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DIY Recipe of the Month: Holiday Scented Room Spray • The Organic Alcohol Company

Scent memory is something many in the fragrance industry know very well. It can make a perfume or fragrance compelling as it draws on our emotions, and we resonate with it. As part of our evolutionary process, our olfactory senses were a vital part of survival. Smells go directly into our limbic system, the system that deals with our emotions

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DIY Recipe of the Month: Cranberry Orange Bitters • The Organic Alcohol Company

October’s recipe is extra exciting to share, not only because we are showcasing our newly available Craft-Grade Pear Spirits, but because fall flavors like Clove and Cinnamon and ripe Pear happen to be an all-time, cozy-inducing favorite. We now have our Certified Organic Craft-Grade Pear in house, and it was hard to choose what recipe to make with this fragrant,

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DIY Recipe of the Month: Summertime Peach Liquor • The Organic Alcohol Company

The long slow days of August are upon us and the hot summer weather has settled in. As a child, August was bittersweet with the return to school and friends on the horizon. Now still, I catch scents of fall, feel the cooler nights, and know these lazy hot days won’t last forever. Taking advantage of all that this season

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DIY RECIPE OF THE MONTH: ORGANIC BUG REPELLENT

It’s that time of year for patio-chillin’, outdoor grillin’, and camping adventures. When you are looking for something that isn’t laden with chemicals that will keep the pesky insects away, try this DIY Bug Repellent. I sometimes change up the essential oils I use, but following the lead of many other home-made bug spray recipes, find this blend to be

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12 DIY Cleaning Recipes — From Hand Sanitizer to Floor Cleaner

It’s cleaning day! Time to put on your favorite old jeans, sweatpants, or even pajamas. Crank up some loud music or just enjoy the silence. The unpleasant smells and harsh chemicals usually associated with cleaning are a thing of the past with these “Do it yourself” or DIY cleaning recipes. Don’t dread giving the toilet bowl or kitchen floors a good scrubbing

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DIY Hand Soap Recipes (And Why to Use Thyme Oil!)

How to Make Hand Soap (and Why Thyme Essential Oil is the Perfect Ingredient!) Before I get into the DIY hand soap recipes, I want to talk about Thyme essential oil, so you’ll know why I’m focusing on it for cleansing skin and supporting health. (If you want to go directly to the recipes, scroll down to the sub-headline, Thyme Hand

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Fire Cider Remedy, by Rosemary Gladstar

http://www.rosemarysremedies.com Herbalist Rosemary Gladstar shares how to make Fire Cider, a cold and flu remedy that she formulated and shared with the world. This is a perfect remedy for someone who needs a fiery kick to his or her immune system. A blend of spicy and sweet flavors was combined to enhance your circulatory and digestive system. Will come in

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How To Make A Herbal Wreath

There’s something quite charming about weaving age-old tradition into your festive celebrations. And because we’re all about the whimsy of this Yuletide lately, we thought a little creative project would go down an edible treat. Wish to make a herb wreath for your table? Here’s a step-by-step. Here’s what you need to make a herb wreath: For the basic structure

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