Swimmer’s Ear Remedy

Kelly ListonAll Articles, Essential Oils

Today I want to share with you a personal testimony of mine.  Living in a hot desert in the summer means that we spend a lot of time in a pool.  A LOT.  Every day if we can.  My go to home remedy for preventing swimmer’s ear (or, otitis externa) is preparing a 50/50 blend of distilled vinegar and rubbing … Read More

The Benefits of Stress Away Essential Oil Blend

Tamara MannellyAll Articles, Essential Oils

The Benefits of Stress Away Essential Oil Blend. This is such a wonderful blend. I could almost just wear it as a perfume!!! - www.ohlardy.com

Stress Away Essential Oil Blend is one of my favorite blends.  I could almost just wear it as a perfume!  It relaxes me and just ‘takes me away.’ Stress Away is a gentle, fragrant blend that brings about a feeling of peace and tranquility to both children and adults.  It can help relieve occasional daily stress and nervous tension.  Young … Read More

Essential Oil ACCESSORIES!!

Kelly ListonAll Articles, Essential Oils

We all love our essential oils, right?  We have them organized in a drawer or on a shelf and we use them daily.  If you are new to essential oils, you may be thinking – I wish I could share my oils more easily, or, I want to use BOTH of these oils in a blend, but I need a … Read More

10 Interesting Facts About Young Living Essential Oils

Tamara MannellyAll Articles, Essential Oils

Learn more about essential oils and Young Living here! - www.ohlardy.com

After doing a lot of research and after using several other essential oil brands, Oh Lardy settled on using Young Living for our family. We believe in Young Living, their incredible therapeutic-grade essential oils and their purpose to bring wellness and abundance to the world.  We believe in their integrity and desire to provide the best possible 100% therapeutic grade … Read More

Healthy Immune System Support Recipe Using Essential Oils

Kelly ListonAll Articles, Essential Oils

Support a healthy immune system with essential oils - www.ohlardy.com

Schools are starting back into session around the country, and to me, that means I will need to start focusing even more on supporting our healthy immune systems.  This year I am going on the offensive!  Besides using fermented foods, ningxia red, and elderberry syrup, I am adding this oily recipe to the mix! Using this powerful combination of plant oils, I can … Read More

The Care and Storage of Essential Oils

Kelly ListonAll Articles, Essential Oils

By D. Rayburn Preserving your precious essential oils requires a few simple steps. First you need to know the four basic categories your oils fall into. Pure steam distilled single oils and blends. Pure steam distilled oil blends in a carrier oil. Cold pressed or expressed oils. Absolutes 1. Pure steam distilled oils cover the largest selection of your essential oils … Read More

Essential Oils are NOT Allergens

Kelly ListonAll Articles, Essential Oils

By Dr. David Stewart  1)  Allergens are almost always composed of proteins or polypeptides, which are relatively large molecules.  There are no proteins or polypeptides in essential oils.  In fact, nitrogen containing compounds are virtually non-existent in essential oils except in occasional trace amounts. 2)  Allergens are composed of large molecules.  There are no large molecules in volatile or aromatic oils, … Read More

Favorite Uses for Valor Essential Oil

Tamara MannellyAll Articles, Essential Oils

Favorite Uses for Valor Essential Oil - www.ohlardy.com

Valor is an energy balancing blend of Rosewood, Blue Tansy, Frankincense and Spruce in a base of almond oil. Valor has a bit of a cult following and is loved for its ability to bring alignment and balance throughout the whole body. Valor is blended to empower the mind and increase self confidence.  It is designed to increase feelings and … Read More

Oh Lardy Talks about ESSENTIAL OILS!

Tamara MannellyAll Articles, Essential OilsLeave a Comment

essential oils podcast

I had the great opportunity to do another podcast with Kathy Hart from Healthy With Hart.  If you live in Chicago, you know her from the Eric and Kathy Show on 101.9 The Mix. Kathy and I have done a few podcasts together before but this was the first time we tackled essential oils.  Give it a listen and tell me … Read More

How to Use Joy Essential Oil

Kelly ListonAll Articles, Essential Oils4 Comments

Joy is a lovely essential oil blend from Young Living!  The delightful fresh and floral scent is uplifting and happy! Joy is a blend of 10 essential oils: Bergamot, Ylang Ylang, Geranium, Rosewood, Lemon, Mandarin, Jasmine, Roman Chamomile, Palmarosa, and Rose.  This powerhouse of oils supports a healthy immune system, supports healthy joint function, has antioxidants, fights the blues, and … Read More

Favorite Uses For Peace and Calming Blend Essential Oil

Tamara MannellyAll Articles, Essential Oils

Uses for Peace and Calming Essential Oil

Peace & Calming is a wonderful blend from Young Living Essential Oils.  It smells divine and gives a feeling of peace and calm (hence the name!!!).  The name really does say it all! Peace & Calming is a gentle, fragrant blend of pure tangerine, ylang ylang, blue tansy, orange, and patchouli essential oils. When diffused or massaged, it can help … Read More