Monthly Archive: April 2015

Apr 12

Black Fly Season in Maine

Yup, it’s almost that time again- Black Fly Season! You’ve been waiting weeks now for the snow to melt so you can see the ground, and tangible signs of Spring. Then, you remember the Black Flies! A near panic ensues to clean up the yard as quickly as possible, to beat the hatching of those …

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Apr 08

Essential Oils, the basics

Pure Essential Oils are complex chemical compounds, most always fragrant, produced by plants to repel pests, or attract pollinators. Herbs, and many flowering plants contain essential oils within the leaves, stems, and flowers. Trees, flowering trees, and shrubs -contain oils within bark, needles, sap, flowers, and fruits. All Essential Oils are obtained by extraction from …

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