Morocco in Photos

by Maria on October 13, 2010

I hope you’re enjoying stories from my week traveling through Morocco–and all the Morocco photos I’ve been sending back! This amazing journey has given me the chance to experience the local essential oils and culture. I feel so fortunate to have the chance to connect with these people, their culture and the land itself. What […]


Andrea’s Adventures: Morocco

by Maria on September 28, 2010

Andrea is in Morocco attending the annual IFEAT conference. IFEAT is the International Federation of Essential Oil and Aroma Trade. At the beautiful location, she has enjoyed food for lunch and snacks by the garden, Moroccan peppermint tea with traditional pouring style, relaxation in the multiple outside hammocks and beds among the tropical plants, the […]


Andrea’s Adventures: Aromatic London

by Maria on September 27, 2010

This week, Andrea is traveling to Morocco on an amazing journey to experience the local aromatic plants, essential oil distillers, and culture. On her essential oil distillers trip, she made a stop in London. During her quick visit, she saw Royal Albert Hall and toured Hyde Park Gardens, which was in full bloom and gorgeous […]


How to Get to Sleep Naturally

by Maria on August 26, 2010

In 2007, a study by Sleep Foundation found that three out of ten women reported only getting a good night’s sleep a few times a month. For many women, the frequent trips to the restroom and a solid serving of anxiety in the evening leaves them feeling tired in the morning. Here are some tips […]


Guroo Farms Distillery is a group of certified organic farmers and distillers, with 550 acres of certified organic farm area. They’re located in the Tarai area of Uttranchal–one of the most fertile belts in India–in the foothills of the Himalayas. After three generations of farming in Tarai, Guroo Farms became an official entity in 2005 […]

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Get to Know Hood River Lavender Farms

by Maria on June 29, 2010

We recently spoke to Joe Orcutt from Hood River Lavender Farms. Hood River is an essential oil distillery, wholesale farm and u-pick farm that actually consists of three certified organic farms. In addition to lavender, Hood River’s farms produce pears, nectarines, plums, pluots, apricots, blueberries, grapes and other berries. Here’s what Joe had to share […]