DIY Natural Stain Removal

Warmer weather means more picnics, camping, parties, and outdoor play, which also means LOTS of ways to get our clothes dirty, and dare I say? Stained. 😦 When you find yourself in this situation (because let's face it, it's inevitable), give these solutions a try! To start, every natural cleaning cupboard should have the following…

Natural Teething EO Remedy

Sleepless nights. Restless baby. Grumpy days for everyone. Teething is a beast, and one of the many reasons my husband swears there's a reason most people don't remember much before the age of three-it's too traumatic! This week I'm really feeling it while my 11 month old is getting teeth 2-4 at the same time.…

The MUST-HAVE Oil for School, Work, and Home

The ticking of the clock. Someone chewing gum. Kids crying. TV shows in the background. Music. Pressure. Anxiety. Upcoming events. Excitement. Anticipation. Fear. These are all reasons we can be distracted and unable to accomplish the task(s) at hand. Life is full of daily tasks we need and want to accomplish, but when we can't…

DIY Essential Oils in the Garden

While you may be looking outside thinking "Winter sure is throwing a tantrum that Spring is here," now is the best time to be getting your garden prepped and ready for the warmer days ahead! I don't know about you, but last year was TERRIBLE for my strawberries...SO. MANY. SNAILS. (ugh!) So I've been doing…

Sandalwood Essential Oil

Sandalwood“ santalum album“ of the Santalaceae family is a small tree grown in India and Indonesia known for its rich, warm, woody aroma. Sandalwood is one of the oldest essential oils dating back to biblical times. It has a thicker viscosity, is yellowish in tint and is becoming very rare. Trees about 30-40 years mature…

Perspiration: It’s the Pits!

With the changing weather comes unpredictable temperatures, indoor and outdoor. Layering up in the morning, shedding layers in the heated building, heading back into the cold...what does this all mean? Sweat. And dare I say it? Pit-stains. Whew, now that we've identified the beast, with a few simple household items and our favorite essential oils,…