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Keeping White Sofas Clean--No Bleach!

My husband thought I was crazy.  Nearly nine years ago we'd just moved into a new house with our two active, outdoorsy, art-and-crafts-loving daughters (ages 6 and 4), we had a baby on the way; and I had my sights on replacing our 25-yr old hand-me-down sofas with two lovely, white slipcovered sofas.   I've always loved the clean look and neutral...

Green Mandarin - What You Should Know and How to Use It

Anyone else out there not a fan of the smell of Tea Tree oil?  I’ve gotta tell ya—while I love all of its many awesome benefits for our skin health and immune function and use it frequently for those reasons--it’s just not my favorite aroma!       Tea Tree (aka Melaleuca) is also one of dōTERRA’s essential oils that’s safe to take internally, but a...

Why I Stopped Holding My Breath...and How You Can Too!

So maybe you’ve experienced this before.... It’s time to clean the bathroom, mop the floor, wipe down the kitchen counters for the upteenth time, or whatever sanitizing chore you’re up against. And in the process you find yourself consciously (or maybe subconsciously) holding your breath. Because the smell of those conventional cleaners—UGH! That w...