Natural Ways to Repel Insects

It’s that time of year, the insects are out in full biting force. Here are some tips to stay bite-free the rest of the summer!

It’s that time of year, the insects are out in full biting force.  Here are some tips to stay bite-free the rest of the summer! Tips to Avoid Insect Bites   Avoid wearing anything scented like flowers or fruit- insects will be attracted to you Essential oils- (especially citronella, lemongrass, … Continue reading

Herb of the Day: Lobelia

Lobelia is a beautiful flowering plant with a less-than-beautiful nickname. Also known as pukeweed this plant is a powerful medicinal aide which can bring about vomiting if too much is used.

Lobelia is a beautiful flowering plant with a less-than-beautiful nickname.  Also known as pukeweed this plant is a powerful medicinal aide which can bring about vomiting if too much is used.  Many know this plant by its other nickname, Indian Tobacco- as Native Americans used to smoke this to herb … Continue reading