We look to natural medicine for a pure and clean way to treat our ailments. Unfortunately, there are numerous companies that create their own terms and even trademark them as a way to add ‘value’ to their products. Well, food grade essential oils do not exist. They are not regulated by any governing body. This […]
There are two views on essential oils. 1. They work. 2. They don’t. This article takes an unbiased approach at analyzing whether they actually work or if it’s just another gimmick. Disclaimer: we use essential oils, but have completely taken our personal experiences and opinions out of this.
Nearly everyone suffers from headaches and it is the worst when you are trying to get your homestead chores done and your head is throbbing! In this post, we discuss why we get headaches and provide a recipe to help relieve them, naturally, quickly and effectively!
Carrier oils are the base of many natural beauty products that you and I use. This article covers the top 20 carrier oils, their uses, and benefits. There is also an infographic cheat sheet that gives a nice summary of each carrier.
The controversies are real. One group of people believe that ingesting essential oils can have a more potent benefit to the body. The other group of people think that it is unsafe to use them internally. So who’s right? In this article, we cover everything you need to know about ingesting essential oils. If you […]
These short, gloomy days when we all we can do is dream of getting knee deep in the garden, sowing seeds and harvesting our bounty, we begin to feel blue. It doesn’t have to be this hard and there is hope in plant magic! In this post you’ll find lifestyle changes to beat the blues […]