Monthly Archives: May 2011

Peppermint Oil Removes Permanent Marker

Accidentally used that black permanent marker on your dry-erase board? Have your kids decided to re-decorate your walls with your new set of multi-coloured Sharpies? Don’t worry. Just put a drop or two of Young Living Pure Peppermint Essential Oil on marker, let it sit for about 20-30 seconds and it will wipe right off (and smell great too)! Only $25.99 for 15ml (that’s 300 drops….a great value). Email me by clicking here or call me at 905-667-5624 to learn more or order a bottle.

Ants HATE Peppermint Oil

Well Spring has finally sprung in Southern Ontario and along with it came out annual visit from a colony of ants through our back door. Luckily, this year we had Young Living Pure Peppermint Essential Oil.

I spread a few drops of this great oil with a refreshing smell, and no more ants!

Like more information on using Young Living Peppermint Oil or other wonderful Young Living Essential Oils? Click here to email me or call me at 905-667-5624

Anti-freeze in your toothpaste and shampoos?

Did you know……

What's in your toiletries?

Propylene Glycol—The main ingredient found in anti-freeze; also common in shampoos, deodorants, cosmetics, lotions, toothpastes, processed foods, baby wipes, and many more personal care items. Implicated in contact dermatitis, kidney damage, and liver abnormalities; can inhibit skin cell growth in human tests and can damage cell membranes causing rashes, dry skin, and surface damage.

Young Living’s essential oil based toiletries are made from pure and natural ingredients.  They are both safe and healthy for your family.

For more information on the Young Living Essential Oil products please Click here to email me.

Make Your Own Natural Disinfecting Air Freshener

Fill your home with wonderful scents and disinfect the air naturally!

This homemade gel air freshener recipe is easy to make and is perfect for your home, the car, or at work.

Cleans and Disinfects

Unflavored gelatin powder (two envelopes – 2Tbsp)
1/2 cup boiling water
1/2 cup ice water
10-15 drops of Thieves Blend Essential Oil
1Tbsp salt


  • Completely dissolve the gelatin in 1/2 cup of boiling water.
  • Add ice water to the gelatin mixture.
  • Add 10-15 drops of Thieves to the mixture.
  • Stir in the salt
  • Pour the gel mixture into a clean empty baby food jars or other small glass jars.
  • Close the jars, and allow to cool overnight Note – Don’t put them in your refrigerator or freezer as the scent may absorb into your food)

To use the air fresheners just open the container and place on a counter, shelf, or in your car cup holder.


For fresh carpets mix several drops of YL essential oil in some baking Soda.Cover. Let sit for a day.Sprinkle on carpet. Vacuum after 1hr.

Diffuse Peppermint oil in the room while studying to improve concentration and accuracy. Inhale Peppermint oil, when taking a test, to improve recall.