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Keep wasps and bees away this summer. Put about 10 cloves in 1/2 a lemon and set out. They do not like the scent. Cut off the ends so they sit flat.

DIY walkway. use a picture frame with multiple spaces, and a $4.00 bag of cement. Prettier and cheaper way to do a walk.

Several people asked me to repost the tick/flea repellent recipe...so here it is! It's summer! Time for camping, hiking and getting outside to play. Don't let those pesky annoying ticks stop you. Here's how with a simple homemade solution! Repellent for your pets: For pets, add 1 cup of water to a spray bottle, followed by 2 cups of distilled white vinegar. Ticks hate the smell and taste of vinegar, and will be easily be repelled by this ingredient alone. Then, add two spoonfuls of ...

Have a mosquito problem??? At your next outdoor gathering try this SAFE and EFFECTIVE method of keeping mosquitoes at bay! Simply slice a lime in half and press in a good amount of cloves for an ALL NATURAL mosquito repellent... Make sure to SHARE THIS with your friends!

Homemade spray starch. I love Best Press, but this is a cheap alternative.

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How To Make Homemade Sunscreen

homemade sunscreen

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Sprinkle Vanilla Extract on Your Air Filters to Scent the Whole House

sprinkle drops of vanilla, orange, lemon or almond extract on return air filter to scent your entire home.

Take that mosquitos!- Mosquito trap - Cut the top off a 2 liter bottle. Invert the cone and place it inside the straight part of the bottle. Glue the two pieces together. Add 1 tsp yeast and 1/2 cup sugar to some luke warm water, and pour the mixture into the bottle. Mosquitoes are attracted to the carbon dioxide that you exhale. The yeast feeds off the sugar and emits the same gas, so the mosquito enters the bottle, thinking she will find food there.

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All Natural Bug Spray

Keep the mosquitoes and bugs away with this all natural bug b gone bug spray. Simple to make, and smells good, too! Need this for summer!

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DIY laundry stain remover (better than Shout!)

DIY laundry stain remover (Better than Shout!); 2/3 cup Dawn dish detergent; 2/3 cup ammonia; 6 tablespoons baking soda; and 2 cups warm water