baby sunscreen

 

DIY Natural Sunscreen

One of the most chemically loaded substances we put on our bodies is sunscreen. A simple natural option is non-nano zinc oxide cream, which you can get at your chemist. Alternatively you can make this natural sunscreen that won’t dry out your skin or cause irritation from harsh chemicals. Be sure to re-apply after a couple of hours or after swimming.  …

 

ants on a twig

 

Rid Ants With Borax

I’ve shared this information before, but after receiving information from the Taranaki Bee Keepers Club about the importance of keeping borax away from bees I felt it was important to share this update. When using this solution please put it inside your home not outside where bees can take it back to the hive. Did you know that most types …

 

household fly

 

DIY Natural Fly Spray

Fly season is here and I’ve had a few emails asking for a natural fly spray recipe that you can easily make at home. This spray is more of a repellent than a killer, but if you manage to get them really wet with it, which can require a good aim and a relaxed attitude towards getting it all over …