Here’s a compilation of different recipes I have made and enjoyed and hope you will too!
We all can use clean hands right about now, am I right? So without further ado, here is a tried and true favorite recipe of mine for foaming hand soap. 1 pint jar with foaming hand soap lid 2 Tbs. unscented liquid Castile soap (I like as natural as you can get, la Almona or… Continue reading DIY Foaming Hand Soap
I don’t know about you, but peppermint brownies are one of my favorites! Here’s a quick and easy no bake recipe that is delicious! 1 cup pecans or walnuts 1 cup dates 5 tablespoons raw cocoa powder 4 tablespoons shredded unsweetened coconut 2 tablespoons honey or maple syrup ¼ teaspoon sea salt 3-5 drops of… Continue reading Peppermint Brownies
Zucchini Lazy-anga Ingredients: 1lb ground beef 8 oz. cream cheese 8 0z. cottage cheese 1-2 spiraled or thinly sliced zucchinis (medium to small) 1 8 oz. can of tomato sauce 1-2 cups of shredded cheddar cheese 1-2 fresh green onions, sliced (optional) Italian seasoning to taste garlic powder to taste salt to taste pepper to… Continue reading Zucchini Lazy-anga
I love this recipe because it enables me to moisturize and nourish my skin without harsh ingredients! 1/2 Cup of organic refined coconut oil (you can also use unrefined if you like the coconut smell) 1/2 cup of organic Shea butter 1 pint jar with lid 25-40 drops of essential oils of choice (I like… Continue reading Homemade Body Butter
For this recipe you will need: 1/2 cup of organic refined coconut oil 1/2 cup of organic cocoa powder 1/4 cup of raw honey A pinch of sea salt 1/8th of a cup of unsweetened coconut flakes, raisins, and chopped walnuts (optional, but delicious with thieves or lemon/orange) 5-8 drops of vitality essential oil (EO)… Continue reading Homemade Chocolate
Bug Spritzer Recipe: 2oz. Glass spray bottle. Fractionated coconut oil. Place 20 drops of the following Young Living essential oils in spray bottle: citronella, rosemary, lemongrass. Place 10 drops of the following essential oils to already added oils in spray bottle: thyme, spearmint, geranium and clove. Top off the bottle with fractionated coconut oil and… Continue reading Bug Spritzer
For healthy, strengthened and silky hair: 1 12-14oz. glass spray bottle. 40 drops of Young Living’s tea tree essential oil 30 drops of Young Living’s lavender essential oil 30 drops of Young Living’s rosemary essential oil 30 drops of Young Living’s cedarwood essential oil 1/2 cup of alcohol free, unscented witch hazel 2-4 Tbs. castor… Continue reading Hair Care
Did you know that mainstream deodorants contain Aluminum Zirconium and prevent your body from sweating out toxins? Natural deodorant can help your body to do it’s natural thing, without the stank! Here’s one of my favorite recipes. Supplies: One empty deodorant dispenser (if you have a used empty one it’ll works great!) Jar label Stirring… Continue reading Homemade Deodorant
1 Amber Glass Bottle (8 oz.) with Trigger Spray 1 tsp. baking soda 1/8 cup white distilled vinegar 10 drops lemon essential oil Hot water Instructions: In the glass bottle, combine the baking soda, vinegar, and lemon essential oil. Try using one a funnel to make this process mess-free. Fill the rest of the bottle… Continue reading Stainless steel cleaner
10 drops of Lemon with 1/2 cup olive oil for a natural wood or leather polish. Apply using a rag, and avoid getting too much oil at once. Start with small amounts and work up to enough oil to evenly coat surface without getting too greasy.
Combine 1/2 cup rubbing alcohol with 1/4 cup of fresh lemon juice and 10 drops of peppermint oil in a glass spray bottle. Spray around the perimeter of your gathering or play area. Bugs don’t like the intense smell of lemon or mint so it acts a natural barrier.
Ingredients 2 cups water ¼ cup all natural soap flakes or grated soap ¼ cup castile soap 2 teaspoons super washing soda 1 teaspoon non-GMO vegetable glycerin 30-40 drops lavender essential oil Instructions: Bring the water to a boil in a saucepan. Add the soap flakes and stir to dissolve. Add the castile soap, washing… Continue reading Grease-Fighting Lavender Dish Soap
1 capful Thieves Household Cleaner 6 cups water Mix water and Thieves Household Cleaner in a spray bottle, shaking to combine. To use, lightly spray the spot and blot with a clean white cloth. Repeat as needed.
