Recipes and Blends

Relax with a Homemade Winter Foot Soak and Foot Scrub

by Andrea Butje on November 23, 2015

A homemade foot soak and foot scrub with warm, comforting holiday essential oils! Even in warmer weather, a lot of people just seem to “get cold feet!” And have you ever noticed that when your feet are nice and warm, the rest of you is a little warmer, too? That’s because your feet play a […]


Natural Sore Throat Remedy: Make a Throat Cream

by Andrea Butje on November 9, 2015

I have a great natural sore throat remedy you won’t hear about every day! What do you do when you have a sore throat? Many people like hot tea with lemon and honey. You can also gargle with salt water, and make gargles with essential oils (try 1 drop of Tea Tree—Melaleuca alternifolia—in a small […]


Relaxing Diffuser Blends: 3 Recipes

by Andrea Butje on November 2, 2015

I have a few favorite relaxing diffuser blends that I come back to again and again. . . . . .but I’m always blending and coming up with new recipes! Sometimes an oil will surprise me with how soothing it is, and I’ll wonder why I’ve never used it in my relaxing diffuser blends before. […]


Argan Avocado Soap-Free Face Wash

by Andrea Butje on October 19, 2015

A soap-free face wash recipe to cleanse skin! I love making soap-free face wash recipes! I have made several . . . and I don’t think I’ll stop anytime soon! The first time I used a natural, raw oil to cleanse my skin, I was hooked. My face was clean and refreshed, and my skin […]


How To Make Foam Soap with Essential Oils

by Andrea Butje on October 12, 2015

Make foam soap for your bathroom, kitchen, or travel bag. Foam soap feels so light, airy, and silky on my hands. I just had to create a recipe for it with essential oils (to make it feel even more luxurious)! My favorite way to make foam soap calls for castile soap, which is already in […]


A Recipe to Make Your Own Homemade Toothpaste!

by Andrea Butje on September 14, 2015

A homemade toothpaste recipe with essential oils How often do you brush your teeth? I hope you said, “At least twice a day!” We clean our teeth so often, and it’s important to me to use a natural, healthy toothpaste. The ingredients in toothpaste are absorbed in our mouths, so it’s worth it to pay […]