Category Archives: Essential Oils

Control Toilet Smells

Nicole/ August 1, 2016/ Essential Oils, Healthy Living, Life

Bathroom adventures can be quite embarrassing, especially when you’re not the only one home. Knock out the embarrassment by controlling toilet smells. In my last post about surviving your in-laws, I mentioned needing to diffuse some Purification essential oil blend to keep from routinely walking through a brick wall of stench brought to us by entertaining 97 year olds hopped

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Secrets For Surviving Your In-Laws

Nicole/ July 28, 2016/ Essential Oils, Family, Life

Although not everyone has tough to handle in-laws, there is always that one in every family who has a knack for getting under your skin and on your nerves. And then it happens. You get that call. They are coming, or you are going. For better or worse, it’s that time again to plaster a smile on your face and

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Support Healthy Emotions During The Holidays

Nicole/ December 19, 2015/ Emotions, Essential Oils, Family, Health, Holiday

The holiday season is a magical time full of fantasy movies, decorated houses and trees, lit menorahs, music, dancing, delicious holiday foods, celebrations, and gifts. With so much going on, it’s no wonder that the holiday season inspires strong emotions. Sometimes they are positive, full of love and happiness. Sometimes they are not so positive. Sometimes the family dynamic shifts,

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Homemade Body Butter 

Nicole/ November 4, 2015/ DIY, Essential Oils, Family

Today I made some body butter for my dry, cracked hands and feet, and had to take a moment to share with you how I made it. If you have never tried homemade lotions or body butters, you truly are missing out!! I’m one of those people who deals with seriously dry, chapped, and cracked skin during the colder, dry

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Why I Use Essential Oils

Nicole/ August 13, 2015/ Essential Oils, Healthy Living

Other than smelling amazing, essential oils have many properties that help you feel better without any nasty or toxic chemical additives that potentially could produce annoying or dangerous side effects. Why I use essential oils: I’ve used essential oils for most of my life to help me overcome everything from nausea to headaches and pains to dizziness to helping me

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Moving? There’s an oil for that!

Nicole/ April 16, 2015/ Essential Oils, Family, Healthy Living

Moving. You would think someone who has spent most her life moving would have a system to help keep things organized and keep the stress minimal… Then, I moved with a baby and all bets were off (and feels like time has stopped over the past month). This move was my first as a military spouse and mom. Thankfully, military moves

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Lets Talk Emotions!

Nicole/ December 9, 2014/ Essential Oils, Family

Emotions. Everyone has them. Everyone responds to them differently. Sometimes they can be joyful. Other times they can be overwhelming. Emotions on the brain Do you remember learning about the limbic center of the brain? The amygdala? The hippocampus? Its a part of the brain where we store memories and emotions. I was really excited recently when I read about

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