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How To Grow Herbs In Water

If you love cooking with fresh herbs, you’ll be happy to know you can grow your own herbs in water from a cutting. It’s as easy as filling a glass of water and placing a cutting in the water to root. For best results, place the jar in a sunny spot like a kitchen windowsill.  Growing

Roses Go Ape Over Banana Peels ( DIY ) Home Remedy

Yep It’s true, Roses Go Ape Over Banana Peels ( DIY ) Home Remedy. Most folks already know how nutritious bananas are for us. But we haven’t cornered the market on the fruit’s usefulness. Fresh banana peels are a healthy addition to your rose-fertilizing program. Since they decompose rapidly, banana peels readily release beneficial minerals

HOMEMADE MOSQUITO REPELLENTS

Use these homemade mosquito repellents this summer while you are camping, going on picnics, sporting events, or just plain going to be outdoors relaxing on the patio. Mosquito’s absolutely hate the smell of Lemon, Citronella, Eucalyptus, among other essential oils. Mix 5 drops lemon essential oil, 10 drops of eucalyptus essential oil and 20 drops

The Best Natural Painkiller That Grows In Your Backyard

The Best Natural Painkiller That Grows In Your Backyard Lactuca virosa is a plant in the Lactuca genus, ingested often for its mild psychotropic or sedative effects which are often described as being similar to those of opium. It is related to common lettuce (L. sativa), and is often called wild lettuce, bitter lettuce. In

How To Get Rid Of Flies In Your House Naturally

It’s that time of year and I am so fed up with these irritating flies all over my house, its time to get rid of them. They not only irritate me when they are buzzing around and land on me, but also because they are the carriers of disease causing bacteria. Did you know that a

5 Fragrant Plants That Repel Mosquitoes

These 5 Fragrant Plants That Repel Mosquitoes are perfect to plant around your ponds, fountains or any other spaces in your yard or garden Mosquitoes aren’t just a nuisance when you go outdoors, they’re a legitimate cause for health concerns. They search for people or animals to dine on, sucking out their blood and bringing all