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Helping those in need who serve our aromatic community

Kailash Dixit is a chemical engineer and a distiller. After 15 years as an alcohol distiller, Kailash took some time off to explore his country, Nepal and its biodiversity. 1,169 more words


wildflower wednesday - wintergreen

Pink wintergreen Pyrola asarifolia

Happy Canada Day!

Wintergreen is a beautiful pink flower growing in moist open forest. The round leaves stay green all winter. 18 more words


Arnica Herbal Salve

A few weeks back, I wrote a post about how I infused dried Arnica flowers with organic Olive oil from Mountain Rose Herbs. You can read… 316 more words

DIY Aromatherapy Recipes

Ameo Wintergreen Essential Oil (Muscular Pain and Sensory Awareness Properties)

If you’ve ever used a pain-relieving ointment or rub with a mentholated aroma (like Bengay), then chances are you already know what wintergreen oil smells like. 360 more words

Lake Monocan at Wintergreen Resort

Around 15 miles away from the Wintergreen Resort, we visited Lake Monocan. The sun was shining, people were laughing, and kids were swimming. You could canoe, play volleyball, lounge on chairs, and build sand castles. 17 more words



We’ve grown accustomed to some highly sweetened commercial toothpastes. And at $3 or $4 a tube, that acquired taste can add up to a nice chunk of change over the course of a year. 133 more words

Simple DIY

Another Week in Virginia

We’ve continued with the hiking theme, but this week we also got on the New River in kayaks and canoes, and visited our old Woodstock friends Scott and Melanie Smith in Blacksburg, together with former student Sydney Darden. 229 more words