Author Archives: Katie McGiven

Wild Orange

Wild orange is definitely one of the most popular among essential oils and for good reason!   It smells heavenly.  I vividly remember the beautiful aroma of the orange orchards in bloom during a road trip to Arizona one year.  doTERRA actually sources wild orange essential oil from the organic orchards in the Dominican Republic.  The […]

Benefits of Cinnamon

This time of year is perfect for diffusing cinnamon.  I actually love to combine cinnamon with wild orange.  It’s the ideal fall combo and welcomes in the holiday season quite nicely. Did you realize that cinnamon has strong cleansing properties?  Yet another reason to diffuse this rich aroma!  Not only are you enjoying a beautiful […]

Butternut Squash Soup

Butternut Squash soup is perfect for fall weather and definitely one of my favorites.  I started making this recipe a couple years ago complements of my friend, Kristi Attaway (from  Every time I share it with friends and family, I get rave reviews.  You HAVE to try it! Prep time: 15 minutes Cook time: […]