Homemade Mosquito Repellant - just 3 ingredients! 15 drops of Lavender Essential drop of Citronella essential oil, 3 – 4 Tbsp Homemade Vanilla Extract, Tbsp. Lemon Juice or drops of Lemon Essential Oil Put in a spray bottle and top up with water!
Sore Throat Relief: The marshmallow was first made to help relieve a sore throat! Just eat a few of them when your throat is hurting and let them do their magic. Good to know for sick kids who probably won't mind an excuse to eat marshmallows.
Homemade Mosquito Repellant - What You Need: 15 drops of Lavender Essential Oil 3 – 4 Tbsp Homemade Vanilla Extract Tbsp. Lemon Juice What You Do: Mix all of the above ingredients in a spray bottle and fill the rest up with water. Spray away!
Get Rid of Ants with cornmeal. Put small piles of cornmeal where you see ants. They eat it but can't digest it. It may take a week or so, especially if it rains, but it works and you don't have the worry about pets or small children being harmed!
12 Uses for Vicks. I'm pinning this to "holistic home apothecary" because these are great tips that would work even better with the DIY version of Vicks, which uses essential oils.( got a recipe for DIY Vicks)
DIY Sore Throat Remedy: Sore throat or strep? Mix a little Listerine with a little Peroxide and gargle several times daily until throat symptoms go away. It kills the bacteria. Try this remedy in place of a doc visit and/or anti-biotics. It really WORKS!
Sore throat remedy: Lemon and Raw Honey Cut up lemon. Put in small mason jar. Cover with honey. ~ let sit in refrigerator until lemon and rind break down into marmalade-like mixture. Place in cup & add hot water.