Peppermint oil for mosquito repellant. Dilute 1 part peppermint oil with 10 parts rubbing alcohol.Mix peppermint oil with other types of natural oils that act as an insect repellent, such as rosemary oil, lemongrass oil and lemon eucalyptus oil.
7 Secret Home Remedies for Sick Kids: BRAT for diarrhea (Bananas, Rice, Applesauce, Toast ); Black Licorice cures constipation 9 times out of The chemical reaction between baking soda and vinegar creates a cooling effect to soothe minor burns.
Remember this for cold/flu season. A simple trick for helping children (or even adults) sleep better when fighting congestion from a head cold. 1 Tablespoon vapor rub + 1 Tablespoon oil such as lavender instead of water as it doesn't evaporate
Borax is the most common ingredient in house ant control products. It is natural. Mix 1 cup of warm water with cup of sugar, and 2 tablespoons of Borax. Then, soak cotton balls in the Borax mixture and place them near any ant trails in your home.
Stomach Bug Prevention Trick (Every mom should know this!)
Stomach Bug Prevention Trick (Every mom should know this!) I will keep this one in my back pocket in case we ever need it. three glasses per day of Welche's grape juice, not white, for preventative measures should do the trick!
Raw ginger lemon tonic: cup fresh lemon juice 3 cups warm filtered water cup raw organic honey (local if possible - read my note in the post) 1 Tbsp freshly grated ginger Dissolve the raw honey in the warm water. Place everything in the blender
All 3 of you refused to drink Pedialyte.A recipe (from a pediatrician) how to make your own Pedialyte, just mix 4 cups of water, teaspoon of salt, and 2 tablespoons of sugar. You can also add tsp. of Jell-O powder to give it a little flavor.