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Pictures of the day: 13 January 2012

A bee balances two water droplets on its back as it perches on a flower. The picture was taken by keen photographer Agus Sudarmanto near Doha, Qatar. He said: "There is no rain at all here so we have to spray water periodically on flowers. This is the reason there were drops on the bee, but it was amazing how it was just delicately balanced on his back."

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DIY Backyard Wasp Solutions

DIY Backyard Wasp Solutions • Great Ideas, Tips and Tutorials! [ Wainscotingamerica.com ] #backyard #wainscoting #design

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Lemon grass is a natural mosquito repellent and grows quite tall. Plant some in deep planters and place on the patio or where you will have people sitting, and you will also have a privacy hedge with the height the grass grows. The scent is very appealing, not like sprays contains deet! It us a perennial grass so you won't have to worry about planting it again!!

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This craft: approx 1 hour to make Supplies needed: small or medium size unblemished fruit. (Oranges, Apples or Lemons) Masking tape or elastic bands paper bag 20-25 grams large headed cloves Spice mixture: 1 tablespoon each: cinnamon, nutmeg,and ground cloves Knitting needle or fork or toothpick 4 drops sandalwood oil (a natural preservative) Ribbons for hanging pomanders.

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The ancient art of burning sage

Burning Sage will repel mosquitos and other pests.And it down right smells heavenly

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8 oz. sprayer filled with half vinegar and half water. Add 4-5 drops of peppermint and 4-5 drops lemongrass oils. Spray where wasps act like they're building a nest and moving in.

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