Trips to Visit Essential Oil Distillers

January 20, 2014

I just love visiting essential oil distillers. They’re all such warm people who care deeply about the plants they grow and the oils they distill. Over the past few years, I’ve blogged about several of my trips to visit essential oil distillers around the world. This is a list of those blog posts featuring distilleries in […]

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Aliksir Distillery

January 13, 2014

Aliksir Distillery is a hidden gem tucked into a rural area outside Quebec city, Canada. The farm is located in Grondines, a small rural municipality of the Comté de Portneuf bordering the St-Lawrence River in Quebec. Aliksir has been producing essential oils since 1988. It has always been a family business focused on medicinal plants and healing with […]

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Pin It Button: My New Favorite Social Media Tool

January 6, 2014

I recently discovered a new social media tool for my blog called Pin It Button. It’s a free WordPress plugin that lets your readers easily pin images to their Pinterest boards—all they have to do is hover over an image and click the “Pin It” button that appears. Try it out on the image below! […]

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The Summit Vanuatu

December 30, 2013

I recently learned about an amazing distillery located on the island of Vanuatu (in the Pacific to the northest of Australia) called The Summit Vanuatu. The Summit Vanuatu is a premier producer of sandalwood essential oil and products, and aims to sell health, beauty and body care products inspired by tropical essential oils which grow […]

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LabAroma: An Essential Tool for Making Essential Oil Blends

December 26, 2013

When Colleen Harte was in the early stages of developing the core essential oil formulas for her luxury organic aromatherapy-based cosmetic brand, Lucy Annabella, she needed to find a solution to calculating essential oil formulas to save time and money. “I thought, ‘There has to be an easier way to accurately deal with the time-consuming, […]

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Making Your Own Massage Oil

December 18, 2013

Massage and Aromatherapy = True Love! It’s so satisfying to make your own massage oil! Let’s get right to it. We’ll approach this project in three different ways: I want to make my own massage oil and… 1. It needs to be simple, easy and fast. 2. I want to be creative. 3. I want a […]

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