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3 Ways to Enjoy Pumpkin Without Eating It

3 Ways to Enjoy Pumpkin Without Eating It

I love pumpkin. Not necessarily the pie. And certainly not the fatty, chemical-filled latte drink everyone gets so excited about this time of year. I’m talking about real pumpkin, the vegetable. In my oatmeal. In my pasta. And…on my face. Yep, you re ...
7 Beauty Uses for Liquid Coconut Oil

7 Beauty Uses for Liquid Coconut Oil

Whether you’re new to coconut oil or already a believer, you might find yourself troubled from time to time with certain properties of this tropical treasure. Maybe you’re tired of re-melting the oil after it solidifies or perhaps you prefer no ...
DIY Essential Oil Refreshing Body Mist

DIY Essential Oil Refreshing Body Mist

When people think of making mists with essential oils, they tend to think of air fresheners and room sprays first. Did you know that you can often use the same oils that scent your home to freshen your body as well? If you are enjoy your lunch-time w ...
DIY Natural Whipped Coconut Body Butter

DIY Natural Whipped Coconut Body Butter

I’m always looking for the purest body care products for two reasons: they work the best and they’re the best for you. But sometimes, it’s easy enough (and fun!) to make your own. This natural coconut oil body butter is proof of just that. Not only d ...
Make a Mind-Clearing Mist with Essential Oils

Make a Mind-Clearing Mist with Essential Oils

Although January is traditionally the time when we resolve to make changes for the New Year, as the winter shifts to spring, we can re-resolve to approach life with a fresh start. As the weather warms and new life springs forth in nature, we can be s ...
The Essential Oil for Everything

The Essential Oil for Everything

Q: What’s this tea tree oil ingredient I’m seeing in so many of my beauty products? A: Tea tree oil is made from the leaves of the Australian tree Melaleuca alternifolia and has a multitude of practical uses. Tea tree oil has become extre ...