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Quick and Easy Tick Removal

Quick and Easy Tick Removal

Ticks are everywhere here in Tennessee, so much so that our Chickens can’t seem to keep up with...

Chemical-Free Pesticide

Chemical-Free Pesticide

I have been very careful about the way I care for our vegetable garden. I try to avoid...

Common Cocoons and Egg Cases in the Garden

Common Cocoons and Egg Cases in the Garden

As you're trimming the hedges in the late winter, you encounter a strange egg sac. Is it a cocoon...

What To Do When Bambi and Friends Show up to Party.

What To Do When Bambi and Friends Show up to Party.

After so much Front Yard activity these past months, I blogged this on the happenings in my front...

Homemade Chemical Free Mosquito Repelling Bracelet

Homemade Chemical Free Mosquito Repelling Bracelet

I'm definitely not a fan of mosquitos, but even less of a fan of chemical filled bug sprays. We have...

Natural Weed Killer

Natural Weed Killer

Raise your hand if you hate weeds! I totally hate weeds. Can't stand them, and they're always...

Save Your Garden Sprays

Save Your Garden Sprays

Here are a few different options to save your garden this summer... keep bugs, squirrels, birds -...

How to Get Rid of Squash Bugs & Squash Vine Borers

How to Get Rid of Squash Bugs & Squash Vine Borers

Growing squash in your home vegetable garden can reward you with heavy yields for little work....

Squirrel Proof Salad Garden

Squirrel Proof Salad Garden

Having some trouble with squirrels? So were we. Here are five easy steps to rid your salad greens of...

Get Rid of Fruit Flies {DIY Fruit Fly Trap}

Get Rid of Fruit Flies {DIY Fruit Fly Trap}

We have had a fruit fly outbreak, so instead of using the sticky fly traps that we've used in the...

Easy Homemade Bug Repelling Candle

Easy Homemade Bug Repelling Candle

I don’t know about you but I think one of my favorite parts about summer (and living in the north...

Battle of the Varmints: All Natural Solution to Prevent Deer Damage

Battle of the Varmints: All Natural Solution to Prevent Deer Damage

We live in the city and yet varmints are having a hey day with our landscaping. We've got deer,...

Keep Pests Out Of Your Garden

Keep Pests Out Of Your Garden

It's springtime here and I'm busy getting my garden and apple tree ready. I get those pesky...

Organic Gardening - How to Deter Slugs and Snails With Eggshells

Organic Gardening - How to Deter Slugs and Snails With Eggshells

Are you tired of visiting your gardening in the morning only to see that other little critters have...

Amazing weed killer made with items you will find in your kitchen! Really works

Amazing weed killer made with items you will find in your kitchen!...

Ever since moving into my current house, I have struggled to keep our front walk weed free. We have...

A Natural Method for Killing Weeds

A Natural Method for Killing Weeds

With kids and pets, a natural way to kill weeds is your best bet. This method is also more...

Keeping Your Brassicas Pest Free

Keeping Your Brassicas Pest Free

I like to grow organically & found out how easy it was to keep my Brassica plants pest free. Do you...

Small Critter Fence

Small Critter Fence

I had read about using fishing line to keep little critters out of a garden so I took it a step...

Earwig Garden Trap

Earwig Garden Trap

You have seen lots of fun gardening projects the last few weeks as the wheather warms up and the sun...

Repurposed CDs = Get Rid of Critters & Beautiful Wind Spinner

Repurposed CDs = Get Rid of Critters & Beautiful Wind Spinner

Last year I was so disappointed - we had limited blooms on our apple tree because of a late winter...

Four Ways to Kill Weeds With Everyday Items

Four Ways to Kill Weeds With Everyday Items

Nothing ruins a pristine yard faster than a bunch of crabgrass, but store-bought weed killers can...

12 Best Tips to Get Critters Out of Your Yard for Good.

12 Best Tips to Get Critters Out of Your Yard for Good.

Critters invading your yard? We have a few tricks for you to get them out of your yard for good!

How I Eliminated Goutweed in My Front Garden

How I Eliminated Goutweed in My Front Garden

After years of battling Goutweed in our front garden, I decided to take drastic measures to get rid...

Do This Now, and It Might Save Your Tree Later

Do This Now, and It Might Save Your Tree Later

Have you heard of this monster? That's no glammed up grasshopper. This nightmare and family are...

Did the Slugs/Snails Enjoy Eating Up Your Garden Last Summer?

Did the Slugs/Snails Enjoy Eating Up Your Garden Last Summer?

Here's a simple and environmentally friendly way to get rid of them, and you probably have it in...