Egyptians. Enabling connection to their higher power, giving sustenance to the mind, body and soul. It's quite fascinating the way these...

Always in the right place

And the voice of the Universe said....Repeat after me. You are ALWAYS IN THE RIGHT PLACE AT THE RIGHT TIME! A blend for you to try in the diffuser, or make a "Purefume" of your own with a carrier oil. 4 drops of Juniper Berry 3 drops of Balance Blend 2 drops of Lemongrass www.shantistar.com

Citrus and floral blends

Looking for some inspiration for using your florals and citrus oils? ❤️ These combo’s are really delicious and smell amazing together. Tip for the Touch oils (Neroli, Rose & Jasmine) use a small pipette to get the oil out. 🦋 Let us know your favourite combo! 😀 Ours is Neroli, Bergamot and Lavender!

Brace yourself! Winter is coming!!

🌏 For us living in the Southern Hemisphere it’s getting a bit chilly, people are sniffing, coughing and sneezing already. 🌧 Some tips for everyone to keep their immune systems strong, stay healthy and be well! Plus our favourite ways and blends. ⭐️ When that first Oh Oh sign comes, we always have On guard (Protective Blend) as it is th...

As Above....

🌟 Love the synchronistic nature of a world that is in such balance and beauty. ♥️ Remembering that EVERYTHING is connected and therefore impacts on another. Your thoughts, thinking peace, love, intention and dreaming, etc all Matter in another space and place. 🌟 I love how Joe Dispenza talks about how we are evolving from a N...

Healing mother/father...forgiving YOU

There is something profound about healing and forgiving oneself, the mother, the father, the masculine and the feminine within. This beautiful blend tonight consisting of 6 drops of FORGIVE BLEND, 3 FRANKINCENSE, 1 GERANIUM, 2 MYRRH , is filing this space with such a delicious and powerful aroma! Forgive Blend works to assist in letting go of...

Give me some PEACE!

Looking for some PEACE? Did you know that our sense of smell is DIRECTLY linked to our moods and emotions though our Limbic Brain? These blends work so well on the emotional system of our minds and bodies, allowing us to chill and relax in no time. Which one is your favourite.

Love makes the world go round

Looking for some dreamy love blends? We all need to love ourselves, one another, the earth, the space we are in right now. Have fun and let’s share some love around! ❤️❤️❤️ ❤️❤️❤️

Gratitude

With mindfulness practice anything is possible. 😍 As Joe Dispenza says in his meditations that we partake in each morning, “It’s time to be defined by a vision of the future, instead of the memories of the past” ❤️ Blend of Spikenard - Clary Sage - Wild Orange ❤️

Cardamom roasted nut slab

❤️ Feeling a craving for a delicious Cardamom, roasted caramelised cacao slab....So I made it. Wanna know the recipe?? 😀 Cardamom Cacao Caramelised Roasted Nut Slab This is probably one of the most requested recipes to make, as everyone loves roasted nuts, and the honey caramelised taste combined with the flavour of cardamom choco...

Is it YOU?

Is it YOU? 😀 We are so excited to be a HUGE part of changing up the healthcare system, it’s a revōlution of the system at large, and we need your help! 😎 If you are wanting natural solutions to use in your home, for your family and your body & home, or you want to share them with everyone you meet (like us) then come on board with ...

Keep CALM

When you’re feeling a tad over worked or overwhelmed with life and it’s many demands, not sleeping well or you’re having anxious feelings. Honestly Vetiver ( aka Horse Tranquilliser ) combined with Copaiba ( Nerve Nectar ) it’s a combo you literally feel sweep over your body.....like in minutes. Taking the edge off the int...

Co-impact Sourcing

THIS is our why, and the reason we have chosen to partner with such a company that supports, nurtures and cares enough to really change the world. Our oils come from over 47 different countries around the globe, changing so many lives for the better and also changing the system of equality for all. So it’s far more than just an essential oi...

Lighthouse

I love this quote! Be the lighthouse and just let your light shine ❤️❤️ #lighthouse #gratitude #love #light #be #you #selfcare #cacaoaddict #shine #instaquote #lifeisbutadream

Blue Spirulina Chia Pudding

Had a craving for some Chia pudding...so " cacaoaddicted" it up to create this Blue Spirulina, Coconut, Wild Orange🍊and Maple delight. Topped off with fresh strawberries, coconut chips and cacao nibs! #instafood #yum #yummy #yumyum #delicious #eat #dessert #food #foodporn #cacaoaddict #shantistarcom #beautiful #breakfast #lunch #love #...

Cacao Elixir

Cacao Elixir - By John Croft – “Cacao Addict” When I have a mindfulness or meditation group to facilitate, I find this tonic really assists in opening the heart and stilling the mind. Cacao has been used in ceremonies for centuries as a tonic to bring the mind, body and spirit back into balance. With the addition of the other in...

Magnesium...are you getting enough?

MAGNESIUM! 😱 Do you know that all of us are SO deficient in this amazing mineral? 😀 It is responsible for an incredible amount of bodily functions, that we just don’t realise and without it our systems suffer in many many ways. Low mood, anxiousness, cramping, sleeplessness, irritability, headaches and much more. ♥️ I have just ordered a...