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13 Clever Camping Hacks to Make the Outdoors More Fun

Camping is a fun way to step out of social media and get back in touch with the Great Outdoors. Unfortunately, some equate camping with incredibly heavy packs, hoards of bloodthirsty mosquitos, and di…

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6 Natural Mosquito Repellents

Recent studies have linked DEET-based mosquito repellents to brain and neurological damage. So how do you avoid the mosquitoes and the dangerous effects of DEET? While Mother Nature offers dozens of…

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Easy Greening: Mosquitoes

Nothing ruins outdoor fun like itchy bites from these pesky little whiners, but conventional bug sprays are toxic to the environment and contain neurotoxic ingredients. Instead, try these safe, effect…

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Non-Toxic Moth Ball Alternatives

I receive a lot of e-mail from frustrated readers who have learned about the National Toxicology Program's designation that moth balls are potential carcinogens, have removed moth balls from their ho…

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