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Essentials on Deck is written and edited primarily by Hicunni Chandler. Michael Chandler, CEO of the family business will sometimes make an appearance. Please contact me for any questions.

The purpose of Essentials On Deck is to provide educational resources on how you too can make that transition into natural living. Researching and connecting resources take time, so I do accept paid advertising from affiliate programs and coaching clients.


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In compliance with the FTC guidelines, please assume the following about links and posts on this site:

Any/all of the links on and networking website) are affiliate links. This means that if you click on the link and buy certain items, I will receive a small commission. PLEASE NOTE: There is no additional fee for you! Thanks for your support.

If I post an affiliate link to a product, it is something that I personally use, support and/or would recommend, even without an affiliate link.

Products and services that I recommend align with what our family believes in. If a sponsorship is received I will disclose that information in my post. I will never recommend a resource that my family wouldn’t use.

AMAZON DISCLOSURE: I participate in the Amazon Services, LLC. Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon properties.


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The content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this site. Reliance on any information provided by Essentials On Deck, others appearing on this site at the invitation of Essentials On Deck, or other visitors to this site is solely at your own risk.

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