Winter Camping Hacks for People Who Hate the Cold

When people describe the appeal of camping, the words “escape” and “nature” are sure to pop up somewhere, as well as “fresh air.” There’s also the benefit of exercise, the chance for artistic inspiration and personal reflection, and perhaps even the satisfaction of claiming just a little of that intrepid, roughing-it spirit of our ancestors. […]

Peppermint Essential Oil for Everyday Living

Peppermint essential oil has many uses. We’ve included 9 of our favorite peppermint essential oil recipes below. Enjoy! Disinfectant Room Spray 6 drops eucalyptus essential oil 6 drops bergamot or lemon essential oil 4 drops pine essential oil 2 drop peppermint essential oil 2 ounces purified water Combine oils and water in a glass spray bottle. Shake well and spray […]

What You Didn’t Know About Your Favorite Seasonal Spices

Name your favorite, coziest holiday treat or beverage and you can bet that one or more of these spices are the main feature. This festive time simply wouldn’t be the same without the scents and tastes of nutmeg, cinnamon, clove, ginger, or allspice. From gingerbread cookies to wassail, and pumpkin pie to mulled cider, the […]