Fly repellent - pinner said "I had to repin this again for you to see. YES IT WORKS! Oh my, it looks hokie but our temps have been upper 90's and no flies in my back yard have been spotted. I spoke with a women who grew up on a dairy farm and she swears by it. She said they used 5 pennies. Go figure."
Roach Killer Cookies Ingredients: 1 cup flour 1 cup white sugar 1 cup boric acid 1 egg Instructions Mix all ingredients together to form a moist batter. Add a bit of water if more moisture is needed to make a paste. Form small cookies about 1 inch in diameter and place on parchment paper on cookie sheets. Bake at 350F for about 8-10 minutes. Let cool. Hide cookies in the back of cabinets, in corners on the floor and anywhere else you have roach or ant problems.
Homemade Roach Killer To make a homemade roach killer, mix 2 to 3 tsp. of boric acid with equal parts of sugar and water to make a paste. Put it in the areas where roaches normally reside, and sprinkle it around the infested areas of your home. This method will eliminate roaches within two weeks.