As a nature lover and aromatherapist, I am passionate about making the most effective and natural products I can in the most sustainable way possible.
Category Archives: Plant materials
This Friday the 21st is the Winter Solstice, and I just discovered that in Japan they traditionally take a hot bath with Yuzu fruits on the Solstice (called TO-JI in Japan). Yuzu is a cold hardy Japanese citrus fruit, and … Continue reading
Summer seems to be prime time for sore muscles. There’s just a lot more running biking, hiking, camping, weeding, mowing, swimming, walking, digging, building, hoisting — you name it — going on than normal. Finishing off the day with a … Continue reading
The disappearance of bees has gained widespread media attention over the past few years, and there have been a lot of theories as to the mysterious cause of their collapse. In the beginning, there was speculation that it was caused … Continue reading
Last weekend, I took a class on foraging in the Pacific Northwest. There were a bunch of various roots, mushrooms, and leaves that we picked and tasted as we wandered through the woods. And we made them all into a … Continue reading