Eco Issues: A very close threat

The state of our planet is far from admirable and we basically have only ourselves to blame. The impact of the human race on the deterioration of Earth’s health drastically surpasses any other source. We have managed to deteriorate every aspect of our planetary eco-system. Things are starting to change though, and communities around the world are showing active initiative. This has also enabled a rise in governmental actions to deal with ecological issues....more

Get Rid of Fruit Flies Naturally

Fruit flies. I hate them. Really really dislike them. When I think I have rid them from my home- POOF they reappear just like that. It is endless cycle- a battle I may never win. Our kitchen is filled with bananas and since it is apple season, apples of course....more
I do the same as Michelle from Everythings a Buzz. It works!more

Digging The Dirt:Out Damn Pests!

My approach to pests in the garden or landscape is usually to adopt a technique that is least harmful to the general environment while being highly destructive to the pest itself. So I often use soap, dusts, hot pepper and young men to deal with my pests. Except for muskrats. They actually drove me to buy a .22. But let's hope your garden invasions don't end up resorting to that degree of destructive power. ...more

Try diatomaceous earth. For snails and slugs it's like walking across yards of broken glass. ...more