Bug Repellents

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
Ticks repellents

Ticks repellents

Ticks can be a real problem and we ahed some tick repellents for you. It is getting warmer and you need to protect your pets and yourself. Ticks are nasty and blood is their food of choice. The threat is that they can transmit Lyme disease into our system. The […]

by April 14, 2020
Pest beetle ©-tokeand

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
Healthy Living: DIY peppermint spider repellent

Healthy Living: DIY peppermint spider repellent

Healthy Living is a life style. It is about the food you eat, the hair and skin care you use and last but not least the natural solutions you use to clean and take care of your home. Avoiding chemicals and using natural products is key, as they can lead […]

by April 12, 2020
DIY natural snail repellents

DIY natural snail repellents

Snails and slugs can be pests in our gardens, and can destroy plants if their population is not controlled. The way you can tell if your garden is infested with snails besides seeing them is checking for holes in leaves. There are pesticides that can get rid of snails, but […]

by August 13, 2017
The top 6 fly repelling plants for your home and garden

The top 6 fly repelling plants for your home and garden

Healthy living is a life style. It is about the organic foods you eat, the hair and skin care you use and last but not least the natural solutions you select to clean and take care of your home and garden. If you have kids and pets this is one […]

by June 2, 2014
Healthy Living: Natural repellents for getting rid of possums on your property

Healthy Living: Natural repellents for getting rid of possums on your property

Healthy Living is a life style. It is about the food you eat, the hair and skin care you use and last but not least the natural solutions you select to clean and take care of your home and garden. If you have kids and pets this is one more […]

by May 25, 2014
Bee-friendly gardens may be killing our treasured bees

Bee-friendly gardens may be killing our treasured bees

Have you heard of bee-friendly gardens? Maybe you even have one. A new study was recently published showing that gardeners who are planting “bee-friendly” gardens may actually be harming bees more than helping them. Two environmental group called Friends of the Earth, and the Pesticide Research Institute conduced a study. […]

by September 6, 2013