Ancient texts tell us that lavender has been used for medicinal and religious purposes for over 2,500 years. The Egyptians used it for mummification and as a perfume. The Romans used it for bathing, cooking and for scenting the air. And, quite possibly the most famous usage of all, Mary used it to anoint Jesus […]
We have been using essential oils for years. I’m actually a late-bloomer compared to Sabrina who has been using them since she was in her teens! We’ve tried all the brands and have completely rearranged our medicine cabinets over the years. For those of you who want to start using essential oils, but don’t know […]
Essential oils are extracted directly from the bark, flower fruit, leaves, nut, resin or root of a plant or tree and just one drop can provide the amazing health benefits that each provides. Used medicinally for thousands of years, the potency behind these oils is their ability to support your natural healing systems. Their power […]
Do your kiddos have trouble falling asleep?Do they have monsters in their rooms? Do you have monsters in your room? Lavender is a great sleep aid and this anti-monster spray will not only help everyone sleep better but it will also make your house smell great. Win-win!
Not just a Pretty Flower – Lavender Essential Oil does more than just Smell Nice I love the smell of lavender. Who doesn’t? It’s in my laundry soap, fabric softener, body wash, hand soap, air freshener – it’s all over my house. But, I learned something recently: That’s not real lavender. I bought a lavender […]
March can be a harsh time for Apis mellifera, the honeybee. Honey stores may be depleted or nearly so, and the vacillating temperatures may interrupt or delay the pattern of many flowering trees and herbs. As the daylight hours begin to lengthen, the queen ratchets up her egg laying activity, forcing workers to forage for […]