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Yay it’s Spring!…Ugh it’s Spring…!

Yay! Spring! Ugh Spring! We all have different reactions when the seasons change, and for many, the coming of Spring brings on the allergies which were happily silent during Winter. Out comes the allergy medication and we live our lives in a daze. There are some natural remedies which we have found very helpful. For … Continue reading Yay it’s Spring!…Ugh it’s Spring…!

Our list of 100% pure essential oils for your easy reference

Our list of 100% pure essential oils is extensive. Here is a list for your easy reference. Basil: Mental fatigue, nervous insomnia, stimulant Benzoin: Coughs and colds, dry skin, eczema, psoriasis, mentally soothing Bergamot: Antiseptic, clears acne, boils, eczema, nervous indigestion, relaxant, good for lost appetite Camphor: Decongestant, antiseptic, disinfectant, stimulant Cedarwood (Atlas): Antiseptic, gentle … Continue reading Our list of 100% pure essential oils for your easy reference

Winter is on its way… Sinuses start acting up…what can you do?

Here in Durban, South Africa, our winters are very mild indeed. Our autumn is still like Summer and our Winter is like Autumn and, if we're very fortunate, we'll have one week some time in July/August that is freezing cold (well for us it's freezing cold as the temperature drops below 15°C). I can hear … Continue reading Winter is on its way… Sinuses start acting up…what can you do?