Frankincense (Boswellia sacra), aka olibanum, is an essential oil that is particularly popular around this time of year. It is one that we associate with Christmas thanks to the tale of three wise men who brought baby Jesus frankincense, gold and myrrh. But there are many other good reasons why you should stock up on frankincense before the holiday season is in full swing…
Health Benefits & Magical Uses for Rosewood Essential Oil
Rosewood Essential Oil corresponds with Archangel Anael and the planet Venus. Learn the health benefits and magical uses of this oil.
Cedarwood – 7 Health Benefits and 7 Magickal Properties
Did you know that Lebanese cedar wood was used to construct the Temple of King Solomon? Cedar resin was used to embalm Egyptian mummies. The high quality fragrant and rot-resistant Cedrus Libani wood was very popular in all kinds of construction (including ships) and this lead to depletion of Middle Eastern cedar with big modern day reforestation programs under way, especially in Turkey.
Thyme for Some Magick
Have you ever tried crushing some thyme leaves between your fingers and inhaled the aroma? Then you will know how wonderful it makes you feel! Thyme is also a wonderful herb to mix in with your root vegetables and a bit of olive oil when roasting them in the oven. The herb will make your veggies taste heavenly and your kitchen smell like something out of Master Chef. But thyme is so much more than a mood booster or …