Essential Oils and Cats

We love our pets.  They’re part of the family and we want them to be naturally healthy.   We try to take them to holistically inclined vets, but the bills can really take a chunk out of our bank accounts. It is empowering to know that we can use essential oils on our pets too!  We are so thankful to have the tools that we need to help our pets at home. Please note: if your animal has a serious medical[Read more]

Top Essential Oils for Positive Thinking

Almost everyone has heard this quote from Ghandi.  However, most people think this ‘change’ applies only to their actions.  Ghandi meant for us to change our thoughts as well because our thoughts decide our actions and our actions define us.  When we walk around being upbeat, an amazing thing happens; it rubs off on the people we come in contact with during the day, and becomes a positive ripple across the world! Holding negative thoughts for long periods can have[Read more]

Yum! Wild Orange Yogurt

I love cooking with essential oils and getting the therapeutic benefits at the same time!  Wild Orange is probably one of my favorite ingredients, and it is dynamic in the health support benefits it offers.  If you have ever peeled an orange, and you see (and smell) oils bouncing off the surface, you have experienced the fruit’s essential oil. Wild Orange has supports a healthy immune function and helps maintain a good mood.  Here is a recipe for a healthy[Read more]

Skip the Artificial Sweeteners, DIY Natural Sodas

Folks, I don’t know about you, but I try to avoid putting things into my body that could make me feel bad, especially if it could potentially lead to illness.  I’m talking about all those artificial sweeteners in our diet drinks and other ‘sugar-free’ foods.  I would rather avoid headaches, irritability, joint pain, and all the other symptoms that have been linked with artificial sweeteners. The good news is that there IS a natural sweetener out there, native to The[Read more]

Natural Bug Repellent

Insects, such as mosquitoes and ticks can transmit diseases. It’s important to protect yourself and your kids so that you don’t become a feeding frenzy for insects or risk becoming a carrier for pathogens. Back in March I traveled to Southern India for a month and the only bug repellent I brought with me was a blend of essential oils. My friends (those who haven’t gotten on the natural wellness band wagon – some people are just set in their[Read more]

This Summer, Become an Essential Oil Expert Before Back to School

This Summer, we want to help you learn about how you can support your family’s health with essential oils, so that you are prepared for when your kids go back to school to face all the germs and the homework. There IS no better time than the Summer, while the kids are out of school, to learn how to use essential oils. Because each individual’s body chemistry is different, it takes time to experiment with the oils.  And I promise,[Read more]