Coconut body cream

Whipped Coconut Oil Body Butter; the creation

This whipped coconut oil body butter is in a league of its own. Creating it has been an extensive process and I am very pleased with the outcome! Whipped coconut oil body butter. I am calling this a body butter because of it’s buttery texture. It consists of  a simple list of ingredients; Coconut oil, Read More

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Starwest Botanicals; Essential Oils, Herbs, Spices and Teas

Since 1975, Starwest Botanicals has been sourcing herbs and spices. Their focus started as a small retail herb shop and grew quickly with demand. Starwest Botanicals products include organic herbs and spices along with essential oils, teas and accessories. Healthy Natural Living. Their company story is a fantastic one. I suggest reading the  Letter from the Founder. There Read More

coconut oil hair mask

All Natural Hair Mask; using Lavender Essential Oil

Yup. This all natural hair mask for dry hair worked! I have tried coconut oil hair masks for moisture before, but this natural hair mask is a new recipe using coconut oil, honey, apple cider vinegar and lavender essential oil. Please see the links at the very bottom of this article to see where YOU Read More

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Wax melts; using all natural ingredients.

So, you have a wax melt warmer… are you using the right wax melts? Let me tell you about my quest in finding wax melts that are using REAL essential oils and REAL ingredients. You inhale everything that ends up in the air, and I mean everything. Is that a natural product you are using? Read More

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DIY Lip Balm; using YOUR essential oils!

Welcome to making YOUR first batch of lip balm! Or, if this isn’t your first kick at lip balm DIY, give this recipe a go… DIY is not only fun (and sometimes challengin) it can also be a useful hobby for your goal towards a chemical free home OR for making gifts! Then there’s also Read More

Coconut Oil

Coconut Oil; My Essential Oil Carrier

The term ‘carrier oil’ is used often when you read about essential oils and how to use them.  So what is a carrier oil exactly? Well, it is an oil of your choice used to dilute (carry) your essential oils. This way you are avoiding applying the essential oils directly on your skin. A carrier Read More

Grapefruit essential oil

Grapefruit Essential Oil; A New Citrus Love!

Grapefruit essential oil… I have found  a new citrus essential oil to love! Who knew?!?!?!  The grapefruit essential oil uses and benefits are nothing short of incredble and this essential oil is now officially a staple in my essential oil closet. From stress relief to treatment of oily skin and acne, this wonderful oil does Read More

Young Living Canada

Using a Wax Melt Warmer; essential oils blends

So you have a wax warmer that you put away when you switched to essential oils and an using electric diffuser… but WAIT… Dig that wax melt warmer out and use it WITH your essential oils!!! That’s right, you can replace the artificial scented wax melts with a mix of YOUR own essential oils. It’s Read More

Young Living Canada Window Cleaner DIY

DIY essential oil recipes; Glass and Window Cleaner

YES! Another DIY recipe with essential oils for you to try. And this is a good one! I tried it, I tried it again and then I had another window to clean so I tried it once more. Now, all my windows are clean with a streak free shine! This glass and window cleaner with Read More

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Soap Making Supplies; DIY with essential oils

Soap making, you know you’ve thought about it, have you ever tried it? Well NOW is the time! Give yourself the time, you deserve to get creative with your essential oils. Take time to gather the soap making supplies and then take a Saturday or Sunday to get creative! What better way to spend a Read More