If your kiddos love bees as much as mine, it's only a matter of time before they get a liiiiiitle too close All three of these oils work great for bee stings, pulling out the poison, soothing the burn, and helping it heal up quickly. Apply 1 drop (diluted I they are super little) on location as often as they request.
I have always bruised easy and love that I can apply oils when I know that I am getting a bruise. For the little bumps I use just a drop of Geranium or Helichrysium and apply 2 times per day and many times I never have any discoloration! www.onedoterracommunity.com https://www.facebook.com/#!/OneDoterraCommunity
Ear Infection: Apply a drop each of Lavender and Melaleuca and at any (or all) of the three points in the picture (behind, on, and/or in front of ear). Rub in and your done. This takes one treatment, unless it is a monster ear infection (like an antibiotic resistant one). If it's a serious infection, apply every 3-4 hours for a day and that should clear it up.
Spring allergies getting you down? Here's a simple essential oil blend for your diffuser (you can also mix it with a carrier oil in a roller bottle to use topically). Click on the image for more simple recipes for your diffuser.
There are 2 different fertility enhancement blends using essential oils of which I'm aware. This one is great! The other is great too, although a bit more intense. In a 10ml roller bottle combine 12 drops Clary Sage 10 drops Fennel 7 drops Geranium 8 drops Lavender 8 drops Bergamot Optional 3 drops Rose Fill to top with FCO. Apply to lower abdomen twice daily.
Outdoor Tic Tac Toe Board. Interesting things to do out there in your backyard. So simple and cheap to make, and you could play them with your kids or family anytime. http://hative.com/creative-and-fun-backyard-ideas/