First off-Let me start by saying-I’m not one of those essential oil people that claim that an essential oils can cure anything and everything. I’ve not always had success using them. But-there are a few ailments that I could not do without them. Ear aches are truly one of those issues where essential oils shine. This week has been a… Read More »DIY Ear Ache Essential Oil Blend
DIY Medicine Cabinet Recipes
This easy to make alternative to Tiger Balm is a must have in your natural medicine cabinet. Using only natural ingredients with a non-petroluem base of just beeswax and olive oil and a potent blend of essential oils, this balm will relieve achy muscles and joints naturally and quickly! Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost… Read More »DIY Kitten Balm-A Healthy Alternative to Tiger Balm
I just got back from vacation and I’ve been dieing to get to the computer to write this post! I go on and on about essential oils and all they can do, right? The truth is, essential oils for travel might just save your entire trip, much less the day! Hang on to your pants, this post is going to… Read More »Essential Oil Must for Vacations…
I have a confession to make-I have a sunburn. And it’s bad. My girls were begging to go swimming and I had just been at the gym so a dip sounded so good. What was supposed to be 20 minutes, turned into an hour with no sunblock, no umbrella! I should have known better!! So, I’m bright pink right now! … Read More »DIY Sunburn Relief Spray
Who doesn’t need a little convenience in their life?? I know I do! You all know, one of my favorite things is making balms and salves! It’s easy and rewarding! The wonderful thing about balms and salves is that they hold their shape. You can add any beneficial essential oil for whatever skin need you have and have an easy… Read More »DIY Lip Balm Tube Fun!
My oldest daughter has come down with croup-it’s the second time this winter. The first time she got it I wasn’t prepared. She’s never sick, then pre-K started in the fall and BOOM-we are all sick ALL. THE. TIME. So far we have been able to treat our illnesses naturally and haven’t gotten so sick that a doctor was necessary. … Read More »How I Treat Croup & Upper Respiratory Infections Naturally…
Fall is around the corner and with the falling leaves and cooler air, allergies seem to come on with a vengeance. Lemon, Lavender and Peppermint are powerful essential oils that combine to make a healthy, easy DIY allergy relief balm remedy for sniffles and sneezes! Together they create a strong antihistamine and reduce inflammation. So I thought why not make… Read More »DIY Allergy Relief Balm
Today is a good day to make a Homemade Neosporin!! I don’t know about your kids, but my kids have boo boos constantly! I’m not even sure how they get half of them (they probably get them while I’m working on this blog!). As usual, Neosporin, an old staple everyone has always used has harmful ingredients. The main thing with… Read More »Homemade Neosporin-A Healing Salve You Can Feel Good About!