Essential Oils

Easy Sugar Scrub

Easy Sugar Scrub Fights Winter Blues and Dry Skin

Sugar scrubs are one of my favorite gifts to make with essential oils.  This multitasking recipe...
Essential Oils: Humidifier vs. Diffuser

Essential Oils: Humidifier vs Diffuser

Can I Use Essential Oils in My Humidifier? This question comes up so often, especially...
Essential Oils for Clear Skin

Essential Oils for Clear Skin

  I love to use essential oils on my face, and have had good success...
Essential Oils Deodorant for Men

My New, Simpler Version of Essential Oils Deodorant for Men

A while back, Mr. Native Texan made the switch from his mainstream deodorant (bleh) to this...
On Guard Products

Reader Q&A: How to Make Your Own On Guard Blend

'Tis the season for On Guard! I received several questions about this powerful blend via...
Baby Wipe Spray with Essential Oils

Baby Wipe Spray {with essential oils}

As you know, we are now cloth diapering.  As I hoped, it got much easier...
Deet Free Bug Repellent With Essential Oils | Roots & Boots

DEET-Free Bug Repellent with Essential Oils {Revised}

Last year, we had good success with this DEET-Free Bug Repellent, made from three essential...
Sugar Scrub with Essential Oils

DIY Dry Shampoo {with essential oils}

Want to know a secret?  I don't wash my hair every day.  In fact, sometimes...

My Favorite Carrier Lotion for Essential Oils

  Tropical Traditions makes my absolute favorite lotion.  It's clean, pure, unscented and works perfectly...
Water Resistant Labels

Announcing: Special Deal on Custom Waterproof Labels {for All Your DIY Needs}

After alluding to this for some time now, I'm so pleased to announce this special...
Foaming Hand Soap with Essential Oils

Foaming Hand Soap {with essential oils}

Making your own Foaming Hand Soap is easy and economical.  Plus, DIY Hand Soap is...
35 Uses for Frankincense Oil | Roots & Boots

35 Amazing Uses for Frankincense Oil

Frankincense is my number one favorite essential oil! (more…)
DIY labels

Water Resistant DIY Labels for Homemade Gifts

I've always loved giving homemade gifts.  After essential oils came into my life, homemade gift-giving...
Warming Neck Wrap

DIY Toilet Bombs

The minute I came across this DIY recipe, I knew I had to try it....
Owie Spray

Owie Spray {with essential oils}

This Owie Spray is an easy and effective way to soothe skin irritations.  Melaleuca (tea...

21 All-Natural Ways to Support Your Immune System

21 All-Natural Ways to Support Your Immune System

We’re about two weeks into self-quarantine thanks to current events, and immune support is high on the radar for all of us.  Let’s take a look at 21 all-natural ways to support your immune system.

21 All-Natural Ways to Support Your Immune System

Easy Seasoning Salt with Essential Oils

Seasoning Salt with Essential Oils

This Easy Seasoning Salt with Essential Oils is fantastic on a slow-cooked roast and would work well for other meats too. 

Seasoning Salt with Essential Oils

Essential Oil Recipes for Diffusing

30+ Essential Oil Recipes for Diffusing

Looking for solid essential oil recipes for diffusing? The sky’s the limit when it comes to possible combinations, but I’m sharing a few ideas to get you started.

30+ Essential Oil Recipes for Diffusing

How to Stock Your Natural First Aid Kit for Summer

How to Stock Your Natural First Aid Kit for Summer

Summer is just around the corner, the weather is warming up, and we’re all spending more time outdoors.  In other words, it’s time to make sure your natural first aid kit is stocked and ready to go!

How to Stock Your Natural First Aid Kit for Summer

Hip Essential Oil Diffuser Jewelry: My Top Picks {with coupon codes!}

Hip Essential Oil Diffuser Jewelry

Once upon a time, essential oil diffuser jewelry fell mainly into categories that just weren’t my jam.  Like clay pendants and silver lockets.  And hey, if you love clay pendants and silver lockets, that’s cool.  I’m not judging.  To each her own.

Hip Essential Oil Diffuser Jewelry

How to Flavor Kombucha with Essential Oils

How to Flavor Kombucha with Essential Oils | Roots & Boots

We love to flavor kombucha with essential oils.

How to Flavor Kombucha with Essential Oils | Roots & Boots

DIY Carpet Freshener with Essential Oils

DIY Carpet Freshener with Essential Oils | Roots & Boots

When your family gets food poisoning the day before your house goes on the market, which is the same day the realtor arrives to photograph the house and a random prospective buyer stops by for a tour, it’s DIY carpet freshener to the rescue!

DIY Carpet Freshener with Essential Oils | Roots & Boots

Homemade Flubber with Essential Oils

Homemade Flubber with Essential Oils | Roots & Boots

Have your kids experienced homemade flubber with essential oils? They’re going to love this recipe!

Homemade Flubber with Essential Oils | Roots & Boots

12 Ways to Use Clove Oil

12 Ways to Use Clove Oil | Roots & Boots

Clove oil gives off a warm, spicy aroma that always reminds me of fall and the holidays.  But clove oil also provides important health benefits.

12 Ways to Use Clove Oil | Roots & Boots

33 Ways to Use Lemon Oil

33 Ways to Use Lemon Oil

Looking for a few new ways to use lemon oil? Lemon is one powerful essential oil: use it to support immune function, respiratory health, digestion, mood, energy, and more.  Plus it’s great for cleaning, deodorizing, and general grease, grime, and stain removal. I like to start each each day by

Must-Have Essential Oils for Travel

Must-Have Essential Oils for Travel

When your personal oils stash includes more than 80 singles and blends, it can be hard to narrow the collection down to a manageable list of must-have essential oils for travel.

Must-Have Essential Oils for Travel

Essential Oils for Road Trips

Essential Oils for Good Mood | Roots & Boots

Whether you’re traveling solo, with the fam, or with your best gal pals, these essential oils for road trips will totally elevate the experience.

Essential Oils for Good Mood | Roots & Boots

Essential Oil Travel Tips

Essential Oil Travel Tips

Let’s talk about essential oil travel tips!  After traveling with my oils and other doTERRA products for years, I’ve learned a few tricks to keep everything I need handy but still streamlined and organized.

Essential Oil Travel Tips

doTERRA Convention: What You Need to Know

doTERRA Convention: What You Need to Know

Are you so excited about this year’s doTERRA convention? 

doTERRA Convention: What You Need to Know

28 Ways to Use Peppermint Oil

28 Ways to Use Peppermint Oil

From tummy troubles to bug spray to respiratory support and so much more, Peppermint is definitely one of the oils you want to keep on hand in your natural health care cabinet.  Today I’m excited to share with you 28 ways to use Peppermint oil! 

28 Ways to Use Peppermint Oil