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Ivy Hultquist
  • Female
  • Cedar Rapids, IA
  • United States

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Sanitizing - Fleece, Foam, Table Warmers
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Here is a question I have been meaning to ask forever.  Maybe it has been discussed, but I missed it if it was.  I have often got massages with table covers such as egg crates, foam, table warmers,…Continue

Tags: sanitizing, foam, warmers, table, massage

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kimberly Campbell Feb 2, 2012.

Charity Benefit - Looking for some ideas
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I have traditionally donated gift certificates in the past to silent auctions.  I just got word that a friend of mine, who is battling cancer, is having a benefit soon.  I would like to do something…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jenny Good Jul 7, 2010.

Massage Regulations
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There seems to be a growing movement towards deregulation of massage by massage professionals. Are there any proponents of massage regulation or even increased educational requirements out there?…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Keith Eric Grant Oct 22, 2009.


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Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue Massage

Ivy Hultquist's Blog

Adoption and Massage - A Powerful Tool for Attachment and Bonding!

“An invisible red thread connects those who are destined to meet, regardless of time, place, or circumstance. The thread may stretch or tangle, but will never break.” ~Chinese Proverb

The first day of Spring I was handed a twenty pound beautiful, groggy, confused, and sick little girl.  We had very little in common, yet a red thread had drawn us together for some time now.  She began her morning in a village in China.  She left the wonderful foster…


Posted on June 1, 2011 at 2:00pm — 1 Comment

The Art of Bartering

Every human benefit and enjoyment, every virtue and every prudent act - is founded on compromise and barter. ~Edmund Burke

Once a year I barter for a quarter beef with a client (Sorry to…

Posted on June 30, 2010 at 2:30pm — 7 Comments

Healthy Competition

I walked into work months ago and the office manager said a lady stopped by the office and wanted to meet me. The lady was moving to town and going to open a new massage business at the new chiropractor’s office. I did not think much of it. Massage therapists had come and gone in my small town. I had an established business and pretty much forgot about the newbie coming to town.

Months later I went up to…


Posted on June 18, 2010 at 1:30pm — 4 Comments


Within the past month, I have voluntarily subjected myself to the following:

* HIV Test

* TB Test

* Full Physical

* Sex Offender Registry Clearance

* Local Police Background Check

* Local Fingerprinting

* FBI –Biometric Fingerprinting

* Home Inspection (I will liken this to a massage establishment inspection.)

* A Passport Photo (It might as well be a mug shot if it is like my last one.)

My husband and I have entered the exciting and… Continue

Posted on March 29, 2010 at 7:30pm — 2 Comments

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At 1:02am on September 10, 2010, Zhang Yu said…
Hello,to share the China Child Massage and heal many diseases.
Zhang Yu
At 1:14pm on May 24, 2010, sheryl cooper said…
Hi Ivy! Thanks for the friend request. I'm not even in school yet, and am so nervous about this whole thing!
At 9:54pm on February 24, 2010, lee kalpin said…
Yes, I'm here. I enjoy these discussing groups on the various facebook sites.

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