Top 7 Natural Mosquito Repellent Tips

Well summer is here and that means biting mosquitoes. In this article, we share the Top 7 Natural Mosquito Repellent Tips. Mosquitoes come in a variety of sizes and scientists have already identified more than 3,500 species.  Some species of mosquitoes carry sickness and disease but not all varieties. Only the female insect bites and [Read On]

Grow Plants to Repel Insects

We love to grow herbs. We use them in our cooking, salads and for medicinal purposes. Did you know that it’s easy to Grow Plants to Repel Insects? It’s true! Most of the herbs in the list below, can be grown in a permanent bed, in large pots or containers and some can be grown [Read On]

Growing and Using Bee Balm, Bergamot and Monarda

Our lovely Bee Balm is blooming in the Herb bed and the bees are a buzzing. This plant is from the Monarda family. Another name for this beautiful herb is Wild Bergamot because some varieties have a mild citrus taste like the Bergamot Orange. These plants have beautiful showy blossoms with square stems and opposing [Read On]