How to Use Pet-Friendly Essential Oils

Pet lovers rejoice – Animal Scents have arrived in Canada! Now you can share your love of essential oils with your beloved furry family members. Animal Scents products were formulated specifically for animals, so you can count on them being effective and safe for your pet. But before you start …

Wellness to Believe In: 6 seasonal DIYs to share

Much more than bright lights and beautiful gifts, the holidays are a time when belief breathes new life into the season, and hearts beat full of cheer. When an energy of hope sets hearts aglow with small acts of goodness and love. Together in laughter and joy, fill each day …

How to Make 25 DIY Cleaners with One Bottle of Thieves Household Cleaner

Whether you know it, use it and love it—or this is the first time you’ve heard of it—your cleaning is about to be transformed by the strength and versatility of the all-purpose Thieves Household Cleaner.    This ultra-concentrated, plant-based powerhouse is a reliable chore champion that truly lives up to its …

Is it Safe to Ingest Essential Oils?

It’s a common question and one you’ve probably asked yourself: Are essential oils are safe to ingest? And if so, which essential oils are safe to ingest? The internet will provide several thousand, often conflicting answers to these questions. There is nothing more important than your health, which makes it …

Let’s Get Serious About Recycling

We talk about the impacts of waste now more than ever. We know the importance of the 3 Rs: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. And you do your part: your bills are paperless, your water bottles reusable and your drink cans are crushed. You’ve even found dozens of creative ways to reuse …

6 Spring Cleaning Tips That go Beyond the Surface

Every spring we get swept up in a spring cleaning frenzy of decluttering and purifying in hopes of creating a clean, fresh slate. And while there isn’t just one way to clean your living space, there are smart ways to spring clean that could open new doors and ways of …

A season of harvest, wellness and gratitude

Fall brings special moments to enjoy with family and friends, whether it’s roaming through a pumpkin patch, exploring the farmer’s market or jumping into piles of fallen leaves. Gather around the dinner table or share in the vibrancy of the season and celebrate our healthy roots. In the spirit of …

Three Ways to Create Simple Moments with Mom

The time we spend together with our mothers make some of the most special memories and traditions, which are shared across generations. While every day is a day to reflect on the love and care that we’ve received, create new cherished memories this Mother’s Day with simple surprises of pure …

Hygge the YL way: Your essential guide to cozy comfort

The Danish concept of hygge has taken the world by storm. Danes are consistently ranked as some of the happiest people on Earth*, and with the longstanding cultural practice of hygge, it’s not surprising! Before getting too far in our quest for cozy, comfortable happiness, let’s learn how to say …