10 DIY Antibacterial Mouthwash Recipes

Did you run out of mouthwash?    And it’s too late to go to the store or you just don’t feel like it?  Or maybe you’re committed to reduce you and your family from household chemicals, so you’re finding less harsh substitutes.  Or like me, you can’t stand the burning sensation from most store bought mouthwashes?  Well whatever the reason is, don’t worry I got you covered!

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9 Uses for Tea Tree Essential Oil

Tea tree (Melaleuca Alternifolia), is well-known for its powerful antiseptic properties and ability to treat wounds. This essential oil is mainly found from the Australian native plant Melaleuca Alternifolia which has been used for thousands of years.

Tea Tree has been documented in numerous medical studies to kill many strains of bacteria, viruses and fungi

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9 Uses for Lime Essential Oil

Pure lime oil (Citrus aurantifolia) is created by cold-pressing the peel of a lime or by steam distillation of its dried peels.  This evergreen tree is short, bushy, and can grow between 6-13 feet high.  It has dark green leaves, white blossoms and green oval fruits.  The Lime tree is indigenous to Southeast Asia, Egypt, and Africa, and is now grown Continue reading

Why and How to Use Essential Oils

Why Use Essential Oils

The chemicals in commercial brand products are extremely harmful to your family, friends, pets, and anyone else who comes in contact with them!

I have seen the positive effects of reducing the amount of chemicals in my life. I have PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome), which is basically a hormone defect, that is greatly affected by chemicals. Since making these lifestyle changes, the symptoms of my PCOS have been greatly reduced. I am not a doctor and some of you probably think I am just nuts, Continue reading

Essential Oil Blends to Diffuse for the Holidays

This is one of the best times of years and filled with the smells that take us to happy places! It all starts with fall, the crisp leaves, pine needles of the northern woods, warm soups and pies, hot cocoa, etc…I could really go on! The best way to enjoy these smells even when you’re not baking is to diffuse different blends at home, in your car, office, or wherever! Continue reading

16 Natural Ways To Get Fast Relief For A Cold And How To Protect Yourself Against Future Attacks

It’s that time again!  Our least favorite time of the holiday seasons is when we get a nasty cold or flu.  Sure there are several over the counter drugs that are available for some relief, but are they actually helping germs get stronger and building up those germs for future attacks.  Just as plants, animals, and humans have revolutionized, so do germs.  So why not try some natural ways to relieve those cold and flu symptoms and

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