Protection Kit for Summer and Beyond, Part 5: Purify

Summertime, back-to-school, Fall… Every major yearly change comes with challenges and hazards. Poor air quality, bugs, sunburns, and feeling scattered by change are at peak during this time of year. It doesn’t have to be overwhelming! Taking steps to relax, improve your feeling of clear breathing, and warding off pests will go a long way toward helping you move through each year’s changes with greater ease.

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Protection Kit for Summer and Beyond, Part 3: Basil

Third in a series on essential oils that will support, soothe, and promote your health so you can get on with the last hurrahs of summer, and head into fall confident, clear-headed, and healthy. We’ll cover TerraSheild, Purify, Lavender, Basil, and Helichrysum essential oils in this series. This post is on the benefits of Basil.

Protection Kit for Summer and Beyond, Part 2: TerraSheild

This is part two in a series on a selection of essential oils that will support, soothe, and promote your health, especially during summer and fall. This part will cover TerraSheild, an essential oil blend for repelling bugs. In the rest of the series, we’ll cover Purify, Lavender, Basil, and Helichrysum essential oils.

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Traveling Through Scent: Brunch in France

The long, bright summer days make many of us dream of travel to beautiful, exciting places. Brunching on a sun-bathed terrace by a field of waving lavender in the heart of the French countryside sounds so delightful. But the reality of travel is less picturesque. Paying hundreds for a ticket to fly for hours, finding pet sitters, rearranging your schedule, trying to get a passport, the list of travel stresses goes on and on.

In your favorite diffuser, add one drop of lavender and five drops of wild orange essential oil. The bright, invigorating orange and the sweet, uplifting lavender will help transport you to a more relaxing frame of mind. But before you jet off…