Dandelion in my salad, in my saute pan, and in my tea…maybe even a little dandelion wine in my glass! Turns out I love the little dandelion-infused lotion bars I whipped up because they’re like lip balm for your hands. Just rub one between your hands and a thin layer melts off and coats your […]
Tag Archives | Essential Oils
Did you ever dream that we’d come to a place in our “progressive” society where fragrance chemicals are rivaling cigarette smoke? Well folks, we’re there.
Thieves Oil is an old-time essential oils recipe that was used during the Black Death of 1348 by robbers who sought to avoid catching the bubonic plague.
It’s always worrisome when your little one suddenly catches cold and becomes listless, uncomfortable and clingy. It’s normal to want to jump right into action to reduce the fever and relieve the suffering, but what’s the safest way to handle those cold symptoms?
We’ve been hearing the question of endocrine disruption in lavender and tea tree oil since 2007, and we just got it again in response to our recommendation of organic skincare made with those particular essential oils. I can understand that it seems like a valid concern, especially when you consider that many natural skincare products are […]
I’ve spent the last several years trying natural deodorants and only found a few almost get the job done. I gave in and created a homemade recipe instead!
Physical harm such as choking on decorations or playing with the outlet where Christmas lights are plugged in are not the only concerns. Surprisingly, toxic chemicals like lead in PVC trees and lights also play a big role in creating an unsafe environment too. Christmas trees Most artificial trees are made from PVC plastic. Not […]