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I’ve shared about essential oils over the past month. (I almost can’t believe I managed 31 posts in October.) And here’s the thing. It’s okay to be skeptical. It’s okay if you worry that people will think you’ve become a hippy. All you want is to do what is best for your family. I get […]

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I began using the Thieves Household Cleaner a couple of months ago and I can’t imagine going back to the chemical cleaners again.  Thieves Household Cleaner is an all natural, non-abrasive cleaner. Buy an empty spray bottle and dilute the Thieves cleaner according to the directions. I use it to clean the kitchen and bathroom […]

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Essential oils are the life blood of plants. They are the vital fluids necessary for the plant to live. Essential oils have a very small molecular make-up. So small in fact that they can make their way into every cell and administer therapy at the most fundamental levels of our bodies. It absolutely amazes me […]

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Oh how I love lemon. Lemon essential oil is definitely one of my favorite essential oils.  The second oil in the allergy trio, lemon has so many amazing uses.  I add a couple of drops of lemon in my water each day also. I have never liked lemon squeezed into my water or drinking water […]

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Not all essential oils are created equal. The ones I see at health food stores say they cannot be taken internally. PLEASE read the directions and disclaimers on the bottle of essential oils before using them. Many are for aromatic purposes only. If the process of extracting the oils from the plant is rushed or […]

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