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The top 6 mosquito repelling plants for your home and garden

The top 6 mosquito repelling plants for your home and garden

If you have kids and pets this is one more reason why should opt for healthier options and avoid commercial pest control products. Mosquito repelling plants really work! Using plants to repel mosquitos serves many purposes. It not only keeps flies away, but also adds beauty to your garden. We […]

by August 14, 2020
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Geranium natural anti-bacterial body wash

Keep the germs at bay and make this coconut and geranium natural anti-bacterial body wash. This geranium natural anti-bacterial body wash is free of chemical and harsh ingredients and does not contain triclosan. The FDA is currently taking a look at the risks of triclosan, a common ingredient in antibacterial […]

by August 7, 2020
Flea repellent

Flea repellent

Fleas can be a problem. It is getting hot and they are everywhere. Fleas lay 60 eggs per day and multiply quickly. The majority of the fleas are in your pet’s bedding and the carpet. Trying natural repellents is the way to go. It will be best for your pets’ health and […]

by July 19, 2020
Best all natural mosquito spray repellent

Best all natural mosquito spray repellent

Summer is here and with it comes friendly bugs and not so friendly ones like spiders, centipedes and mosquitoes.   Here are 3 easy DIY natural mosquito spray repellent recipes which do not include any toxic chemicals. To top it off they smell good and do not cost a fortune.   Eucalyptus […]

by July 18, 2020
Tips for a healthier and greener 4th of July

Tips for a healthier and greener 4th of July

Here are some tips on how to have a healthier and greener 4th of July to celebrate being Americans. This year is different as most of us will celebrate at home with our beloved ones who live with us at home. 1. Please recycle: Look, sort things before dumping all in a garbage bag. 75% […]

by July 3, 2020
16 green spring-cleaning tips to simplify your life

16 green spring-cleaning tips to simplify your life

Spring is a beautiful season of transition from cold to warmer weather. Leaves are turning green and flowers are blooming. It is also a perfect time for cleaning your home. Let’s look at 16 green spring cleaning tips that are natural, chemical-free ways to clean your home. 1. Clean hard […]

by April 22, 2020
Green Laundry: © Sandra Cunningham

Green your laundry

Take a healthy green step and start greening and detoxing your laundry. Did you know that laundry detergents contain petroleum derived surfactants and waxes? They are known to be cancerous and can damage immune, cardiovascular, reproductive and respiratory system? A green laundry means healthier clothes for you and your loved […]

by April 19, 2020
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DIY Pest Management

Pests in the house can be a pain. Not only are they annoying, but they can also be dangerous. We have some DIY pest management tips for you. Some insects and animals can be carriers of deadly diseases, such as mosquitoes who carry the West Nile Virus. While pesticides work, they […]

by April 13, 2020