The reality of hunkering down has hit many of us now. The best thing we can do is surrender to the slower pace of life; beautify our homes, remember meditation rituals, and retreat into daily rhythms. The more centered we are, the better we can support our communities, even from afar. … Read more
A great, fresh-smelling alternative to harsh store-bought hand sanitizers! This is the recipe that Floracopeia staff is using right now.
- 1/4 Cup Aloe Vera Gel
- 1 TBS Organic grain or grape alcohol
- 1 TSP Vegetable Glycerin (please use certified non-GMO sourced from coconuts)
- 1-2 TBS Colloidal Silver (amount depends on desired consistency)
- 10-20 drops of Legends Essential Oil Blend
Mix aloe and alcohol well, then add in the glycerin and essential oil until well incorporated. … Read more
Conifers. Their bright, balsamic profiles are the sweet refresh your mind and lungs dream about. Energetically, they’re all about clarity, alert stillness, a steady seat and an expansive mind. Therapeutically they carry with them the wisdom of plant community immunity for fighting contagion and promoting health.… Read more
By Lily Kardon
Sensual, earthy, sweet. This recipe maximizes the psycho-spiritual properties of botanicals to elevate you to a realm of whole being love. Blossoming Jasmine coaxes your heart open, mystical Sandalwood grounds and exalts, Sweet Orange evokes easy bliss.
Light a candle. Close your eyes, quiet your mind, and smile from your heart.… Read more
By Lily Kardon
Botanical massage oils entrance while bringing us into the present moment. They can transport us to an otherworldly realm while anchoring us in sensory experience.
Here are three of our favorite blends for quieting the mind, activating the heart, and awakening the pleasure realm.… Read more
By Lily Kardon
Sleep is precious. Deep rest fuels you to face each day with ease and vitality. Taking time to unplug and unwind makes the transition from wakefulness to slumber a smooth and luxurious experience. Simple acts of self-care become sacred with focused intention and pure botanicals.… Read more
Autumn winds have picked up. The last leaves have cascaded to cover the earth in a patchwork of red, yellow, and brown.
Homemade massage oil blends not only make great gifts, they are the perfect way to customize your aromatherapy experience. Whether you’re dealing with stress, sore muscles, bloating, or something else entirely, these DIY recipes can bring a botanical boost to your massage.
Diffusing essential oils is one of the best way to support wellness in your home or workplace. From the great conifers to humble garden herbs, plants produce molecules to protect the health of their communities. The aromatic compounds that help plants flourish in their native habitats also support our bodies to heal and thrive.… Read more