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How To Get Rid of Bugs Around Your Home with Essential Oils

Nobody likes bugs .... at least nobody I know.  So why are they in your home? Basically, for the same reasons you like a nice home - bugs want food, water, and free rent.   The most common type of "home" bugs found are earwigs, cockroaches, silverfish, house centipedes, spiders, and ants. That is a lot of bugs! But how do you get rid of them?  That's the million-dollar question! We are certified in Aromatherapy and can tell you that essential oils can help you get rid of these unwanted house guests without using toxic chemicals that can cause harm to your children and pets. Here are our top picks for just this reason: Earwigs: Have you ever seen an earwig?  Some people say they...

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Essential Oils to Kill Ticks

There is a lot of talk these days about ticks.  The Government of Canada and the Ministry of Health are warning us about ticks.  They are posing a risk to our kids, our pets and ourselves.  In light of this, we thought it would only make sense to address the issue and how essential oils can kill ticks and make our Summer more pleasurable. Natural alternatives for pest relief are in great demand. Essential oils are a popular choice, and some can repel ticks even if they don't kill ticks. We find the essential oils most commonly promoted as tick repellents include eucalyptus, lavender, lemongrass, lemon, geranium, palmarosa, pennyroyal and cedarwood. Let's take a look at each one and how...

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What you need to know about Anise Seed Essential Oil

Anise Seed Oil is used all over the world for its use in liquors. The most popular drink in Turkey called Raki, is made with Anise.  It is also used in Greece to make Ouzo, Sambucca in Italy, Jagermeister in Germany .... and the list goes on. But did you know that it actually carries a ton of pretty amazing health benefits?  

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