A Little Ginger Goes a Long Way

A Little Ginger Goes a Long Way

When creating dinners with essential oils, I learned the hard way that cooking with oils like ginger, basil, oregano, rosemary, cilantro, and black pepper can ruin a dish if you use too much. Even one drop of lavender in your cupcake frosting can be disastrous. Unlike...

Horse of a different color

My children all love riding horses.  We do not live in the country, but we definitely live in horse country.  My oldest daughter started training last year in dressage (riding patterns), and she was really advancing when she started to develop patterns of sneezing and...

Water Bottle Blues

I love it when my friends and family send me their own essential oils hacks so when I got this image from my sister, Laura, I knew I had to share. “When no one in town sells glass spray bottles” Using colored glass containers to store and mix your oils is...

Rain, Rain Go Away!

Pet tip #1:  If you have pets like me, you don’t even need a weather app to tell you when rain is coming. My baby ShihTzu, Riley, will snuggle a little closer, her body shakes a little, and every little noise sets her on edge. And this is before the thunder...
Party All Night…Sleep All Day

Party All Night…Sleep All Day

Not me, of course. The dogs! It never fails that when I have a crazy, busy day scheduled, the dogs want to play all night. Thank goodness for wild orange and peppermint in the morning diffuser. Instant mood changer. Just breathe! This blend is calming plus it boosts...