Essential oils are concentrated plant extracts obtained by careful steam distillation, cold pressing, or resin tapping. Pure essential oils are far more powerful than the botanicals from which they are extracted. This makes them powerful allies in your family’s health and wellness, as well as a natural ingredient for your cleaning and self-care products. [Read more…] about 5 Essential Oils No Home Should Be Without
I love to visit the beautiful lavender farms around Portland. Lavender is also my favorite essential oil for relaxation and for its wide range of uses. I use lavender every day as my perfume, just a drop behind each ear and it is my favorite oil to diffuse in my home. Sometimes I add a few drops of lemon oil with it for a fresh, clean scent. Lavender oil has been called the “Swiss army knife” of oils because it is so versatile. Here are 25 ways that you can begin using lavender essential oil too. [Read more…] about 25 Ways to Use Lavender Essential Oil
Ok, I never thought I would be SO EXCITED about a bleach alternative before but I am about this one!! It totally works. I was up early testing it and am sharing my results with you.
You ONLY NEED 3 Ingredients!
- 8 oz. Peroxide,
- 8 oz. Water, and
- 20 drops of Lemon Essential Oil
And BOOM – you’ll be bleaching your way to clean! [Read more…] about Easy DIY Bleach Alternative