using essential oils to create homemade mosquito repellent

Homemade Mosquito Repellent: 4 Easy Steps (Spray & Balm)

As summertime approaches, so does the buzz of a universally hated (and universally present) insect: the mosquito. There are more than 3,500 species of mosquitoes worldwide, so chances are at least one of these species will show up at your barbeque uninvited.  What attracts this particular insect? It depends on the species. Some species prefer … Read more

dandelion flower honey

Dandelion Flower: 11 Surprising Uses & Interesting Facts

The dandelion flower is an official symbol of spring as it is one of the first flowers to bloom Adding color to an otherwise drab landscape. Although, most people think of dandelion as a weed. That must be eliminated at all costs! How dare that pesky plant with its stubborn taproot take hold in their … Read more