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Top 20 Uses for Dr. Bronner's Magic Soap

Dr. Bronner’s Liquid Castile Soap is a staple for those looking to make their own natural products. It works well especially when it comes to cleaning, but it also has a variety of personal...

Using Essential Oils at Home: A Room-by-Room Guide

Using essential oils at home is a great way to infuse your family’s surroundings with fresh, uplifting scents that can boost moods and gently transform any room in your house. Essential oils can also...

How to Diffuse Essential Oils

Scent is powerful. Scent is linked to memory and emotion, which is one of the reasons aromatherapy and essential oils have exploded in popularity over the last few years. There are numerous ways to take...

5 Reasons You Should Buy An Adult Coloring Book

You may fondly remember coloring books from your childhood, or perhaps you have children or grandchildren who enjoy coloring. But this activity doesn’t have to be locked away by nostalgia — more and...

20 Ways to Use Olive Oil Outside of the Kitchen

I love a good cooking oil, and olive oil is a popular, versatile one. But did you know that it has many benefits outside of the kitchen? Just like coconut oil, olive oil can be used in various...

Tips for Disconnecting: Stay Social Without Social Media

We’re in the midst of holiday get-togethers, dinners and parties. We’re hosting, we’re being hosted, we’re struggling to fit all of this social time into an already packed schedule and make it out...

Coconut Oil Storage: Single Use Frozen Coconut Oil Cubes

My coworkers at SwansonVitamins.com and I love coconut oil, along with millions of others in the world. Previously, we’ve compiled 50 ways to use coconut oil, shared coconut oil skincare recipes,...

DIY: All Natural First Aid Kit

You never know when the next minor injury is going to happen (or where), but you can be ready to take care of those cuts, scrapes and bug bites at a moment’s notice with a well-stocked first aid kit. Yo...

Nail Polish: Pretty Colors & Toxic Chemicals?

How Toxic is Your Nail Polish? Nail polish is one of my favorite year-round accessories. I love wearing bright, fun colors in the spring and summer and dark, vampy colors in the fall and winter. Just a...

How to Use Tea Tree Oil: Top 10 Everyday Uses

Affordable, readily available, time-tested, versatile… these are just a few of the many reasons why tea tree oil (also called melaleuca oil) has become one of the most popular essential oils in the...

50 Ways to Use Coconut Oil to Better Your Life

  Scientific research on coconut oil has revealed health benefits that affect your entire body, inside and out. You've heard good things about it and now you have a tub of it sitting in your pantry. So...

Essential Oils and Aromatherapy: Beginner's Guide to Using Essential Oils

  What is Aromatherapy? According to WebMD.com, "Aromatherapy may promote relaxation and help relieve stress. It has also been used to help treat a wide range of physical and mental conditions,...