Spring 2009

Welcome to FrogWorks'
Spring Newsletter!

Hi everyone! We are now entering the months of spring. Spring officially starts on the vernal equinox, so this time of renewal and refreshment is a perfect time to rekindle old friendships and make new friendships. In our spring celebration, we spotlight Roman Chamomile as this month’s Plant Feature and we feature Jake’s Canine Remedy in our What Is column. This Spring our Feature Products are Wise Woman Blend and Garth’s Sneezing Remedy. Receive 10% off your next order with the attached coupon below.

Our class list for 2009 is now listed on our website. A partial list is below.

Thank you all for continuing to support Kaeru Studio and FrogWorks and for sharing it with your friends. We truly appreciate your interest in and satisfaction with our classes, our products and our unique and beneficial consultations.

Featured Products
Upcoming Classes &
Plant Feature

What Is

Wise Woman Blend
Garths Sneezing Remedy

Wise Woman Blend
This blend is designed to help you to open and give you a feeling of emotional harmony. It is a beautiful blend of essential oils which help to calm the body, mind and spirit. This excellent product can help you to achieve feelings of relaxation, hope, and joy as well as restore your determination.

Garth’s Sneezing Remedy
(canine remedy)
The synergistic blend of essential oils in this product helps dogs with sneezing, reverse sneezing and allergies.

Check out these amazing products and more at www.ffrogworks.com. You can order products online or by calling 303.973.8848
Roman Chamomile

Roman Chamomile - Chamaemelum nobile

This beautiful fragrant plant grows up to ten inches high; it has feathery leaves and daisy-like white flowers. Native to southern and western Europe and naturalized in the United States. Roman chamomile is mainly cultivated in England, Belgium, the United States, Italy and France.

The plant’s leaves and flowers make a delicious tea which is commonly used for extreme nervous system disorders, stomachaches and other digestive upsets. Roman chamomile is a wonderful herb for infants and children in coping with colic and digestive disorders. I especially enjoy adding this plant to my bath water for its calming effects.

The essential oil is steam-distilled from the flowering tops. It too has a calming effect on the nervous system, helping to relieve headaches, insomnia, nervous tension and stress-related complaints. This beautiful essential oil also aids with indigestion, nausea, eczema, dermatitis and inflammation

So next time you need to relax, make yourself a cup of chamomile tea, add some Roman chamomile essential oil to your aromatherapy diffuser, sit back and enjoy the peace.

This is general information regarding Roman Chamomile essential oil. We encourage you to learn more about this oil and plant through research and see how it can benefit your life. You can purchase essential oils through FrogWorks.

When placing an order for individual essential oils, please call or email.


Jake's Canine Remedy

Jake’s Canine Remedy:

This unique, all-natural product, comprised of high-quality essential oils was made in honor of the memory of our dog Jake.

Jake was a beautiful golden retriever who suffered from hot spots. At the young age of 16 he had a severe hot spot and was given a steroid shot to relieve the problem. This injection proved to be too much for his system to handle, and he developed kidney failure. After saying good-bye to Jake, my husband turned to me with tears in his eyes and said I needed to make a remedy for dogs so they would not have to resort to this type of treatment. And, that was when Jake’s Canine Remedy was born.

Dubbed “the miracle spray” by many of my customers, this remedy was designed as an all-natural, noninvasive alternative treatment for dogs who suffer from hot spots. It has proven to be highly effective and has since treated many dogs with a range of skin problems, including itchy skin, bald spots, dermatitis, fungus, tick and flea bites, small abrasions and so much more. Jake’s Canine Remedy has made dogs and their owners happy by providing a gentle-but-effective alternative to harsher, invasive traditional treatments.

It is Jake’s and Frogworks’ mission to get the word out about Jake’s Canine Remedy to all the dogs who suffer from skin problems. So please help us spread the word about this great all-natural product. (Thanks Jake!)

For more information on our products and classes, please visit our website or request the handout via email frogworks@att.net or phone 877.973.8848.

