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8 Warnings Using Essential Oils

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There are so many advantages to using Essential Oils in your life.  It can be used in soaps, lip balms, air fresheners and medicinally.  It is a good practice to get oils that are real oils and not synthetic oils.  (See my original Post)!

Once you begin purchasing oils and using them, there are some very important things to avoid.

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Why Your Spices Need Help

Growing Herbs for Fresh Taste

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Whether you have a green thumb or not, you can grow herbs.  These wonderful plants can provide fresh, healthy alternatives to dried herbs.  Each has a place in cooking, but besides better taste, fresh herbs provide more health benefits.

Some herbs grow well in pots on our windowsill or under a grow light, while others do better in an outside environment.  Some herbs can be grown both inside and out!

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7 Ways to Use Coconut Oil

Coconut Oil Isn’t Just for Cooking

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I am sure you know about, heard about or read an article about coconut oil.  Coconut oil is a natural oil, without chemicals, that can be a money-saver in all its uses.

The first time I purchased a jar I was surprised to see it was hard!  This was not the “oil” I was thinking of for cooking. That was over 5 years ago and I use it all over the house.

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