Natural Wellness with Julie Reneaud

Essential Oil

3 Calming Essential Oils for Dogs: Bonus Diffuser Recipes

3 Calming Essential Oils for Dogs: Bonus Diffuser Recipes

Sometimes, I love having dogs. Other times, they drive me bat-poop crazy and I need to “oil them up”!! Yep, that means I pull out my essential oils and I use them to help better care for my 4 legged friends. These two Brittany Spaniels […]

Simple 3 step melt and pour handmade bar soap

Simple 3 step melt and pour handmade bar soap

Soap making has been an art form for many years. Numerous talented crafty folk frequently turn their home into a soap making chemistry lab. They use many steps to curate high-quality beautiful bars of soap. Me?? Well, I’m way too lazy for that. I just […]

3 Ingredient DIY Cooling After Sun Lotion

3 Ingredient DIY Cooling After Sun Lotion

Are you like me and sometimes spend too much time enjoying the hot sun? Let me tell ya, as a redhead with pale skin, I know the in’s and out’s of sunburned skin. Ugh…let’s just say, I know way too much about sunburned skin (if […]

DIY Coffee Exfoliating Face Scrub

DIY Coffee Exfoliating Face Scrub

I love to drink coffee first thing in the morning. LOVE IT!!! But, I also love to put coffee grounds on my face! Yep, sounds weird…..but, it works great for my skin. Yes, I am a coffee addict and my first cup of coffee each […]

Anti-Aging Face Serum with Essential Oils

Anti-Aging Face Serum with Essential Oils

Now that I am in my 40’s, I fully grasp the importance of skin care. To be honest, I wish I knew how to make this awesome face serum 20 years ago!!!! Using this serum, my face and neck feel so much smoother. Plus, this […]

Easy DIY Lavender Rosewater toner 

Easy DIY Lavender Rosewater toner 

Did you know that rosewater can be used to make an amazing facial toner? If you didn’t, well…now you do!! Rosewater toner can be used to shrink your pores and clear blemishes. Plus, when you add 100% pure essential oils, you make magic. Okay, it’s […]

5 Essential Oils for Better Sleep

5 Essential Oils for Better Sleep

Sleep is so important, but sometimes….it’s hard to get enough of. Many times, falling asleep can be quite a challenge. Especially, when it’s hard to “turn off” your mind or relax your body while you lay there and toss and turn and toss again. For me, […]

15 Simple Ways to Use Lavender Essential Oil

15 Simple Ways to Use Lavender Essential Oil

Lavender oil is a lovely floral essential oil that has multiple uses and benefits. This oil has an amazing aroma that is quite calming and used by many for relaxation. Just check out your local spa! I bet you will find quite a few lavender-infused […]

Holiday Room Spray Essential Oil DIY with Bonus Recipes

Holiday Room Spray Essential Oil DIY with Bonus Recipes

I just love this time of year and all the wonderful smells that fill the air!! My favorite is the smell of cinnamon and spruce. For many years, I have said that I would love to bottle up the smell of Christmas for all year […]

7 Ways I do NOT use Essential Oils.

7 Ways I do NOT use Essential Oils.

There are lots of ways I use essential oils, but there are also many ways I do NOT use them. Essential oils can be unsafe and downright nasty if used incorrectly and yep.. I’ve messed up a few times and have also learned from the […]