“In the Meadow” Aromatherapy diffuser blend

A variation of my Sweet Orchard blend, with Yuzu instead of Grapefruit, which makes it brighter (I really like Yuzu, it’s kind of like a blend of mandarin and lime, and definitely adds some zing and freshness to any blend!…).  It smells like a big bouquet of wildflowers to me. 😍 Adding Amyris grounds it, withContinue reading ““In the Meadow” Aromatherapy diffuser blend”

“Sweet Orchard” Aromatherapy diffuser blend

So I was in need of comforting yesterday, and grabbed one of my favorite combos for the diffuser: Grapefruit + Vanilla. Then of course I couldn’t resist experimenting a little… I love what came out of it!… It’s sweet, but fresh, and a little fruity. There is definitely something in Magnolia that reminds me ofContinue reading ““Sweet Orchard” Aromatherapy diffuser blend”

A word about smudging

Smudging is the act of burning certain herbs, roots, or resins, to purify the air around us. Common choices are California White Sage, Palo Santo, or Sweetgrass… People usually associate this with a spiritual or esoteric practice (especially by Native Americans), as it is said to evacuate negative energies and spirits, but scientific studies haveContinue reading “A word about smudging”

“London Fog” Aromatherapy diffuser blend

For as long as I can remember I have been fascinated by fragrances and perfumes. I have a strong sense of smell which, let’s face it, is mostly a curse, since a lot of modern days perfumes are just unbearable to me and give me a major headache. I use a lot of Essential Oils,Continue reading ““London Fog” Aromatherapy diffuser blend”

Terrarium mini gardens

How to bring a little bit of nature inside, a pop of color to the top of your desk and a little inspiration in your daily life? Terrarium succulents gardens. It’s really quite simple, and making them is almost as relaxing as looking at them afterwards. Supplies: Various sizes glass containers (Tall ones are fromContinue reading “Terrarium mini gardens”