Essential Oils that Repel bugs
Naturally repel bugs from your home using Spark Naturals essential oils. Most popular: Cut down on the flies in your home– spray a mix of 8 oz water and 10 drops peppermint, 10 drops lavender, 10 drops orange, and 10 drops patchouli around the windows and doorways in your home. Or you can also diffuse to keep flies away with this diffuser blend: 2 peppermint, 2 lavender, 1 orange, and 1 patchouli.
12 Drought Tolerant Flowers and Plants That'll Add Color to Your Garden
These 12 drought tolerant plants will add life and color to your garden, even if you live in a hot and dry desert environment. These flowers love the sun!
13 Vegetables That Grow in Shade
Looking to grow beautiful vegetables in your garden but don't have the space or the sun? These 10 vegetables that grow in the shade will ensure you get a bounty every season, regardless of whether or not your garden has sun. Plant any of these 13 vegetables (or all!) in your garden, and don't worry about them getting any sun! It's as simple as that! What's more is that these 13 vegetables that grow in the shade don't even need a lot of care or maintenance. Shaded gardens are quite common…
How To Test Soil pH Without a Kit
So you've started your very own vegetable garden, but now you realize that different vegetables require different soil pH! So how to test soil pH without a kit? Is your soil more acidic or more alkaline? These are very important things to know, especially when you're growing fruits or vegetables as different plants require different soil acidity. Testing soil pH without a kit is actually quite simple and all you need are a couple of ingredients that you probably already have in your home…
How to Get Rid of Fruit Flies Fast
Fruit flies or gnats can be one of the most annoying pests in your home. They can come in to your home via the fruits, vegetable and plants you bring home and can be a complete pain to get rid of. The truth is, you can get rid of fruit flies fast with a couple of household ingredients in very little time!
EPSOM SALT: 10 Brilliant Things it Can Do For Your Garden & Plants
Epsom salt is comprised of hydrated magnesium sulfate, a naturally occurring mineral first found in the well waters of Epsom, England. Epsom salt has a variety of home remedy applications – the two most widely known being as a saline laxative and pain reliever. What many people don’t realize is that Epsom salt also has several uses in […]