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Natural Cleaning Tips

by Andrea Butje on December 12, 2011

Here are a few fun natural cleaning tips from my new eBook,¬†Essential Living eBook: Aromatherapy Recipes for Health and Home. Cutting Boards To keep wooden and plastic cutting boards free of bacteria, use a few drops of Lemon essential oil. First, wash the board with hot water and castile soap. Then put about five drops […]

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I Love Citrus Essential Oils

by Andrea Butje on October 23, 2011

It’s true, I’m having a love affair with my citrus essential oils. And why not? They’re uplifting and supportive . . . of our immune systems! We can use them for cleaning and diffusing into the air. Their aromas are familiar and bright. Citrus essential oils are inexpensive, and great for cleaning bathrooms and kitchens. And how […]

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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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