Natural Living

Guide to Natural Dental Care

.. a little bit concerned about what some people are doing and trying. As both a dental hygienist and an aromatherapist I’d like to help you decipher the world of natural dental care. What is the best way to take care of your mouth naturally? Can ...

Plant-Powered Beauty Book Review

Plant Powered Beauty Book Review Amy Galper & Christina Daigneault Plant-Powered Beauty was released in Spring 2018 and is one of the latest books offering recipes for DIY beauty.  Like most books in this category, it is roughly divided ...

Lavender Oatmeal Cold Process Soap

The purpose of this soap was to experiment with natural colors,  in this case, alkanet root powder.  Alkanet is an herb whose roots have been used since ancient times as a dyeing agent and is used to dye fabrics, soaps, and even lip balms.  The ...

Essential Oils in the Laundry–Is it Safe?

The question comes up now and again, can you use essential oils in the laundry?  Honestly there is no clear cut answer, but read on to discover what the concerns are. Using Essential Oils in the Washing Machine In my opinion, adding essential oils ...

Honey-Nature’s Sweet, Golden Medicine For Skin and Health

Honey, the thick, soothing, nutrient-filled syrup that comes from nature. In addition to being the delicious treat you add to your tea or toast, it is also an incredible medicine that has treated issues ranging from burns to allergies to pimples for ...

7 Great Projects you can make with your Lavender Harvest

Known for its frequent use in cosmetics, medicine, and culinary., lavender can be harvested in late spring and summer or May, June, and July. After the harvesting of this well-known herb, you will probably will want to take advantage of lavender's ...