Make your own orange scented soap with a few simple ingredients. If you’ve been around our site for a while, then you know I absolutely love to make homemade soap. It is so fun and easy to make and personalize. We’ve made bunny soaps and Star Wars soap.[…]

Coffee beans and spice make hard lotion bars smell delicious and great for skin. While I was making a batch of cinnamon and clove lotion bars, I kept thinking that a coffee hard lotion bar would smell delicious with the cinnamon and clove. The coffee beans on the[…]

Homemade lotion bars are easy to make with just three ingredients plus essential oils. Making your own soaps, lotions, shaving cream and other beauty products is super easy. I fell in love with DIYing these items years ago.  You generally will need a few basic supplies and then[…]

Use citronella essential oils to make a homemade citronella candle to keep the bugs at bay.

Keep the bugs at bay this summer when you learn how to make citronella candles. Perfect for camping and picnics, these homemade candles will keep away the creepy crawlies so your family can enjoy the late summer evenings.   One of the nice things about living in the desert is[…]

Take your favorite essential oils with this super easy craft - clay necklaces! This simple craft is inexpensive and perfect for kids

Diffuse your favorite essential oil wherever you go with clay necklaces. We tried two different types of clay and found the perfect one to make your essential oil clay necklaces. I have been using essential oils for about 3 years now. I mostly use them topically and internally[…]

A quick and easy limeade recipe using fresh strawberries and lime essential oil for a refreshing summer drink!

This strawberry limeade recipe is one of my favorite summer drinks.  This limeade recipe is an easy combination of simple syrup, lime essential oils and fresh strawberries. My love of strawberry limeade started a few decades ago with my first sip at a Sonic restaurant.  After figuring out how[…]

Tired of buying expensive shaving cream? Make your own with just 3 ingredients and essential oils!

Homemade shaving cream with essential oils is quick and easy to make with coconut oil, shea butter, and another oil.  Add essential oils to personalize your shaving cream scent! I’ve been wanting to make homemade shaving cream with essential oils for my husband to use for a while.[…]

Looking for a unique dessert for Easter or Mother's Day? Turn plain vanilla in to lavender cupcakes with essential oils. The orange frosting pairs perfectly with this uniquely flavored cupcake recipe.

Turn plain vanilla cupcakes in to a wonder with lavender essential oil. Add a dollop of homemade buttercream frosting with a drop of orange essential oil for a truly unique homemade cupcake recipe. I bet you think I’m crazy.  That cupcake up there looks like a plain Jane[…]

Wondering how to make soap? Just follow this easy tutorial for the perfect Easter basket treat!

Learn how to make soap with just three ingredients! Personalize your homemade soap with the scents and colors of your choice. I have been wanting to learn how to make soap for years.  By making soap, I mean buying lye and letting it sit and “cure” for days.[…]

Wassail with Essential Oils

Caramel apple wassail recipe with essential oils is a delicious drink for holiday entertaining.  Three different  juices are combined and spiced with essential oils.  Then you can add caramel vodka for an extra kick of flavor, or leave the vodka out for a family friendly drink. Thank you[…]