Essential Oils For Seasonal Allergy Relief

  When Spring arrives, people with seasonal allergies will have to deal with a variety of symptom: headaches, congestion, burning eyes, swollen eyes, light-headedness.  The list goes on and on and is often different for each person. An allergy is a hypersensitivity disorder of the immune system. Allergic reactions occur when a person’s immune system […]

How to Make Herbal Liniments

Herbal liniments are easy to make and provide relief for a variety of pain, cuts, wounds, muscle aches, arthritis, rheumatism, sprains and more. Mountain Rose Herb Blog shares recipes for two herbal liniments: Basic Herbal Liniment This is a recipe for a basic herbal liniment.  There’s a list of 20 popular herbs you can select […]

15 Surprising Uses For Eggshells

After you read this article, you’ll never look at eggshells in the same way again. Among the other facts about eggs that I learned in this post by Jillee of One Good Thing, is what causes the color of an egg shell to be white or brown.  I won’t give away the secret but it’s […]

Aromatherapy Blend and Rub for Coughs and Congestion

This is Katie’s homemade recipe for an essential oil blend and balm to treat coughs and congestion (similar to Vicks VapoRub). The blend uses 4 different essential oils that have a variety of helpful properties: decongestant, expectorant, anti-inflammatory, fever reducer, immune system stimulation, antibacterial and more. Once you make this blend of oils, you can […]

How to Make Homemade Violet Soda

I just had to share this recipe because it’s somewhat unique.  There are a variety of Lavender Syrup recipes out there but this is a recipe for Homemade Violet Syrup and Soda.  Violets contain vitamin C and have a variety of health benefits:  restful sleep, cure headaches and stop coughs. Lisa of Fresh Eggs Daily […]

How to Make Lavender Syrup (Recipe)

This is a really simple recipe by theHerbGardener for lavender syrup. Lavender syrup is especially good when added to hot or cold tea.  It adds a sweetness and light floral aroma.  You can also experiment using it in other drinks including alcoholic beverages. TheHerbGardener has a great ice cube tip too.  Click the How to […]

8 Detox Water Recipes to Flush Out Toxins

Drinking water every day can flush out a certain amount of toxins from our bodies.  However, adding different fruits, vegetables, or other ingredients can enhance the detoxing effect.  In this post at Bembu.Com, you’ll find 8 different detox water recipes to flush the toxins out of your body.  To see the detailed recipe just click […]

Magical De-Bloat Detox Potion Recipe

Lindsay of Soul Food Cooking has been drinking 4 to 6 glasses of this magical “potion” daily.  It’s a powerful drink that accomplishes the following: Detoxes the body naturally, getting rid of toxins Work as an anti-inflammatory Helps to lose weight Energizes you There are only 5 ingredients to this tonic.  In addition to water […]

How to Make an Organic Cellulite Spritz

Rebecca of Camp Wander shares her recipe for an Organic Cellulite Spritz or Spray.  This is a mixture of just 2 ingredients that fight cellulite.  The spray is full of skin smoothing and tightening ingredients. Among the many benefits of Grapefruit Essential Oil, it  reduces toxins in the body thereby reducing the chance of more […]

20 Ways To Use Orange Essential Oil

Orange oil has a wonderful, fresh, summery scent.  It’s a very versatile oil that can be used in food recipes, cleaning recipes, and medical recipes. Denise details 20 different ways to use Orange Essential Oil.  You can use it for the following applications: Beauty Health Bath Relaxation Skin care Anti-aging Food recipes Insect Repellent Sleep […]