Want to live in a mosquito-free yard? I have one word. GARLIC! I buy the biggest jar of garlic that I can find and sprinkle it around my yard. I even poor out the “garlic water” close to my back patio door. Mosquitos hate the smell of garlic more than anything and will do anything to escape the smell. Works for 3 months. I do this monthly for $5
Spray this natural mixture on your clothes, shoes, or skin to keep ticks away! The scent repels the ticks. It's been working great for me so far, haven't seen one tick yet and I live in New England where Lyme disease is very common.
Essential Oils + Carrier Oils: What, When, and How to Use Them
If you read my recent post about essential oil brands, you'll know that Nichole asked a couple of questions including one about using carrier oils with essential oils. I'm so glad she asked this question because I think a lot of people (myself included) are confused about this when they start out with essential oils.…