How to do Christmas 2020 without breaking the bank

How to do Christmas 2020 without breaking the bank

Is it just me, or has 2020 been rough? I’m ready to fast-forward to the merry and bright holidays ahead, and prepare for 2021 to be one of the best years yet! But, let’s be real, we still have plenty of time before we get there, so let’s make it count!


So, let’s dive right in! Here are a few of my TOP essential oil-inspired DIY gifts for the holidays. These recipes are designed to save you time, money, and your sanity (or what’s left of it!) this year.

Luxurious Bubble Bath

Let’s be real, who doesn’t need (and sooo deserve!) a relaxing, luxurious bubble bath these days? Make your own at home with the best essential oils and supplies around.



1 cup Young Living Bath & Shower Gel Base

1/3 cup Glycerin

15-20 drops Joy essential oil

Olive Oil Bottle



Pour Bath & Shower Gel Base and glycerin into container. Add essential oils to mixture and gently shake to combine. Add bubble bath to running water, relax, and enjoy!


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Scented Diffuser Ornaments

This one is SO easy + gives your gifts a personalized touch.



5 drops of Christmas Spirit essential oil

A cute ornament that will absorb the essential oils (think wood, terracotta clay, or fabric)



Simply apply 5 drops of Christmas Spirit essential oil to the ornament, and you’re all set!

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Peppermint Brownie Treats

Decadent brownies perfectly paired with one of our most popular essential oils. Enjoy! 


Frosting Ingredients 

1-1/2 cup Powdered Sugar

3 TBSP Cocoa

4 TBSP Butter

1 tsp Vanilla

2 TBSP Milk



Mix together and spread on brownies. 

Brownie Ingredients

1 cup Butter

2 cups Sugar

5-6 drops Peppermint Vitality essential oil

½ cup Cocoa

4 Eggs

1-1/2 cups Flour

3 tsp Salt



Melt butter and mix with sugar and cocoa. Add remaining ingredients. Pour into greased and floured 9x13 baking dish. Bake for 30 minutes at 325 degrees. 


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Putting this together in a holiday gift basket? 

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This is sure to make everyone's holidays extra merry + bright despite the CRAZY 2020 we've all had. 


Wishing you health, wealth, + abundance always!


Megan Nelson, Owner + Founder

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