Health Benefits Of Peppermint Essential Oil

  Close your eyes and imagine the scent of peppermint surrounding you, the crisp freshness, the cleanliness of this earthy scent, allowing it to fill your lungs, and to clear your mind. How easy was it to imagine this scent in details? The scent of peppermint has such a large place in our day to …

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Best Air Purifiers For Allergies

Indoor (and outdoor) allergies are no fun, and with a family – and some friends – that are suffering from various allergies – myself included – keeping the air clean is important for our health and sanity. After all, who likes to sniffle and sneeze and deal with watery eyes on a regular basis? I …

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List of Carrier Oils And Their Uses

If you are new to working with essential oils, you may have heard “Carrier Oils” mentioned, but may not be sure what that is, and which ones to use for what purpose.   This is why I wanted to take this opportunity to create a little guide so that you can use it as a …

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What Is The Difference Between Cedarwood And Cedar Essential Oil?

Essential oils are amazing, that is why I use them daily. But there a lot of essential oils out there, many of them with slightly confusing or very similar names, but potent differences, so that I want to clear up any potential misconceptions you may encounter Cedarwood and Cedar Essential Oils Are The Same (sort …

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What In The World Is Umckaloabo And How Do You Use It?

Now that we are in the middle of winter, and are often plagued with cold and flu symptoms, alternative medicine is often the first thing we grab for, making all of our lives a little more comfortable. One of the not so commonly used plants in the US – while often used in Europe –  …

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How To Use Oregano Essential Oil – A Practical DIY Guide

Many health food stores and natural grocery stores have added a variety of essential oils to their inventory, which might make you wonder how to use these essentials oils, such as oregano essential oil. To answer your question, I have compiled some information about this powerful herb for you. Oregano Essential Oil As A Hand Sanitizer …

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Tips and Advice for Expectant Moms with Disabilities

Motherhood presents many challenges, and as a woman with a disability, you are used to facing and overcoming challenges with creativity and resilience.  However, you may be worried about the challenge of breastfeeding.  With some basic preparation and tips, you can go into this first phase of motherhood with confidence.   Help!  I’m going to …

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Change for the Better: Making Healthful Home Modifications

  It might begin with irritated, watery eyes or maybe as a tightness in the throat. What’s often identified as “sick building syndrome” covers scores of maladies that can be attributed to objects or materials found in one’s home or work environment. Something as simple as carpeting or fabric may produce illnesses that can force …

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How To Get Rid Of Warts Naturally

  Warts are no fun but a quite common skin condition that is highly contagious and easily transferred. Something as simple as a handshake or a hug can cause one of those unsightly problems to appear on your hands. Skin-To-Skin contact is the # 1 cause of for spreading wards. Thankfully treatment does not have …

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Why Gardening Is Good For Your Mental Health And More!

Why Gardening Is Good For Your Mental Health And More!

Taking care of your mental health is something that I here at Avalon Media genuinely care about. That is why I have gotten in touch with the people at WhatShed so I can share with you this fantastic infographic. Here you can see why gardening is a great way for you look great, feel great …

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