Even when there is darkness, there is hope for light.

This statement is so deep, and almost brings tears to my eyes to sit and really think about that it for a moment, because no matter how dark times can get or we can get, there is hope.  We have all experienced periods of that or have been touched by it by someone we know.

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Wild Orange Essential Oil

Wild Orange

Picture a hot summer’s day and using your hands to remove the peel from a cold orange from the fridge, imagine the burst of oil from the peel; the mouthwatering smells; and the sweet juice running through your fingers and down your arms.  For me, this is a magical gift from the earth, and I am in a truely happy place when I am in this moment.

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Smart & Sassy

Citrus and Mints.  Is there anything better?  Oh, yes, add a some heat and spice from ginger and cinnamon, and we have dōTERRA’s Smart & Sassy blend, which you have probably guessed I also love.  It’s a proprietary blend of Grapefruit, Lemon, Peppermint, Ginger and Cinnamon essential oils.

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doTERRA DigestZen Essential Oil


This was my first dōTERRA essential oil I ever used back in 2014.  I felt the affects almost instantly and fell in love with the spicy, minty, licorice flavour.  It’s a proprietary blend by dōTERRA of anise seed, peppermint, ginger, caraway seed, coriander seed, tarragon and fennel essential oils.

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Ice Blue

The strong minty camphor aroma is a proprietary blend of dōTERRA’s that my whole family loves, especially my husband.  Each precious 5ml bottle of 85 drops contains the essential oils of wintergreen, camphor, peppermint, helichrysum, blue tansy, blue chamomile and osmanthus.  It truely is a lovely essential oil with a blue hue from the blue tansy and chamomile.

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If you love peppermint anything, then you will love dōTERRA’s peppermint essential oil.  I do, you will see it featured in many of my recipes.  Another must have essential oil as far as I’m concerned, as I love the nose clearing fresh and crisp aroma of it.  Just be careful not to get it near your eyes, nose or ears, as it will burn as it’s a hot oil.

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doTERRA Easy Air Essential Oil

Easy Air

Other than DigestZen and OnGuard, this is our most used dōTERRA essential oil blend.  I love the nose clearing hot minty freshness of this blend.  It contains pure essential oils of laurel leaf, eucalyptus, peppermint, tea tree, lemon, cardamom, ravintsara and ravensara.

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I fell in love the soul soothing aroma of dōTERRA’s lavender essential oil from the first moment I smelt it.  I loved the gentleness of it when I began using it on my kids in 2014, and as they have grown over the years I still love the versatility of this oil for not only my family but also for its many other uses.

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