The new workplace is everywhere now. But where’s the balance?

View more If there is anything the COVID pandemic showed us it’s that we know how to reinvent and reimagine. Lots of companies are reopening offices to bring back staff whether part-time, full-time, or in a hybrid mix. Everyone is getting flexible. The sands are shifting. Picture packing a toy bag for bringing Junior to Read More

Pure and natural or organic? That is the question

View more Ah. Beautiful, all-natural essential oils distilled from plants provide some of the most deeply gorgeous fragrance experiences Nature has to offer. We have curated our top favorites for you to enjoy in convenient 10ml size bottles just to hold under your nose, or to use in fragrance diffusers for home, car, work and the Read More

May is mental health awareness month. A little bit of aromatherapy each day might help.  

View more May is mental health awareness month and here at The Gift of Scent, we have been personally affected by the impact of mental health challenges on ourselves, as well as family and friends. And though we are not doctors, or associated with any medical fields, we are people acting in concert to create positive fragrance experiences with scents from plants that have been reported to lead to better well-being.   Since Read More

Have you found the COVID-15? Plug in a new start with some good smells.

You’ve heard the joke about the freshmen 15. Freshman goes to college in the fall. Returns in spring 15 pounds heavier.   Between the cookie jar, free-range use of the kitchen, a broken scale and a lost key to the treadmill, these days people are talking about the COVID-15, not the year, but the pounds that can happen when you are stuck inside, left alone with food and a Read More

Uitwaaien and hygge for your well-being. Walk into the wind, then cozy up.

If you live anywhere north of U.S. Interstate 80, which runs across the country, you know it hasn’t stopped snowing for months. Nor has it melted. And with snow and the cold it brings, irregular weather patterns bring wind. A lot of it. If you live in the Midwest, the windiest states in the U.S., Read More

Hit “Refresh” this New Year with Fragrance Products

I’ve seen so many people on social media talking about how they want to hit “restart” in 2020. They think the year was a waste…that it was the year the world stopped and that it will show up as a big blank page in all our narratives. But I disagree. True, 2020 is the year Read More

Focus on Recovery This New Year

Wow, what a year 2020 was, am I right? Are you tired of hearing that yet? 😉 I feel like, even though the world was basically on pause for the whole year, I didn’t get any rest. And after how the world imploded, I feel in desperate need of real rest and recovery. I’m focusing Read More

Energize Your New Year with Essential Oils

Whether or not you’re setting New Year Resolutions in 2021, we could all use a boost of energy to tackle this next year. There are so many pieces that go into cultivating a healthy energy level: quality of sleep, stress level, exercise/movement, hydration, quality of food you consume, etc. There are also hundreds of supplements Read More

Do You, Be You with Fragrances that Fit Your Personality & Style

View more If I’ve learned anything from the year 2020, it is the importance of being true to who I am. Life is way too short to be anyone other than exactly who I am. And that lesson has had me asking myself a lot of important questions about how to show my personality in Read More

DIY (Do It Yourself) Holiday Spa Experience

By the time Christmas comes around after the rest of the holiday festivities each year, my nervous system is taxed. Between shopping, cooking, family events, travel, and the general stress of the season, I’m in need of a spa day. Massage, facial, body scrub, pedicure, manicure…I’d love it all. While I would love to receive Read More