Mini-Pumpkin Pies with Essential Oil

Mini-pumpkin pies made with essential oilsMany people think of pumpkins as little more than a pie for the holidays or a Halloween decoration. True, these mini-pumpkin pies are great for a holiday dessert; however, pumpkin seeds, leaves, and juices all pack a powerful nutritional punch.

Pumpkins are rich in vitamins and minerals, but low in calories. It is one of the best-known sources of beta-carotene, a powerful antioxidant. The addition of Cinnamon, Ginger, and Clove essential oils in these pumpkin pies a warm, spicy, and nutritious dessert anytime. Making these as individual servings are the perfect way to finish off a delicious meal or anytime you want a quick treat.

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Fall Floral Centerpiece and Essential Oils

Fall pumpkin floral centerpiece - essential oils keep the flowers looking fresh longer.A floral centerpiece is an elegant addition to any home. Whether the dining table or on a mantel, cut flowers are an excellent way to bring the outside inside. Unfortunately, fresh-cut flowers don’t last very long inside the house, especially during the fall and winter when the indoor heat seems to make them fade even faster.

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Gingerbread Cookie Recipe

Gingerbread Cookie Recipe with essential oilsA Gingerbread Cookie is always a special treat during the holidays. This recipe features cookies that are gluten-free, sugar-free, and vegan making them perfect for most anyone with dietary restrictions. The best part – they taste great. If you have little ones to entertain, put out some plain gingerbread cookies and let them do the icing!  Continue reading “Gingerbread Cookie Recipe”

Cinnamon Essential Oil in the Bible

Cinnamon Essential Oil comes from the barkCinnamon is mention only four times in the Bible.  We first read of it when God provided the specifications for making Anointing Oil (Exodus 30:23).  Cinnamon essential oil would have added a sweet smell to the anointing oil. The spice trade and cinnamon are referenced in Revelation when the fall of Babylon is foretold (Revelation 18:11-13).  Ancient nations prized cinnamon so highly that it was considered a suitable gift fit for monarchs. Continue reading “Cinnamon Essential Oil in the Bible”