Use 1–2 drops of Lemon oil to remove gum, oil, grease spots, glue or adhesive, and crayon from most surfaces. Enjoy the uplifting aroma while you work!
Combine 2–3 drops of Lemon and 2-3 drops of Lavender oil with water in a spray bottle to help cleanse surfaces. You can also replace half of the water with white vinegar.
For a Fresh Fridge: After removing old or spoiled food, thoroughly wipe down your refrigerator inside and out with a solution of thieves dish soap and hot water. Keep it smelling fresh by stashing an open box of baking soda in the back corner.
1 lid-ful Thieves Household Cleaner 5 drops Citrus Fresh™ essential oil 1 teaspoon white vinegar 3 cups water Add all ingredients to a spray bottle and shake well to combine. To use, spray windows and glass surfaces liberally and wipe clean with a lint-free cloth.
1 capful Thieves Household Cleaner 2–3 tablespoons baking soda Combine Thieves Household Cleaner and enough baking soda to form a thick paste. Apply mixture with a clean cloth, sponge, or scrubbing brush and scour the surface thoroughly. Let sit for 15 minutes, and rinse everything clean.
Catch some Zzz’s In a 2oz. pretty glass dropper bottle add: 35 drops of Young Living lavender essential oil 20 drops of Young Living cedarwood essential oil 15 drops of Young Living roman chamomile Top off with your favorite carrier oil (I love Young Living’s V-6 oil because it’s got lots of skin loving nourishing… Continue reading Catch Some Zzz’s Massage Oil
𝐃𝐈𝐘 𝐃𝐫𝐲 𝐒𝐡𝐚𝐦𝐩𝐨𝐨 (𝐧𝐨𝐧-𝐭𝐨𝐱𝐢𝐜) One salt shaker or small jar 1/4cup non-GMO cornstarch 1 TBS. baking soda Spoon or small whisk for mixing Optional ingredients: 1-2Tbs. Cocoa powder (for dark hair only) 2 drops Young Living Cedarwood essential oil 2 drops Young Living Rosemary essential oil 2 drops Young Living Tea Tree essential oil Mix… Continue reading DIY Dry Shampoo
I recently started using these 5 steps for healthy looking skin on my face, and I love the results. If you want to take good care of your skin and make ageing look easy, try out these five steps for your daily skin care regimen! Cleanse: be sure to wash your face, morning and night,… Continue reading 5 Steps to Great Skin
1/4 Cup of sugar in the raw 4-5 Tbs. fractionated coconut oil 15 drops of Young Living myrrh essential oil 10 drops of Young Living carrot seed essential oil Put your sugar in a small glass jar with lid, add coconut oil and mix well. Add essential oils and mix again. Use within 1 week… Continue reading Nourishing Sugar Scrub
Ingredients 12 cups Einkorn All Purpose Flour (Approximate) 1/3 cup Honey 1/3 cup Avocado Oil 3 cups Very hot tap water 1 1/2 tablespoons Instant Yeast 1 1/2 tablespoons Real Salt 1/2 Cup melted butter Honey to drizzle Cream Cheese Frosting 8 ounce soft Cream Cheese Honey (To taste) 3 tablespoons butter Directions 1. Mix… Continue reading Einkorn Flour Cinnamon Rolls
Ever since Klara was born, I have been so thankful for this easy DIY reusable baby wipes recipe! I love that it has simple ingredients and is safe for my sweet little’s bum. Adding the essential oils helps to preserve the wipe solution and aid in healing and soothing the skin. It’s important to have… Continue reading DIY Baby Wipes
CHEESY SAUSAGE QUICHE (I adapted this recipe from cooks.com to be crust less and suit my individual needs.) 1 pound Italian sausage 1 diced onion 1 green pepper, chopped 1 1/2 cups grated sharp cheddar (YUM! My favorite!) 2 eggs, beaten 1 cup evaporated milk 1 tsp. salt 1 tsp. garlic powder 1/2 tsp. pepper… Continue reading Easy Crust-less Quiche
Soothing Bath Soak: Feeling the effects of a long day on your feet? Too much bending over and gardening? Been on a intense run lately? Try Young Living’s Panaway essential oil blend and Copaiba essential oil single in your soothing bath with Epsom salts, baking soda, and a tiny bit of fractionaed coconut oil. Fun… Continue reading Epsom Salt & Oils Bath