Summer is almost here! And I’m one of those homesteaders who uses essential oils all the time. Really, like several times a day. But did you know that there are some essential oils that make your skin more sensitive to the sun? Yes! If you’re not careful they can actually burn you. So here is […]
Sometimes homesteading can be as simple as supporting your local farmers–and sometimes when you’re a homesteader you need things you don’t necessarily have–so here are 8 reasons we should all support local farmers.
Did you know that you can use essential oils instead of chemical pesticides and herbicides to control pests in your garden? You can! Read about what essential oils repel ants, slugs, aphids, and more, PLUS a recipe for a natural garden spray.
Lately, I’ve discovered that you can eat a lot of flowers, so I’ve been making lemonade with them. So come over and learn how to make your own lilac lemonade!
We recently saved some bees from my parent’s house–and we obviously got some stings. Here are six essential oils to care for your bee stings naturally:
Essential oils aren’t just a cool fad…I mean they are, but they’ve also been used for mental, physical, and spiritual support for like, ever. The thing about oils is that you use small amounts throughout the day or week to help keep your body together–you don’t wait until you break to start using oil (though […]