In addition to preventing itchy bites, insect repellents can keep you safe from diseases.

Peppermint oil--Since the mosquitoes are going to be on overload this season, I need to whip up a batch of this.

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Homemade Bug Repellent

Great for Camping! DIY Bug Spray (only 2 ingredients)

Homemade Mosquito Repellent

dryer sheets to clean baseboards--not only cleans up, coats them to repel hair and dust

Bug stuff- essential oil and herb based

Homemade insect repellant.

Homemade Natural Bug Repellent Spray ... with all the West Nile Virus going around, I have been looking for something that we can wear without smelling like bug spray. I'm kind of in to aromatherapy, anyway, so I have most of the ingredients on hand! Worth a try!

Delicious Obsessions: Non-Toxic Bug Repellent Recipe with Coconut Oil Featured on I probably already pinned this...

This all natural bug spray is super easy to whip up and is actually good for you. Oh, and bugs HATE it. There's a cute printable too.

this is the cutest eye ball

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DIY bug spray! Will definitely be trying this. This blog post also points out that dabbing a little peppermint oil on wrists behind knees etc. is just as effective.

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