Using Essential Oils Safely During Pregnancy & Breastfeeding

A frequently asked question we get in our safety group is about using essential oils during pregnancy and breastfeeding. This post will give you the information you need to know so that you can safely use essential oils during these special times. … Continue reading

Anti-Inflammatory Essential Oils

This week’s essential oil class is on anti-inflammatory essential oils. Below you will find class recordings and all of the materials you need to make your own family-friendly anti-inflammatory essential oil blend. Our Monday Class What are anti-inflammatory essential oils? Best … Continue reading

Sedative Essential Oils

This week’s essential oil class is on sedative essential oils. Below you will find class recordings (when available) and all of the materials you need to make your own family-friendly sedative essential oil blends. Essential Oils are not the only tool… Before … Continue reading

Is it Safe to Use Essential Oils With Dogs?

We get asked almost daily in our safety group about using essential oils with pets (usually dogs and cats). Because the usage information for dogs and cats is not the same, I have split the information in two posts: this … Continue reading

Tick Off! Bug Off! (TOBO) – spray for repelling bugs and ticks made with essential oils and hydrosols

This is the time of year our Using Essential Oils Safely facebook group gets asked frequently about bug repellent. There are some out there we have been recommending, but this one incorporates hydrosols as well. You can read more about … Continue reading

Shelf Life of Essential Oils – and how to make them last longer

People are often surprised to find that essential oils have a shelf life. They may have been told essential oils never expire to justify a high price tag. The truth is, essential oils do have a shelf life – regardless … Continue reading

Anti-Inflammatory Lotion – a recipe for inflammation relief

This post may contain affiliate links. This doesn’t cost you any more, and helps to support more great content. Thank you 🙂 This blend of essential oils is helpful for all types of pain stemming from inflammation: sore backs, sore … Continue reading