How to Recycle Used Coffee Grounds in Your Home and Garden

By |2020-04-02T18:51:06+03:00April 2nd, 2020|Categories: Environment & Planet, Gardening, Home Improvement & DIY|Tags: , , , , , |

If you're reading this, you're probably a die-hard Java lover. Now there's one more reason for you to drink coffee - coffee grounds are recyclable. We'll show you why and how to recycle used coffee grounds in innovative ways you've never imagined. Why recycle used coffee grounds? Australian environmental foundation Planet Ark conducted a feasibility study of 921 cafes across Sydney. It found that these cafes sell over a million cups of coffee yearly. 7% of the coffee grounds go to worm farms while the rest

How to Make a DIY Bug Spray That Really Works and Is 100% Natural

By |2020-03-25T20:52:25+03:00August 1st, 2017|Categories: Home Improvement & DIY, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , , |

This summer, consider making a DIY bug spray as it’s a much healthier choice than the repellents which are readily available in the market. With summer upon us, unfortunately, most of us will be troubled by the dreaded bugs that accompany our coveted summer. Whilst there are plenty of bug sprays in the shops a lot of them contain harmful chemicals that are not good for us. The skin is the largest organ in the body so just think how much we must be absorbing

How to Get Rid of Mosquitoes with Fast and Natural Methods

By |2020-03-25T20:53:20+03:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: Home Improvement & DIY, Life Hacks|Tags: , , , , |

In this summer period, many of us wonder how to get rid of mosquitoes. The point is, however, to use natural methods and avoid harsh chemicals. Mosquitoes are genetically programmed to have a desire for mammal blood, both human and animal. This means that they need to feed on us in order to be able to continue their existence. But the bites themselves aren’t even the worst part about these insects, although they are very annoying. What’s more, several common mosquito species transmit serious diseases,

Get Rid of Spiders at Home with These 5 Natural Ways

By |2019-06-26T19:35:36+03:00July 10th, 2016|Categories: Animals, Life Hacks, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , |

Do you want to get rid of spiders? Well, you are not the only one! The fear of spiders is what is known as arachnophobia and as you guessed, it is common for most people. Of course, some of the bugs are sometimes harmless but this may not convince you enough to relax. Naturally, you look for ways to eliminate spiders and other insects around you and the market is flooded with products that can be used to get rid of them. Now, the other

How to Make a Non-Toxic Mason Jar Repellent to Keep Bugs Away This Summer

By |2020-03-25T20:53:06+03:00April 23rd, 2016|Categories: Life Hacks, Lifestyle, Natural Health|Tags: , , |

Are the bugs annoying you? A non-toxic mason jar repellent is your solution. We all know that using citronella oil stored in mason jars is helpful especially in areas prone to bugs. In fact, using essential oils is the best option especially if you are not into chemical based repellents. Essential oils can be used for relaxation, relieving stress, a good night rest for and even supporting a healthy immune system. In this case, these oils will ward off bugs whilst provide really beautiful lighting

How to Make a Yarrow Insect Repellent – Better & Safer Than DEET!

By |2019-06-24T23:09:47+03:00June 25th, 2015|Categories: Home Improvement & DIY, Life Hacks, Natural Health|Tags: , , , |

It’s that time of the year where you will find yourself fighting bug bites and naturally, you will be on the hunt for solutions. Why not make your own insect repellent using natural ingredients such as yarrow? The most conventional sprays that many of us go for has a chemical known as DEET - which has been found to have adverse health effects on users. They have been found to have detrimental effects, particularly on children with some even developing seizures. According to a paper