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Vegan Cashew Nut Butter Cups

Vegan Cashew Nut Butter Cups

There is something about chocolate, no body wants to give it up including us at The Oil Connection. Before transitioning to a healthy lifestyle the kids loved to…

The Oil Connection 12/05/2018
Plant Based Vegetable Pizza

Plant Based Vegetable Pizza

When trying to eat healthy you are advised to stay away from junk food. We understand that people don't really want to give up quick bites like pizza especially…

The Oil Connection 11/22/2018
The Fundamentals of Oils: Copaiba

The Fundamentals of Oils: Copaiba

Copaiba otherwise known as "Copaifera Reticulata” it is derived from the resin of the copaiba tree which can grow upwards of more than 100 feet. Copaiba oil is…

The Oil Connection 11/13/2018
The Fundamentals of Oils: Clove

The Fundamentals of Oils: Clove

Clove otherwise known as "Eugenia Caryophyllata” is known for its stimulating and energizing properties, it comes from the Myrtaceae (Shrubs & Trees) botanical…

The Oil Connection 11/07/2018
The Fundamentals of Oils: Clary Sage

The Fundamentals of Oils: Clary Sage

Clary Sage otherwise known as "Salvia Sclarea” is well-known for its relaxing and soothing properties, it comes from the Labiatae (Mint) botanical family. Clary…

The Oil Connection 11/07/2018
The Fundamentals of Oils: Cinnamon Bark

The Fundamentals of Oils: Cinnamon Bark

Cinnamon Bark otherwise known as "Cinnamomum Zeylanicum” is well-known for it use as a spice, it comes from the Lauraceae (Laurel) botanical family. As stated…

The Oil Connection 11/07/2018
The Fundamentals of Oils: Cilantro

The Fundamentals of Oils: Cilantro

Cilantro otherwise known as “Coriandrum Sativum” is a fresh and herbal oil which is used in cooking, it comes from the Umbelliferae (Parsley) botanical family.…

The Oil Connection 11/07/2018
The Fundamentals of Oils: Basil

The Fundamentals of Oils: Basil

Basil otherwise known as “Ocimum Basilicum” is a spicy and versatile oil which comes from the Lamiaceae or Labiatae botanical family. Basil is commonly taken…

The Oil Connection 11/07/2018
The Fundamentals of Oils: Thyme

The Fundamentals of Oils: Thyme

Thyme also known as Thymus Vulgaris, Thyme is commonly used as a seasoning due to it's aroma and taste. Thyme comes from the Labiatae (Mint) botanical family, to…

The Oil Connection 11/07/2018
The Fundamentals of Oils: Bergamot

The Fundamentals of Oils: Bergamot

Bergamot also known as Citrus Bergamia is the most delicate of the citrus plants, requiring a special climate and soil in order to thrive. Bergamot comes from the…

The Oil Connection 11/07/2018
The Fundamentals of Oils: Arborvitae

The Fundamentals of Oils: Arborvitae

Arborvitae otherwise known as “Thuja Plicata” is a combination of natural preservation properties, the essential oil is from the native Canadian Arborvitae tree.…

The Oil Connection 11/03/2018
The Fundamentals of Oils: Blue Tansy

The Fundamentals of Oils: Blue Tansy

Blue Tansy, also referred to as Moroccan Tansy, is an annual yellow-flowered Mediterranean plant found in northern Morocco.  The oil from this plant is extracted…

The Oil Connection 10/25/2018
The Fundamentals of Oils: Cardamom

The Fundamentals of Oils: Cardamom

Cardamom also known as “Elettaria Cardamomum”  is from the Compositae botanical family as well as being a close relative to Ginger which is sourced from Guatemala.…

The Oil Connection 10/25/2018
The Fundamentals of Oils: Lemon

The Fundamentals of Oils: Lemon

Lemon also known as "Citrus Limon" has cleansing, purifying, and invigorating properties, which makes Lemon one of the most versatile oils. Everybody loves Lemon…

The Oil Connection 10/25/2018
The Fundamentals of Oils: Cassia

The Fundamentals of Oils: Cassia

Cassia also known as “Cinnamomum Cassia” is from the Lauraceae botanical family as well as being a close relative to Cinnamon. To create the Cassia Essential…

The Oil Connection 10/25/2018
The Fundamentals of Oils: Cedarwood

The Fundamentals of Oils: Cedarwood

Cedarwood also known as “Juniperus Virginiana” and is from the Cupressaceae botanical family which is known to have a nutty and sweet smell. To create the Cedarwood…

The Oil Connection 10/25/2018
The Fundamentals of Oils: Black Pepper

The Fundamentals of Oils: Black Pepper

Black Pepper otherwise known as “Piper Nigrum” which is a part of the Piperaceae Botanical family, it is also a common cooking spice. Black Pepper comes in a…

The Oil Connection 10/24/2018
The Fundamentals of Oils: Roman Chamomile

The Fundamentals of Oils: Roman Chamomile

This is probably an oil that could serve people working in a high stress level environment, traditionally it was used by the ancient Romans to give them a clear…

The Oil Connection 10/24/2018
Everyday Use of Essential OIls

Everyday Use of Essential OIls

Essential oils are naturally occurring aromatic compounds extracted from various parts of a plant. For example doTERRA essential peppermint oil is steam distilled…

The Oil Connection 10/03/2018
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The Oil Connection 08/16/2018
10 Best Essential Oil Recipes

10 Best Essential Oil Recipes

Cooking with essential oils is a brilliant way to infuse some extra goodness into your diet, with endless health benefits and a delicious taste. But with so many…

The Oil Connection 08/10/2018