A great tip for keeping flies at bay, cut a lemon in half and add cloves to it. Set out in bowls about 30 min before food will be going on the table. The smell with leave your party pest free (at least the little kinds).
What a beautiful way to preserve all of those autumn leaves that your child brings to you in the fall! Rather than throwing them away, you can make this beautiful fall wreath together and keep it all season long!