Anti-Itch Stick

Its that time again when the mosquitoes come out and bite!  I hate when they come back from their not long enough slumber.  I am like candy to those evil blood sucking machines.  Just the other day I was out looking at my garden and checking on our chickens and got 5 to 7 bites. Once I got inside, I went to my trusty essential oil recipes and whipped together this amazing anti-itch stick to help with the awful itching.Read More »

Natural Carpet Deodorizer

Ever since practice for The Boys Next Door started and my hubby started studying for the CPA, cleaning our house sorta got put on the back burner.  I mean we tried to keep up with it the best we could but there’s only so much you can do when you’re gone/studying every night and busy on the weekends as well.

So now that the play is done, I’m working on giving our house a good clean, room by room.  Its been going slowly but last night I finally finished cleaning our master bedroom (minus one crate of random things that don’t belong in our bedroom).  To help give our bedroom that super clean feeling/smell, I made up some natural carpet deodorizer.Read More »

Sore Muscle Relief

Being an Artist and also working at a desk all day, my wrist and back tend to get sore a lot.  So I decided to make myself a essential oil roller to see if it would help with the soreness.  When my wrist or back start to hurt, I just roll it on and rub it in a little.  I have to say, from what I can tell, it seems to help relive the pain.  Below is the recipe I came up with to help with this.Read More »

Headache Away

For my wedding, one of the gifts that my hubby and I received was some essential oils and diffuser from one of my bridesmaids.  I had never really thought much about using essential oils in my daily life but I figured that I would give it a go.  Since then I’m still not a avid user of them as some but when I am feeling stressed or feel a cold coming on, I will diffuse a blend of oils to help me to relax and feel better. Read More »