Category Archives: DIY & upcycling

How to Stop Black Fly Bites from Itching

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There are a ton of things you can do to alleviate the irritation of black fly bites and get outside for longer during the spring months. Here are a few of my own tried and tested natural cures for black fly bites.

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Natural Black Fly Repellents

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Eeep! its black fly season and if those little critters are taking chunks out of you, there are ways to fight back. Traditional chemical repellents don’t do the trick and are full of harmful toxins, but there are some natural ways to beat back those little beasties.

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Eco-Friendly Cleaning that Saves you Money

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While there are many things you should get rid of to keep your home green, your cleaning standards aren’t one of them. Maintain a safe and sparkling home with these eco-friendly cleaning methods.

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Last Minute DIY Christmas Gift Ideas

DIY Mr. Tea Teapot instructions

'Tis the season to get creative. Use your skillz to create unique DIY Christmas gifts for those you love. Here are some great homemade Christmas gift ideas to make everyone merry! These great DIY green Christmas gifts use upcycled or recycled materials which make them kind on your wallet and on Mother Nature.

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Best Ever Natural Remedies for Colds and Flu

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From Vaporub to cough syrup and throat lozenges, these natural remedies will have your patients feeling better in no time. The natural ingredients also contain vitamins and minerals which speed recovery . Spread the love (and the vaporub) this winter with these amazing natural homemade cold and flu remedies.

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