essential oil recipes

Relax with Essential Oils!

by Andrea Butje on April 21, 2014

There are some great essential oils that encourage a calm state of mind, reduce stress and support sleep. Here are a few ideas to help you relax with essential oils. We’ll start with a few great carriers that can be very soothing all on their own: A massage oil with jojoba A cream for before […]

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Anti-fungal Cleaning Spray

by Andrea Butje on May 24, 2012

I like to make my own natural cleaning products. Natural cleaning products are simple to make, effective, and I feel good using them! This Anti-fungal Cleaning Spray recipe is one I use regularly.┬áThe recipe comes from my eBook, Essential Living: Aromatherapy Recipes for Health and Home. I suggest using this anti-fungal cleaning spray on your […]

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Homemade Bathroom Grout Scrub Recipe

by Andrea Butje on February 16, 2011

Common household cleaners often contain harsh chemicals. So we made our own bathroom grout scrub that not only works, but smells clean and delicious! Can cleaning bathrooms and showers get more enjoyable? Really?   Bathroom Grout Scrub Recipe Ingredients 15 drops Sweet Orange essential oil (Citrus sinensis) 15 drops Tea Tree essential oil (Melaleuca alternifolia) […]

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Citrus Essential Oils: Three Great Recipes for Fall

by Andrea Butje on September 21, 2010

As the weather turns toward fall, I’m drawn to using my citrus essential oils. I diffuse them, make cleaning products with them, and add them into my body care products. When I leave the house, I turn on my Spa Mist Diffuser and let it run (it has an auto shut off function). When I […]

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