Back to school with essential oils

Transitions are always challenging, and back to school is no exception. Summer routines have to be broken and the change in season can be taxing. Essential oils can help kids get into a good routine of restful sleep and productive studies.

Getting your ZZZZZs. Let’s first start with the basics. Routine! Routine! Routine! Try to get […]

Enhance your holidays with essential oils

It’s been said that the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach (incidentally research shows the same for women), but less commonly touted is the adage that – the way to a person’s brain is through their nose. Our sense of smell is often underestimated in comparison to our other senses, but the […]

How to Make Perfume with Essential Oils

Essential oils have been used for centuries as a means of healing; however, they have also been valued for their exquisite aroma and have been cherished as perfuming agents throughout history. With the onset of less expense synthetic options in the late 19th century, commercial perfumes changed forever. Today however, natural perfuming with essential oils […]

Tea tree oil: nature’s antifungal

Location, location, location: The secret to getting the very best tea tree oil.

The geographic sourcing of a natural medicinal ingredient can have a major impact on the quality and effectiveness of the ingredient. Tea tree oil is a prime example of the importance of proper sourcing.

The essential oil of the tea tree plant (Melaleuca alternifolia) […]


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Essential Oils/Aromatherapy, for Everyday Use

Although Essential Oils (EO) have been used for centuries in therapy and as disinfectants, deodorizers and powerful preservatives (mummification),  with the passing of time we have lost the application of these volatile oils in everyday life.  Thankfully, […]


You’ve likely heard of the herb, maybe even used it in your kitchen, but did you know oregano oil could help you combat sickness?

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Oregano is a traditional herbal medicine of the eastern Mediterranean, where for centuries it has been used for the common cold, among other things. Based on surveys of traditionally […]


Essential Oils for Your Valentine

The use of essential oils (EOs) in traditional healing can be traced as far back as 5000 BC.

Ancient Egyptians were masters in the therapeutic application of essential oils. Even in romance their use of a few significant essential oils is well documented. It is said that Cleopatra lured Anthony to her […]