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LEMON SOFT SCRUB CLEANER

Lemon Soft Scrub All-Purpose Cleanser is so easy to make but is also a very handy and wholesome! This gentle scrub is great for cleaning sinks, tubs, tile, dishes, door handles, flower vases and so much more!   One of our favorite uses for this cleansing paste is as a stove top cleaner. We simply shake the Lemon Cleanser onto the stove top, spray with water, scrub built up grease with a sponge, wipe up residue with a paper towel, and then wipe down stove top with a wet rag.  You can also freshen carpets by sprinkling the powder on the floor prior to vacuuming. It smells so nice and fresh! All you need is baking soda and LEMON ESSENTIAL OIL....

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LEMON CUPCAKES WITH LAVENDER BUTTERCREAM

IngredientsLavender Extract ½ cup OBTC LAVENDER FLOWERS 1 pint Vodka 1 pint Mason Jar Lemon Cupcakes Duncan Hines Lemon Cake Mix ⅓ cup mayonnaise Lavender Buttercream ½ cup salted butter (softened) ½ cup shortening 4 cups powdered sugar 2-3 tbsp milk ½ tsp Mexican Vanilla Extract 1 tbsp Lavender Extract Violet icing OBTC LAVENDER FLOWERS DirectionsLavender Extract Add  ½ cup Lavender Flowers to Mason Jar. Add 1 pint of Vodka. Leave it in the cabinet for 2-6 weeks. Strain and keep for as long as needed. Lemon Cupcakes Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Follow directions on the Duncan Hines Package to make the cupcakes. While mixing the wet ingredients, add in ⅓ cup of mayonnaise. Bake in the oven for...

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USING TEA LEAVES IN YOUR GARDEN

Spring has officially sprung! Flowers are blossoming, bees are pollinating, and we're trading our favorite hot tea blends for bright, refreshing iced tea blends! With the warmer weather, I find myself outside daydreaming about how to make my garden look even more amazing this year! Did you know that your used tea leaves can be repurposed in your garden? Keep reading to learn how to help your garden thrive by repurposing your used tea leaves! 👇 Your garden receives lots of benefits when adding recycled tea leaves to it. Tea leaves have a high nitrogen content, and they add nutrients to your plants as the tea leaves slowly release them into the soil. The soil drainage also increases, which helps with...

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MOOD BOOSTING DIFFUSER BLENDS

Citrus Bliss3 drops LEMON ESSENTIAL OIL3 drops BERGAMOT ESSENTIAL OIL3 drops SWEET ORANGE ESSENTIAL OIL Add water to your diffuser. Add essential oils. Diffuse, elevate your wellness and be happy! :)​ Lemon: arthritis, cellulite, circulatory issues, fever, high blood pressure, insect bites, migraines & other headaches, skin issues, throat infectionsBergamot: anxiety & depression, psoriasis & eczema, infections, urinary tract infections, wounds & cutsSweet Orange: digestive issues, fluid retention, immunosuppression, insomnia, stress, tension Put Some Pep In Your Step3 drops LAVENDER ESSENTIAL OIL3 drops PEPPERMINT ESSENTIAL OIL3 drops LEMONGRASS ESSENTIAL OIL Add water to your diffuser. Add essential oils. Diffuse, feel energized yet relaxed, and be happy! :) Lavender: agitation, anxiety, minor burns, nausea & vomiting, pain, respiratory issues, skin blemishes & issuesPeppermint:...

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IRISH PU ERH

All of us at OBTC love PU ERH TEAS, but IRISH PU ERH is quite unique. It is a bright, fruit-forward, refreshing spin on a Pu Erh Tea blend It is a great workout companion and fitness boosting blend It's ingredients are not Irish in origin but it was inspired by a cute little tea shop in Dublin and is now one of our team favorites. Our Irish Pu Erh was inspired by a blend from Peacock Green, a quaint little tea shop Bailey, one of our owners, found while traveling through Ireland. Bailey says, "Being a Pu Erh lover, I immediately gravitated towards the small selection of Pu Erh teas. A tea blended with Pu Erh, YERBA MATÉ, and LEMONGRASS caught my eye because those are some of my favorite ingredients but I had never...

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