5/7/2019 Cinnamon is a delicate, nutty, sweet aromatic spice that everyone has in their cabinet. Cinnamon is the spice that won't quit. It can be found in most baked good items, coffee, teas, and it adds a special zest when added to apples. Yummy! Think back to when you last smelled the aroma of cinnamon.... Continue Reading →
4/17/2019 Do you have a few oils at home that you love to use, but are unsure what the shelf life may be or if the oil has gone bad? Whether you are an essential oils aficionado or a newbie to oils...knowing the expiration date of the oil(s) will help you in the long run... Continue Reading →
4/6/2019 I have had ants in my house over the past 4 days. I wanted to kill them using natural and holistic products that I already had in my home. I read three different blogs to get an idea on what I could use to kill them. Unfortunately, none of them worked. This is my... Continue Reading →
3/12/2019 Ahh honey. The sweet, delectable taste of honey. There is nothing like it. I love putting honey in my tea, on waffles, toast with peanut butter, apples, fried chicken (you have to try this!), and using it as an alternative sweetener. The sweet syrup is anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial and anti-oxidant. The benefits of adding... Continue Reading →
03/10/2019 This image is from http://cartoonsbytom.blogspot.com/2011/08/black-hole-garbage-disposal.html Ahh the beloved garbage disposal. We all have one, and we all use it on a weekly basis at least. However, we don't really think about it too much. I mean, what's to think about? It's not like we are sitting up at night dreaming of the garbage disposal... Continue Reading →
Welcome to Drops of Juniper! I am an essential oils enthusiast, foodie, daydreamer,social worker and an amateur songwriter.
2/5/2019 Over the past 6 months, I have turned into this handy-dandy DIY recipe lady and have tried to make my home as toxin-free as possible. Don't get me wrong, I still buy commercial products such as detergent and dishwashing soap; but I have had so much fun making things such as shower steamers, lotion... Continue Reading →
1/29/2019 Tea Tree Oil has been around for thousands of years and is one of the most widely used essential oils for hair, nails, skin, and body. Tea Tree Oil has many powerful benefits such as being Analgesic, Antibacterial, Antifungal, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-Acne, Antiseptic, Antiviral, Antimicrobial, Decongestant, and Insecticidal. Tea Tree Oil (TTO) is safe for... Continue Reading →