All FrogWorks' classes & events are held at Kaeru Studio - A Place to Rejuvenate. Kaeru Studio is an intimate, early 1900s building nestled between Roxborough State Park and Sharp Tail Ridge Open Space. This quiet location has rooms available for anyone interested in renting space to practice massage, acupuncture, yoga, and other healing arts or for evening and weekend workshops. It is also the home of FrogWorks, Inc.



Intro to Working with Essential Oils & Herbs/Plants
June 25th, Thursday 6:30 – 9:00 pm

Have you ever wondered what essential oils really are and how they can enrich your life? Have you ever wondered what to do with the herbs in your garden? Come and learn the art and science of essential oils and plants. In this class you will be introduced to some essential oils and plants, methods of application, medicinal and therapeutic properties, and chemistry. You will use this new knowledge to make a personal product to take home.

Gain a deeper knowledge of essential oils and plants, their uses and how to incorporate them into your life.

Cost $65.00
With: Frances Cleveland


Let’s Make Lotions and Potions: Using Essential Oils and Plants
May 19th, Tuesday 6:00 - 9:00 pm

In this class you will have the opportunity to make enriching hand creams, lip balms, room sprays, bath salts and more. You will gain some knowledge of essential oils and plants. Learn about surfactants and how to give your products a longer shelf life. Discover the beauty of creating blends with essential oils by considering their top, middle and base notes. This fun class teaches you blending skills and gives you ideas to create new products for yourself and your friends. Some knowledge of essential oils prior to class is helpful.

Cost $75.00
With: Frances Cleveland and Jessica Webb(All materials provided)


Creating a Ceremony for Animals
February 26, Thursday 6:00 – 9:00pm
(same time for all dates)
May 5th, Tuesday
June 9th, Tuesday

This class is designed to teach you how to use plants and essential oils as a blessing and healing practice for your animals. You will learn the art of ceremony, how to perform plant brushings, how to create healing herbal baths, and the use of sacred oils and plants. These techniques can be used with your animals as a blessing, for a celebration, during an illness, in health, and in their passing. At the end of the class we will perform a ceremony for you and your animals.

Cost $40.00 (materials fee)
With: Frances Cleveland


Celebrate the Summer Solstice and an early Summer Harvest
June 21st, Saturday 10:00 – 4:00 pm

Join us on this first day of summer to gather some herbal healing wisdom for you and your family. We’ll make fresh plant medicines including teas, fresh honey extracts, and vinegar and brandy tinctures using fresh herbs from the garden. We will join in a circle to honor the traditions that deepen our connection with nature. We will make a prayer stick as a meditative tool and a way to show our appreciation to mother nature and the sun.

Cost $75.00
With: Frances Cleveland (snack provided)


Intro to Working with Animals and Essential Oils (Animal Aromatics)
(CE Hours Supportive for CVT's may be available)
April 23th, Thursday 1:30 – 6:30 pm
April 29th, Wednesday 11:30 – 4:30 pm (same time for the rest of the dates)
May 10th, Sunday
June 4th, Thursday
June 14th, Sunday

Come and learn the basic principles of the art and science of essential oils and how to work with animals using essential oils. In this class you will learn:

  • Essential Oils: Medicinal and therapeutic qualities
  • Methods of application: inhalation and topical
  • Basic chemistry of essential oils and safety
  • Intro to Applied Kinesiology for deciding the correct oils for animals
  • Dosage, application
  • How to present the oils to animals - you learn how to understand what the animal wants

Cost: $125.00 (includes a light lunch)
With: Frances Cleveland


Creating Herbal and Essential Oil blends for Everyday needs
April 11th, Saturday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

In this class we will discuss the plants and essential oils that are helpful for conditions such as: insomnia, over thinking, anxiety, stress, exhaustion, toothaches, stomach aches and more. We will discuss how to make your own teas, tinctures and essential oil blends to help with these conditions. We will also practice making teas, tinctures and an essential oil blend for you to take home.

Cost $75.00
With: Frances Cleveland and Jessica Webb


For a complete calendar list of events and classes, or to register online, go to www.ffrogworks.com

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