Thankful For Cypress

Getting ready for the holidays means shopping, cleaning, preparing for family to arrive, traveling, more shopping, cooking, eating, laughing, and embracing time with loved ones. The kids will be out of school for a few days and you are going to need everything you can to get you through the next couple of months: Thanksgiving…

Melaleuca (Tea Tree)

Commonly known as Tea Tree, Melaleuca (melaleuca alternifolia) is a bushy tree with little narrow leaves and white cottony flowers at the end of long branches and twigs. These trees are native to Australia and are now grown throughout the world including Tasmania and Kenya. The oil produced from the Melaleuca tree is colorless to…

Marjoram Essential Oil

Marjoram Essential Oil (origanum marjorana) Description: Marjoram is a plant that is native to the Mediterranean region; it is an amber colored liquid with a woody spicy and camphorus aroma. It has been used extensively in culinary applications and works great for muscular and rheumatic pains such as sprains, bruises or stiff joints. Properties: Analgesic,…

Have You “Salved” Yet?

Have you ever tried Spark Natural’s Salves?? If you haven’t, you must! Today I want to do a quick overview of each of them. Why? Because they are incredible. They are easy to use. They are convenient. And, best of all, this week they are up to 30% off! Seriously?!?!?! Yes!!!! Restore Healing Salve Restore…

Essential Oil Blend for Bruises & Scrapes

Do you have kids around the house, or have you or your family gotten a bump, bruise, or scrape to the skin lately? Try this Essential Oil Blend to aid with the pain, and cut down on healing time: Bruise & Scrape Aid Recipe: – 20 drops Lavender Essential Oil – 20 drops Cypress Eseential…