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Orange Essential Oil

“And that orange made me so happy, as ordinary things often do” ~ Wendy Cope Scientific Name: Citrus sinensis Aroma: Fresh, fruity, sweet, and citrusy Botanical Family: Rutaccea Extraction Method: Cold pressed from rind Key Constituents: Limonene, Myrcene Oranges have an old history of being used to treat many bodily ailments. In 1498, Vasco de Gama, a Portuguese explorer, was …

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History Homeschool Curriculum for 4-6 Grades

Beautiful Feet Books: Early American History Intermediate This American history homeschool curriculum is a one-year study designed for 4-6th grades. Beautiful Feet Books is one of my favorite homeschool curriculum companies. And Early American History: A Literature Approach for Intermediate Grades did not disappoint! From beginning to end, it is filled with engaging literature that will bring …

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Homeschool History Curriculum for K-3 Grades

Beautiful Feet Books: Early American History Primary Have you heard of Beautiful Feet Books? It is one of my favorite homeschool history curriculum companies! (If you are unfamiliar with this company, you may want to check out my Beautiful Feet Books Introduction post here.) I love that this non-consumable homeschool history curriculum is centered around …

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Geranium Essential Oil

“I like to keep myself wrapped in layers of sleep and wait for the geraniums.”  ~ Ursula Hegi  Scientific Name: Pelargonium graveolens Aroma: Sweet, green, citrus-rosy, fresh Botanical Family: Geraniaceae Extraction Method: Steam distilled from the leaves Key Constituents: Citronellol, Geraniol, Citronellyl Formate, Linolol Geranium essential oil is well known today for being used in …

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Peppermint Essential Oil

“Here’s flowers for you: hot lavender, mints, savory, and marjoram.” ~ Shakespeare Scientific Name: Mentha piperita Aroma: Crisp, cool, fresh, minty Botanical Family: Lamiaceae Extraction Method: Steam distilled from leaves and stems Key Constituents: Menthol, Menthone, Menthofuran, 1.8-Cineole, Isomenthone, Neomenthol, Pulegone, Menthyl Acetate Peppermint dates back to at least 1500BC and is one of the most highly regarded and …

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