National Yoga Month

Every month seems to have its theme, and in this case, September is National Yoga Month. It’s also National Coupon Month and Mold Awareness Month, among such other notable events… Read More

Summer Special

Summer is here! During this season it is so important to keep our skin moisturized and protected while we play in the sun, so a few of our lovely estheticians… Read More

On Toners….

As an Esthetician, I have been getting quite a few questions about toners and why they are a necessary part of a skin care regime. There seems to be a rumor floating… Read More

Creating Peace

The Dragontree’s mission is to create a more peaceful, healthy, and centered world. While we know we can’t massage every person into bliss, we do know that we can contribute… Read More

NW Ministries Food Program

The Dragontree along with other Nobhill business joined together this May to raise money and gather food for the NW Ministries (link to food program. On Tuesday May 12th we were… Read More

afternoon crash…

I find that everyday around 3:30 I feel a lull, and with that a desire for coffee, tea, or sugar to pick me up. And while I have given into… Read More

Recipe for Rosemary Lemonade:

One of my favorite summertime drinks is Rosemary Lemonade – it is easy to make. Rosemary is plentiful in Portland and easy and fun to pick with kids! Take 2… Read More

Positivity…it’s contagious!

This morning I attended my bi-weekly HUB meeting and the discussion topic was: What do you do to stay positive with all the negative economic news? As we went around… Read More


We had such a fabulous Valentines weekend here at the spa…it is so beautiful to see couples and friends expressing their admiration for one another. I have always been a… Read More

Hair Talk

It had been quite some time since I had done anything with my hair – right after Sabina was born I cut it short, and regretted it – so I was committed… Read More

Just Dance

Last night I was honored to attend a dance hosted by a good friend of mine, Leonie North Alaeddine, and two other amazing women.  The intention of the dance was… Read More