5 Essential Oils That ‘Bug Off’ Naturally

Barbara HauckMosquito bites, Uncategorized, Zika virus

Are you one of those people that attract mosquitos?  I am, or I was.  As a child it was even worse for me.  Medical professionals say it has something to do with my blood type. Whatever the reason I’m continujally on the search for products that can keep the little guys away.  There’s nothing worse than the way mpsquitos can ruin any … Read More

7 Tasty Ways To Enhance Your Cooking

Barbara HauckUncategorized1 Comment

How old are the spices in your kitchen?  Are they still full of the freshest flavors you want to add to food? If you’re like almost everyone else, your spices have lost almost all of their flavor enhancing benefits.   Young Living has introduced a way for us to replace some of those old worn out spice tins. Imagine whenever … Read More

MEDICINE CABINET MAKEOVER WITH ESSENTIAL OILS

Barbara HauckUncategorized

MEDICINE CABINET MAKEOVER WITH ESSENTIAL OILS April 19, 2013 by Whitney at Beauty in the Mess   It’s funny how having children changes the way you think. When I had a headache, I grabbed for a bottle. If I had a cold, I grabbed for more bottles. I treated symptoms my whole life without even realizing that there could be … Read More

The ‘ART’ of Skin Care for Sensitive Skin

Barbara HauckUncategorized

Good skin care can slow down the harmful effects that time and the environment have on our faces.  Good skin care requires making time for a regular, every day cleansing and moisturizing program . Finding the right products can and does take patience and a desire to find what works for the variety of skin types.  “Sensitive skin is characterized by … Read More

9 Essential Oils to Enhance Your Yoga Sessions

Barbara HauckUncategorized

Enhancing Yoga with Essential Oils The popularity of yoga is exploding in the United States. Nearly 15 million people partake of the practice, according to the Yoga Journal. The Wall Street Journal printed that yoga is the fastest growing sport in America. Is it time to do your yoga practice, but you just can’t get your head in the game? Try … Read More

14 Ways To Better Health With Essential Oils – Frankincense

Barbara HauckUncategorized

Did you know  there are 5 different grades of frankincense resin?  Young Living has always used the top grade – A or “howdjury” (this is the pronunciation not the true spelling). But this isn’t necessarily the case with other companies. The health benefits of Frankincense Essential Oil can be attributed to its properties, as discovered through science, as an antiseptic, … Read More

Want to start using essential oils? Read this first!

Barbara HauckUncategorized

Want to start using essential oils? Read this first! But before I explain why essential oils are so great, you might be wondering what they actually are! What are essential oils? Essential oils are the oil of the plant from which they were extracted. They’re basically concentrated herbs! They contain all the goodness that protects and maintains the plant, and … Read More

Essential Oils for Facial Beauty

Barbara HauckUncategorized

      Beauty might be only skin deep. But having a healthy smooth face has been an endeavor for me since my early 30’s.  First thing is to decide whatever you do to take care of your face – Do It Now, and Do It Everyday.      The younger you  are when you start the better.  The key is … Read More

DIY Holiday Make and Take Ideas

Barbara HauckUncategorized

  Thinking about making homemade holiday gifts using essential oils? I know for me receiving a homemade gift is very appreciated. It means that the giver took the time to gather the ‘goodies’, put them all together and lovingly share them.  At times I’ve been the giver and know how happy I felt whenever the recipient ooh’d and aah’d over my … Read More

Natural Mosquito Repellent – And Other Pests Too

Barbara HauckUncategorized

  Keep in mind… repelling insects is about more than just maintaining comfort. It may help keep you healthy, too, as insects can carry serious diseases. It is not uncommon to hear of mosquitoes transmitting West Nile virus, encephalitis, and in some areas, malaria. Most insect repellents on the market today have dangerous chemicals as active ingredients. The most common … Read More