We love summertime. The cookouts, the pool parties, smores, spending time with family and friends. But there is one thing that only bats love during the summertime, mosquitoes. Now, you can try lots of things to keep them at bay but what works for one, may not work for others. The only rule I will kindly recommend is keep it natural. The last thing you want to have to compete with is toxicity. Here are some favorite blends you can experiment with to find the one that wor
The day is almost here. The piles are high. The smell questionable. Your family in hiding. The job is all yours. What lies ahead is a task that not everyone can handle. You put on your cape and attack head on. You are the SuperLaunderer armed with nature to rid your family of grime. At least for this week. Mission #1 Clean & Clear Liquid Laundry Soap Ingredients: 15 drops Organic Lavender 5 drops PURITY 1 gallon hot distilled water ¼ cup washing soda ¼ cup baking soda ½
The smell of bleach...to some is welcoming but to others, nauseating. We all love the look of our fresh white t-shirts just washed and dried. That sparkling whiteness of that special someone's tighty-whities, admit it. You don't have to sacrifice your health for clean. There is another way. All-Natural Bleach Alternative Ingredients 10-15 drops Lemon 3/4 cup hydrogen peroxide 1/4 cup lemon juice 3/4 cup baking soda 7 cups distilled water Large glass container with air-tig
An oven can be a cook/baker's best friend. Up until the time comes to clean it. Hands up for those who enjoy the smell of toxicity floating thru the air. Ready for something that will get the job DONE and leave your granny pleased with your efforts? Tea Tree & Lemon Clean Oven Clay Suggested Ingredients 10 drops Lemon 10 drops Tea Tree 1 ½ cup baking soda 1 ½ cup sea salt ½ cup washing soda ½ cup distilled white vinegar 1 Tbsp. distilled water (to make a thin paste) Large m
Dinner has been eaten and you're all alone in the kitchen. You and that dreaded sink. Worry no more...Happiness is on the way. Lemongrass Dishwasher Pods Suggested Ingredients 25 drops Lemongrass 1 ½ cup washing soda 3 Tbsp. table salt ½ cup distilled water Silicon mold (or a unused ice tray) Large mixing bowl Small mixing bowl Spoon Air-tight storage container with lid Directions Add washing soda and salt to large mixing bowl and combine. Mix water and Lemongrass in small
Awww...the feeling of smooth, freshly shaved skin. Can you say "feels like a baby's bottom"? Sure you can. But have you ever wondered about what you've just slathered on your skin? And what on this green earth did your body just "allow" into it? The answer to that question lies in someone's corporate files. Wonder no more. Take care of your health and how you free yourself of that unwanted hair, naturally. Homemade Whipped Shaving Cream Ingredients 7 drops Frankinscens
We appreciate a hard-working man. Greasy hands mean he's been doing some grimey things. Not always the cause but we love it even more when a man has clean hands. Well, let's make this task easier and a little bit less-toxic for him. Here's how: Ingredients 8 drops Lemon 1 ½ cup sugar ½ cup coconut oil 2 Tbsp honey Large saucepan Air-tight glass container Directions Melt coconut oil over low-medium heat. Cool for 10 minutes. Add remaining ingredients and mix to combine. Sto
Who wants nice and smooth feeling lips combined with a little pinch of healing? Here is an all-natural way to exfoliate those lips (or your partner's lips). What you'll need: Orange Authentic Essential Oil Peppermint Authentic Essential Oil Brown Sugar (preferably organic) Jojoba Oil A small container for storage Usage: Combine 2 drops of peppermint oil and 3 drops of orange oil with a tablespoon of brown sugar. Next add a tablespoon of jojoba oil. Blend together. Scrub you
As a society, we have been conditioned to only be satisfied with quick results. Right now! I CAN'T WAIT!!! What's taking so long?!? Sounds familiar? We want that magic pill to help us lose 15 pounds in one day. We need the teller in the bank to give us cash right now!!! We have road rage to get to the grocery store and "that" Sunday sight-seer is in the d#mn way!!! Really??? What's the rush? The reality is this. Things take time. Good health takes time. Being financially
What is that smell? And why do I feel "this" way? Have you ever "inhaled" something and noticed an immediate effect? Was it a happy feeling, clarity of thought, a headache? Here's why. The inhaled aroma is widely believed to stimulate brain function. So what you smell can have a positive effect or a negative consequence. When we inhale through the nose, airborne molecules interact with the olfactory organs and, almost immediately, the brain. Molecules inhaled through the
Katiya Island is a true chihuahua! So, diffusing essential oils helps to keep her true nature at bay. Lavender is our daily go to, but every now and then....a blend has to step in. Peaceful Puppy Mist What you'll need: *2 drops Organic Lavender
*2 drops Organic Frankincense
*2 drops Sandalwood
*2 oz. distilled water
*2 oz. Glass Bottle with Sprayer Directions: 1. Add authentic oils to sprayer bottle.
2. Fill with distilled water and swirl to combine. To use, mist the d
Long week? ⏰for you to refocus on your wellness. Here's a great recipe for a Power Soak🛀: 2 cups of Epsom salt 2 cups of Himalayan Sea Salt 1 cup of Baking Soda 15 -20 drops of Eucalyptus EO 15 -20 drops of Core Blend 10 drops of Essential Shield Blend ~Pre-mix everything before adding to water.
~Add your bath blend after getting in the water.
~Make sure you are fully emerged and soak for at least 45 mins. Important note:Drink a glass of water before, during and after! An
Summertime is here!!! Have you been finding yourself outside alot? Sunshine=Vitamin D and we all know how important that stuff is for your overall health. No one likes to be sad in the summer. But there are consequences to getting too much sun. No worries though. Essential oils along with some healing aloe to the rescue. Make a batch today! And remember, sharing is caring. Soothing Sun Salve Ingredients 10 drops Organic Lavender 5 drops Helichrysum 5 drops Roman Chamom