Ylang Ylang:  Benefits, Uses & Diffuser Blends

Ylang Ylang: Benefits, Uses & Diffuser Blends

Benefits How to Use Diffuser Blends What is Ylang Ylang? Ylang Ylang (Cananga Odorata) is well known for its sweet and floral scent.  It is typically found in countries surrounding the Indian Ocean, such as Malaysia, the Philippines, Indonesia, India and even some...
Clary Sage Oil:  Benefits, Uses, & Diffuser Blends

Clary Sage Oil: Benefits, Uses, & Diffuser Blends

Benefits How to Use Diffuser Blends What is Clary Sage? Clary sage (Salvia sclarea) is a beautiful plant with purple flowers, typically found in the Mediterranean Basin. Clary Sage oil has a light, refreshing scent which has been used in the past for various eye...
Mini Travel Guide: Dominican Republic

Mini Travel Guide: Dominican Republic

In the Dominican Republic, you can experience Latin Caribbean life at its finest. There are luxurious beaches, vibrant towns, and nature-filled outdoor adventures. Home to some of the most beautiful views in the Caribbean, shimmering tidal ponds, breathtaking...
5 Delicious Mocktails for Summer

5 Delicious Mocktails for Summer

When the sun is shining, we often reach for an ice cold beer or cooler for a refreshing drink.  But sometimes too many of those can leave our heads pounding the next morning.  If you’re looking for something to quench your thirst, sans alcohol, here are five...
How to Create a Tropical Oasis at Home

How to Create a Tropical Oasis at Home

The gentle lapping of waves on the shore.  The heat of the sun, warming your skin.  A light breeze brings scents of the sea.  Do you wish you were there right now?  I sure do! While a traditionally vacation might not be possible, a staycation just might be able to...
Top 5 Wellness Retreats Around the World

Top 5 Wellness Retreats Around the World

One thing I’ve learned is that taking care of our mind and spirit is just as important as taking care of our physical body. Wellness retreats are becoming an increasingly popular choice for both couples and solo travelers to escape a busy lifestyle and find...
Virtual Tourist: A Taste of Portugal

Virtual Tourist: A Taste of Portugal

One of the oldest countries in Europe, Portugal is located on the Iberian Peninsula, bordering Spain. It’s well known for its wine, most notably port, as well as beaches, history, and culinary influences. When visiting Portugal, there are a number of must-see...