Top 10 Essential Oils to Repel Bugs
Top 10 essential oils to keep bugs away + DIY recipes for bug spray, insect repellent diffuser blends, patio bug candle, spider spray, & more
Your garden needs cinnamon!
8 ways to use for cinnamon in the garden and on house plants. From rooting hormone to gnat removal, cinnamon can be your gardens best friend!
The Best Essential Oils for your Garden
The best essential oils for your garden, including companion planting with essential oils and essential oils that attract pollinators.
Using Eggshells As Organic Pest Control
To use eggshells as organic pest control, sprinkle the powder directly on pest insects. Learn how to make eggshell powder and use it to kill bugs in the garden.
Worm-Free Apples Without Chemicals
I have had great success with this recipe in drawing coddling moths away from my apples. This is what I do to trap them: Using a clean...
Setting a Trap for Garden Pests – Namely Aphids and Whiteflies
I love the tomatoes from my garden…but so do aphids and whiteflies. Both of those tiny little buggers, plus things like leaf miners, attack plants all over your garden, leaving devastated ve…
How To Get Rid Of Aphids: 12 Organic Methods That Work
Aphids are some of the most destructive garden pests. Here are twelve natural and organic ways to get rid of them to enable your garden to flourish.
7 Great Ways to Use Citrus Peels in Your Garden
The next time you eat an orange or sweet lime, don’t throw away the peels. Your garden plants can greatly benefit from them. In this post, we take a look at the benefits of using citrus peel in your garden and how you can use them effectively. COMPOSTING INGREDIENT Citrus peels are a good source […]
How To Attract Thousands Of Ladybugs To Your Garden & Keep Them There
Not only are they cute, but ladybugs are counted as the number one beneficial insect in the garden. They help with biological control of aphids and other garden pests. A welcome sight in any garden,
Get Rid of Those "Skeeters"!
I posted this last summer, but have had several requests for me to share it, again! Well, summer is here and so are the bugs! As I sat on the back porch last night to listen to the rain, I invited hubby out, too. We loved the comfortable seats and the pitter-patter sound that the rain made as it hit the metal gutters. As the evening went along, even though our back porch was a relaxing place to sit, we were forced to come inside because of the mosquitoes and other bugs that gather at dusk…
Homemade Organic Garden Soap Spray Recipe: Kill Aphids & Other Pest Insects ~ Homestead and Chill
Learn how to make inexpensive organic soap spray to stop aphids, mealybugs, and other soft-bodied insects from damaging your garden, or indoor plants!
How to Protect Your Garden From Spring Pests
These are great tips for keeping these pests out of your home! I've always done a perimeter treatment but I didn't know there was more that I could do. #springcleaning