Smudge Your Campfire With Sage To Keep Mosquitoes Away

Add Herbs to Your Campfire to Keep Away Bugs!

Whether you are camping or enjoying a little backyard entertaining around a firepit, you can easily keep mosquitoes at bay by tossing in a few herb branches.Smudge your campfire or fire pit with sage to keep the mosquitoes away!

Mosquitoes hate herbs like lavender, mint, lemon balm, sage, and of course, citronella.Smudge your campfire with lavender to keep mosquitoes and bugs away!

Toss a few branches of herbs fresh or dry into the fire and what smells heavenly to you, will send bugs packing!

Even if you don’t have a firepit, then you can still create bug-repelling smoke. Making your own citronella candles is easy and inexpensive if you use recycled materials. See how to make these Citronella CANdles here:

How to Make Citronella Candles

For an extra line of defense, you could also spritz on this all-natural bug repellent that really works!

All Natural Bug Spray

 

About the Author : Stephanie RoseAn artistic gardener aiming to feed the body & soul through an urban potager garden & a community veggie plot in Vancouver.View all posts by Stephanie Rose

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