Homemade Dry Shampoo That Helps You During Lice Season

Our hair goes through a beating these days - whether it's being washed and stripped of all oils every day or the exposure to high heat when using styling tools (even as simple as a blow dryer), dry shampoo allows you to keep your hair healthier for longer. Homemade dry shampoo allows you to control what you're putting on your body and save some money in the ...

The All-Natural Alternative to CBD You Need

Used since the 16th century in traditional health practices by the natives in north and northeastern Brazil, copaiba can help soothe anxious feelings, be applied to the skin to promote a clear, smooth complexion, support the health of the cardiovascular, immune, digestive, nervous, and respiratory systems. All of those health benefits from a cannabinoid wit...

Manage Your Hormones With Essential Oils

Clary Calm and clary sage essential oils are helpful for both men and women for balancing out your energy systems, particularly in aiding your hormones. The Environmental Threat To Our Hormones Xenoestrogens are environmental threats that affect your hormone levels. They are man-made chemicals that mimic estrogen and can come from heated plastics, ch...

Embracing Our Past Truths To Move Forward

The earth’s history is in each of us. We breathe the air of our ancestors down to our first parents. For some, it is anger, resulting in beating others in desperation to heal their own pain. Others drown their voice with food. A few share in a beautiful design that lives on in fashion, architecture, movies, poetry, the beauty of the screen or behind the...

Ditch Shaving Cream For This All-Natural Alternative

Support your skin and have all-natural shaving cream with this simple shaving cream recipe. All-Natural Shaving Cream Dropper bottle Lavender Frankincense Myrrh Tea Tree (Melaleuca) Helichrysum Litsea Oil or lotion of your choice Mix equal parts of all the essential oils into a dropper bottle. Add a few drops to the oil or lotion...

When You Don't Feel Worthy

You are enough. Indeed you are! Why? You are a spirit of light, but if you do not believe this, then I can share with you this message all day long and it will not make a dent in your ability to believe in yourself. This affirmation is a critical message every human soul is whispering daily to you and me. Why? Because our souls know we are enough. We came...

3 Simple Ways To Use Essential Oils With Your Family

There are so many essential oils and ways to use them, it can often be confusing, so let's break this down into 3 simple ways to use essential oils! Essential oils are the first line of defense in our home. We clean with them, we cook with them, we help our body heal using them. Because they are so versatile and can be much more gentle and less invasive tha...

3 C's For doTERRA Business Success

For the past several months, I decided to put a new intention into my business. We settled in Vermont, we got the crazies of moving out and I felt like I had plateaued. With a renewed passion, I knew I needed some outside help to guide my effort that my passion was driving. I was connected with the amazing Camden Hoch, who has helped me start turning all...

De-Stink Your BackPack - Right In Time For School!

Summertime is coming to an end and in prep for the new school year, have you pulled out some smelly backpacks? De-stink your backpacks, diaper bag, gym bag - any of your stinky bags and refresh them with just a couple of my favorite things! Before we get started, I recommend going through the bag and clearing out anything that may be causing the smell (I...

Improve Your Motivation + Drive With This Simple Trick

Do you feel imposter syndrome? How about comparing yourself to others? Or lose inspiration in things you usually love? You are missing your passion, my friend! It happens to me, comparison sneaks in, next comes judgment, and it ends up shutting me down, sucking the life out of me and replacing it with shame. It's a vicious cycle and often I'm falling into ...

Keep Bugs At Bay - All Natural Bug Spray

Summer means great weather, BBQs, and endless mosquito bites - but you can keep the bugs at bay with an all-natural bug spray! You've seen the reports about registered pesticides like DEET and Permethrin (you may have even seen the damage they can cause first hand, as I have seen with a plastic watch melted and ruined from bug spray containing DEET), both...

All Natural Stain Buster Recipe

*Updated on July 3rd, 2019 with my new favorite new all-natural stain buster!* I am always looking to remove more chemicals from my home, from air fresheners to kitchen cleaners. It was just a matter of time until I found a way to clean up my fabric stain remover! And I get to include my favorite things - essential oils! Not only do they help budge tho...

Help Stop Seasonal Threats in Their Tracks

The search for the cure for the common cold is on-going for pharmaceutical, Ayurvedic, and many other forms of medicine around the world - yet no one has found it yet! Each of these practices has things that can help. Pharmaceutical companies have created pills and nasal sprays, Ayurvedic medicine aims to prevent such a seasonal issue from ever occurring, b...

Overcome Obstacles With This Motivational Mantra

You know how you sometimes feel when you introduce something foreign into your life and everything seems to unravel? Something as simple as cold weather - “No, it's cold out... I do not want to move this morning.” or "It's so hot, I can't function in this!: You come up with any excuse as to why you can not do “it.” “Ahhh, she is sick, I will cuddle all da...

Are Essential Oils Safe For Babies?

Even when I was blurry eyed, exhausted, and couldn't remember the last time I had taken a shower, I absolutely adored my babies. I truly wish I could’ve had a dozen or more. But then they turn five, get busy in life, and start to negotiate. So it’s safer to have smaller numbers. I always wanted the best for my babies; the softest diapers, the coziest blanke...

What To Do When An Opportunity Passes You By

Don’t you hate it when you miss an opportunity? I am talking about the opportunity that would have changed the trajectory of your existence. I am not sure about you, but I have learned my mind must be open to receive the intuitive calls that come or I'm not even open to an opportunity that could change my life. I have come to find when I am quiet, I hear. ...

Top 3 Essential Oils For Beach Feet Ready!

I talk a lot about applying essential oils to the bottom of my feet, but I don't often talk about essential oils specifically for your feet! With summer coming up quickly, sandals are being pulled out, people are walking around barefoot, and you might be a little embarrassed about what was brewing in your cozy socks and shoes all winter. Don't despair! Her...

Take On A New Season With Arborvitae Essential Oil

I love to watch the changing of the seasons here in Vermont, but sometimes the change going on in nature, partnered with the chaos that can build at home leaves me in kind of a funk. Do you know what I'm talking about? It's in these times of the year I find my patience is short, my goals seem impossible to reach, and I feel like I'm drowning in to-do lists....

Diffusing Essential Oils 101

You've likely heard about diffusing essential oils, you may have even seen recipes on your Instagram feed or perhaps seen diffusers in the marketplace or at your local Target. Did you know that diffusing essential oils is often the first way someone uses essential oils? It's true. It's the first place they clean up because it seems simple enough to ...

Dare To Love Yourself

Daring to be brave and not perfect is the greatest gift one can give themselves. When was the last time you looked yourself in the mirror and said, “I love you” and you did it without crying? In a world that silences young women, keeps wise women from opening their mouths with their sage-seasoned soul responses, and that celebrates child beauty...