Beautiful Scents: Diffusing Oils At Home

I love diffusing essential oils. I’ll never forget my first try though, which yielded disastrous results. I had heard about “how amazing” oils were and thought it sounded like hype. I kept hearing so much, though, that I decided to try some. I bought an organic brand from our co op along with one of their diffusers. Excited, I plugged in the diffuser and put clove oil all over the pad. I turned it on and waited. 10 minutes later I walked in the room to find my living room smelling like burnt cinnamon! Yuk!! I gave up on essential…

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Five Easy Ways To Help Babies Sleep- Naturally

If you have little ones, then you have been (or maybe still are!) plagued by this question: HOW ON EARTH DO I GET THEM TO SLEEP?!!! HELP!!! When we had our first baby, I couldn’t have ever imagined the effect that sleep deprivation would have on me…night after night after night. I felt like I was in a perpetual twilight zone. Let me also add that I require 8-9 hours of sleep each night in my normal life to feel “ok”- so it was a REAL shock to me when we added a baby to our lives. I decided quickly…

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