Apple Pie with DoTerra Essential Oils

In honor of Pi Day (3.14), I am sharing one of my favorite recipies for apple pie, created by my sister Karen, using DoTerra oils. Enjoy!  Karen's DoTerra Apple Pie  Ingredients 1 box of refrigerated pie dough  8 cups of peeled and thinly sliced apples 1/2 cup of sugar 1/4 cup of brown sugar 1/4 teaspoon of salt 1/8 teaspoon of nutmeg  2 tablespoons of flour 3-4 drops of lemon oil (depending on preference, I put 4 in mine)  8 drops of on guard oil 2 drops of cinnamon bark oil Directions 1. Peel apples and thinly slice them; place in a bowl (metal or glass if possible) until you have 8 cups of sliced apples.  2. Preheat the oven to 425 degrees 3. Take ...

Green Paradise Muffins

Are you trying to get more greens in to you day? Me too! Thankfully, I have fallen in love with the new DoTerra Greens. A scoop of DoTerra Greens and a scoop of DoTerra Fiber is my new 3pm snack to give me energy and allow me to feel full until dinner time. I have been playing around the the Greens in other ways and created a tasty treat that I think you might like! I have named it the "Green Paradise Muffin" using a basic muffing recipe I found from Baked By An Introvert and the magic of DoTerra Products. Here is the recipe: 2 cups all purpose flour 1/2 cup granulated sugar 2 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 3/4 cup of milk (r...

Intentions for the New Year

I don't know about you but I don't love setting goals for the New Year. It can feel like a lot of pressure and quite honestly you never know what the world will throw at you (a pandemic, riots, murder hornets...) Something I noticed that I missed in 2020 was moving. I use to get 10,000 steps on my daily commute alone, now I'm lucking if I get 3,000 in my tiny apartment. Exercise and moveme...

Beautiful Hydrating Body Mist

The Hydrating Body Mist with the Beautiful Blend is one of my favorite DoTerra Spa products! This light weight body spray leaves my skin feeling refreshed and supple. The 360 degree sprayer makes it incredibly easy to apply to even those hard to reach places.  The Beautiful Blend (also known as the captivating blend) was formulated to uplift the mood and encourage self confidence and self respect. The blend helps people radiate their inner beauty to the world!  The aromatic benefits of the beautiful essential oil blend combine with the nourishing properties of coconut, sunflower, avocado, and passion fruit to leave skin feeling soothed, softened, and hydrated. 

Arise, Align & Anchor

Are you looking to start a yoga practice? Do you already have one you are looking to support? Why not motivate yourself to get started and go further with a gorgeous set of CPTG blends from Doterra to enhance your practice. The DoTerra Yoga Collection is made up of three blends, Arise, Align, and Anchor, presented in a beautiful gift box.  Arise, the Enlightening Blend, inspires feelings of joy and courageously rise to your goals.  Arise features Grapefruit, Lemon, Osmanthus, Melissa and Siberian Fir essential oils in a base of Fractionated Coconut Oil. This blend inspires moments of rising up and reaching for your highest potential. Use Arise while practicing the fo...

Citrus BBQ Sauce

Last week I visited my sister and we whipped up this barbecue sauce for some steak kabobs we grilled. This recipe was featured in the newest edition of DoTerra's Living magazine Citrus Barbecue Sauce - (yields 5 cups) Ingredients: 3 cups ketchup 2 cups brown sugar 1 cup small diced yellow onion 3 cloves of garlic 2 drops Lemon oil 2 drops Lime oil 2 drops Wild Orange oil 1 drop Cinnamon Bark oil 3 drops Cilantro oil 1 drop Oregano 4 tbs worcestershire sauce 1 tsp liquid smoke 1/2 jalapeno - seeds and stem removed (Optional) Directions: Combine all ingredients in a blender. Blend until smooth. spread on meat or veggies of your choice. Refrigerate extra sauce to enjoy later Author's notes - personally I would drop the cilantro to 1 drop, ...

Love for Lavender

When I mention to people my passion for essential oils, the oil they are most familiar with is usually lavender. Lavender is known for its soothing and comforting properties. Lavender has been used throughout history; seen in ancient Greece, the Roman Empire, and the Middle Ages to mask the scent of the victims of the pla...

Where My Rosemary Goes

Since the Stay At Home order was put in to motion I have been working at home. It definitely takes some getting use to! One of the wonderful pros is that I get to diffuse my oils all the time. I have been partial to Rosemary as one of my go to on the busier days. Rosemary is energizing, and can be use to help creat...