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Simply rub fresh basil leaves on your exposed skin for instant mosquito repellant!

All Natural Bug Repellant (Straight From The Garden!)

How to Freeze Fresh Basil  from Kalyn's Kitchen

How to Freeze Fresh Basil and Ideas for Using Frozen Basil

How to Freeze Fresh Basil, plus recipes for using frozen basil. (I freeze mine in ice cube trays, then, once frozen, remove from the trays and store in zip lock bags. It's easy to pop a cube into a recipe and they defrost really quick)

Safely and effectively remove ticks: soak cotton ball in dish soap, rub cotton ball around the skin by the tick and on the tick, then gently hold the cotton ball over the tick, after a few moments the tick will dislodge itself.

How to safely remove a tick. Soak a cotton ball in liquid soap and swab it over tick several times. Next hold the soapy cotton ball lightly touching the tick for 15 seconds or so and the tick will dislodge and be on the soapy cotton ball.

Don't spend money on bug sprays. Their main ingredient is usually alcohol, so save some money by simply making a mixture of one part rubbing alcohol and four parts water, then spraying it on as you would bug spray. Another natural (and great-smelling) alternative is equal parts water and pure vanilla extract.  Natural Bug Repellent Spray Recipe | OnePartSunshine.com

Summer Care Tip: Natural Bug Repellent Spray (with Recipe

Bug Repellent Spray - Just uses water, apple cider vinegar, witch hazel (or alcohol) and essential oils

The best wasp/yellowjacket repellant for summer picnics: 2 ounces of mint extract.  2 ounces peppermint extract.  10 ounces rubbing alcohol.  Pour ingredients into spray bottle and label.  Spray down picnic area and play area.  The mint is neurotoxic to bees and wasps.  Somehow they know to stay away, but if you spray it on them directly it can also kill them.

The best wasp/yellowjacket repellant for summer picnics: 2 ounces of mint extract. Pour ingredients into spray bottle and label. Spray down picnic area and play area.

Growing Basil - Learn how to grow it easily - Annual - The Gardening Cook

Growing Basil - Learn how to grow it easily - Annual

Homemade Mosquito Repellant -  What You Need:        15 drops of Lavender Essential Oil      3 – 4 Tbsp Homemade Vanilla Extract (which is why I recommend making your own so it’s inexpensive!)      4-5 Tbsp. Lemon Juice    What You Do:        Mix all of the above ingredients in a spray bottle and fill the rest up with water.      Spray away!!

Homemade Mosquito Repellent - This super easy recipe is non-toxic and it works

Homemade Mosquito Repellant - What You Need: 15 drops of Lavender Essential Oil 3 – 4 Tbsp Homemade Vanilla Extract Tbsp. Lemon Juice What You Do: Mix all of the above ingredients in a spray bottle and fill the rest up with water. Spray away!

Ashley’s natural insect repellent -   1 cup of grain alcohol, vodka or witch hazel mixed with 30 drops of essential oil.(Lavender, citronella, rosemary, rose geranium, lemon or tea tree)

Natural insect repellent - 1 cup of grain alcohol or witch hazel mixed with 30 drops of essential oil.(Lavender, citronella, rosemary, rose geranium, lemon or tea tree)

Medicine Cabinet Mosquito Repellent - make your own bug repellent - non-toxic, easy, and it works!

Lori's Aldi Adventure: Part 3 Medicine Cabinet Mosquito Repellent - Who Needs A Cape?

How To Harvest & Preserve Basil - New Life On A Homestead

How To Harvest & Preserve Basil

How To Harvest & Preserve Basil Pinch off regularly to grow fuller plant Pinch off buds/don't let flower Early morning or later evening

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