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Melaleuca essential oil: handmade apothecary

Melaleuca essential oil: handmade apothecary

Melaleuca essential oil (more commonly known as “tea tree”) is such a gentle, but powerful oil. I love using it in everything and for everything! If you’ve seen my Handmade Apothecary series then you know that people wonder about the cost of DoTerra essential oils;…

The Ultimate List of Oils and Herbs for Mood Support

The Ultimate List of Oils and Herbs for Mood Support

When I started learning about oils and herbs for mood support I had no idea that there would be so many different plants to help our moods. And I didn’t even think about all of the different moods we go through and need support for!…

How to get rid of lice in chickens naturally

How to get rid of lice in chickens naturally

Yeah, it’s gross—but I’m going to share how I got rid of lice in our chickens naturally. Oh, and our ducklings, because they got it first. Normally, I consider myself to be a pretty good chicken mama; my chickens are happy, run around and forage…

How to get rid of Tomato Hornworm Naturally

How to get rid of Tomato Hornworm Naturally

It’s my second year growing tomatoes, but the first year I’ve had some success–like my plants are actually growing, flowering, and fruiting! I’m so excited! BUT. Just like last year, all of a sudden the tomato hornworm appeared seemingly out of nowhere. So, how do…

Summer DIY with essential oils

Summer DIY with essential oils

If you’ve been following along with the handmade apothecary series then you’ve probably seen a few of these Summer DIY you can make with your essential oils. I’ve put them together in one post for you so it’s easier to find! Summer DIY with essential…

DIY After Sun Spray

DIY After Sun Spray

This DIY after sun spray is seriously so easy to make…and I know I say that about like, all the things, but it really is. You know when you spend too much time in the sun and you get toasted? Well, there are a few…

Oregano essential oil: handmade apothecary

Oregano essential oil: handmade apothecary

I love oregano essential oil, and it’s not just because it reminds me of pizza. It is SO powerful, yet so often overlooked. Also, just FYI, it’s a good idea to wash your hands after using oregano essential oil and helpful to keep the outside…

Essential oil starter kit: Home Essentials

Essential oil starter kit: Home Essentials

An essential oil starter kit is the best way to get a bunch of oils into your home for cheap. You guys already know that I’m a Doterra Wellness Advocate (which is basically an affiliate–I share oils with other people and when you open a…

Frankincense essential oil: handmade apothecary

Frankincense essential oil: handmade apothecary

Frankincense essential oil is one of my favorites—and yeah, I call it the Baby Jesus oil. It has amazing cell-supporting properties and the smell—omg the smell is my fave. If you’ve seen my Handmade Apothecary series then you know that people wonder about the cost…

Peppermint Essential oil: handmade apothecary

Peppermint Essential oil: handmade apothecary

Peppermint essential oil is one of the most popular essential oils and has so many uses. It’s so powerful, but also really affordable! If you’ve seen my Handmade Apothecary series then you know that people wonder about the cost of DoTerra essential oils; are you…

Lemon essential oil: Handmade apothecary

Lemon essential oil: Handmade apothecary

GUYS, lemon essential oil. I can’t get enough of it. Literally, I need to order it every month because I use it like it’s the nectar of the gods. I thought lavender was my soul oil, but I definitely use lemon essential oil more often.…

DIY Mosquito Away Spray with Essential Oils

DIY Mosquito Away Spray with Essential Oils

No one likes mosquitos…right? Like, I’m pretty sure that I don’t know a single person who is all, “You know what I love? Mosquitos.” No one likes them and we spend countless ways (and money) trying to get rid of them, spraying ourselves with chemicals…