citrus oils

Sharing Green Cleaning and Natural Body-care Recipes

by Andrea Butje on December 7, 2012

I really enjoy sharing natural living recipes. And I love learning new natural living recipes–new green cleaning ideas, natural body care recipes and natural perfumes–I love them all! So please feel free to share your own favorite natural living recipes, tips and tricks in the comment section. In that sharing spirit, I hope the links […]

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Engelman Spruce from Utah

by Andrea Butje on June 24, 2011

There are only a few conifer (Pine, Spruce or Fir) oils that contain a significant percentage of d-limonene. Siberian Fir, Silver Fir and Engelman Spruce are three that generally have at least 25% d-limonene. Why do you care about d-limonene? Well maybe you don’t yet, but check this out . . . The immune stimulating […]

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Beat the Winter Blues with Citrus Oils

by Maria on October 12, 2009

As the seasons change and temperatures drop, many people get the winter blues.  Despite (or maybe because of) all the holidays, shorter days and cold weather can trigger varying levels of depression.  Some are even diagnosed with “Seasonal Affective Disorder,” a more severe form of seasonal depression. If your happiness or general mood drops during […]

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