DIY Baby Powder with Essential Oil

DIY Baby Powder with Essential OilBaby powder is great when it comes to absorbing moisture and cutting down on friction. Most parents use it to help prevent rashes and other skin irritations like chafing. A baby’s skin is delicate and can be extra sensitive to the chemicals in commercial products.

We have previously written about the soothing qualities of many essential oils. It makes sense that a DIY baby powder with essential oil would certainly help keep baby’s skin soft, dry, and smooth. Continue reading “DIY Baby Powder with Essential Oil”

DIY Fabric Softener Spray Recipe

DIY Fabric Softener Spray Recipe with Essential OilA fabric softener makes clothes feel terrific. Everyone loves a warm, fresh-smelling pile of clean clothes. However, many worry about the unnecessary chemicals and additives in many of the laundry cleaning products available today. This natural, DIY Fabric softening spray with essential oil will give clothes a crisp, clean scent using just two ingredients. The inexpensive ingredients in this DIY recipe will save you money over the expensive commercial softening products!

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Blackberry Lavender Cream Pie Recipe

Blackberry lavender cream pieBlackberry Lavender Cream Pie naturally blends lavender’s aromatic flavor with the berries which have a natural floral taste. This recipe focuses on the flavor combination of the essential oil and blackberries. However, you can add some citrus flavor by adding a few drops of lemon essential oil to the cream filling. Continue reading “Blackberry Lavender Cream Pie Recipe”

Happy Feet Foot Soak Recipe

Happy Feet Foot Soak recipeA foot soak is a perfect way to relax after a long, stressful day at work. Even after a vigorous workout, a soothing soak is a great way to rejuvenate. This recipe is a simple, yet effective way to get back on your feet. Just warm water, Epsom salt and Geranium, Lavender, Melaleuca, and Oregano essential oils. Continue reading “Happy Feet Foot Soak Recipe”

Winning the Bedtime Battle

Essential Oils can help parents win the bedtime battleThe bedtime battle for parents of young children can be challenging. Getting the young ones to sleep and sleep through the night can be tricky for parents. There are many things that contribute to irregular sleep patterns for children. However, the use of essential oils and aromatherapy can help. Continue reading “Winning the Bedtime Battle”

DIY Dryer Balls Save Energy

DIY Dryer Balls infused with Lavender essential oilDryer balls can really help save energy and are safer to use than commercial laundry dryer sheets! By adding a few drops of your favorite essential oil, you can create your own aromatherapy session in the laundry room. Dryer balls infused with lavender can make bed linens a source of peaceful comfort that help promote a restful night’s sleep. Continue reading “DIY Dryer Balls Save Energy”

Essential Oils for Ear Health

Good Ear Health with Essential OilsChildren’s ear health can be a cause of concern for parents because ears can be temperamental, especially during the formative years. Children’s ears, like adult ears, are delicate and include several small structures that work together to help the brain process sound. doTERRA Lavender, Melaleuca, and Basal essential oils can contribute to keeping all ears healthy. Continue reading “Essential Oils for Ear Health”

Essential Oil Cleaning Recipes

Cleaning with On Guard doesn't require a bucket of suppliesUsing essential oil for cleaning makes cleaning easier and healthier! Not only can essential oils cleanse surfaces and purify the air, but they leave behind a pleasant aroma that will instantly make your home feel clean and refreshed without that ‘hospital’ smell. Let’s face it, cleaning around the house is never a pleasant chore. Not only because, well, it’s a chore; but because over-the-counter cleaners can be toxic. Continue reading “Essential Oil Cleaning Recipes”