DIY Anti Mosquito Spray

We all hate mosquitoes. Those little pests always have a way to ruin outdoor fun! And so here comes mosquito repellent spray or lotion to the rescue. But you might be one of those who hate the scent of citronella as much as you hate mosquitoes. Check out your herb garden because you might have a solution growing there. Create a mosquito spray with lavender. This awesome blog post will show you how.

DIY Anti Mosquito Spray

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Lavender is known for its calming effect. It’s amazing to know that they repel mosquitoes too. So plan ahead the next time you go camping. Bottle up those lavender flowers and add essential oil to the mix and have fun without having to worry about insect bites. You can sleep well at the same time too.

Art Naturals Lavender Essential Oil

Cute Watermelon Rind Garnish

Are you throwing a summer party or any kind of party anytime soon? Show off your hosting skills by preparing ahead. Make a list of the things that you need to buy and to do. Food is the most important. Don’t forget about the drinks as well as the decorations. And remember, it’s all about the presentation. Here’s one charming idea that you can do, especially if serving watermelon margaritas is on the list.

Cute Watermelon Rind Garnish

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Who knew those cookie cutters are good for something else as well. Or you can grab some skewers and you can choose to make them stirrers instead. Pretty neat idea, right? Have a great summer party.

Wilton 2308-1134 Spring 18 Piece Metal Cookie Cutter Set

Homemade Insect Repellent

Summer fun! Which means swimming, camping, hiking, and other outdoor activities. Which also means bugs and insects everywhere. They’re the worst! But before you use that insect repellent that you can conveniently buy anywhere, which are more likely full of harmful chemicals, opt for a homemade buy spray instead. Homemade, yes. You make your own using ingredients you probably have in your home already.

Homemade Insect Repellent

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Open you cupboard and you will probably see some of the essential oils that you need. Put the mixture in glass spray bottles. You can then share them with your friends. Have more fun under the sun!

Essential Oil Variety Set- 14 Pack

Homemade Aftersun Lotion

Summer, summer, summer everywhere. We just can’t get enough of the sun. But you all know that spending too much time outside is not too good for your skin. Those frequent trips to the beach and tanning by the pool may cause sunburnt skin. Wearing sunblock is a must but if it isn’t effective and you still got sunburn, you can remedy it by applying some soothing lotion. And what better product to use than one that you made yourself. Guaranteed chemical-free.

Homemade Aftersun Lotion

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Have you tried making your own homemade beauty essential before? It’s so much fun and you know that they are not harmful at all; shea butter, aloe vera gel, and oils. Prepare them accordingly so you got what you need when you need some skin soothing because of sunburn or even when you just need a little moisturizing.

Unrefined Shea Butter by Better Shea Butter