Tick season is upon us and we all need HELP!! I don’t want to spray my kids with nasty chemicals, but I definitely do NOT want ticks to be eating my babies! If you’re like me, you want to make sure your kiddos are protected, but you don’t want to use a chemical cocktail to do it. You need to know how to prevent tick bites naturally. Don’t worry! I’m here to help. I have done a roundup of the very best all-natural ways to prevent ticks bites so that you can enjoy your summer chemical free! You don’t need to be worrying about biohazards! You need to get out in the sun and enjoy time with your family!
Before we get to the roundup (which I know you’re gonna love) I just want to talk a little bit about why you should be preventing tick bites. here are so many reasons to protect yourself and your family from tick bites but I don’t want to bore you with all of them. I want you to get outside and enjoy your time! The first and most obvious is
TICK BORNE ILLNESS
Ticks carry so many nasty diseases and so rather than risk your health, it would be best just to prevent a tick bite from the very beginning. Tick-borne illnesses can carry lifelong implications and cause a lot of damage. (It’s hard to believe something so little could be so harmful)
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YOU DON’T WANT TO SPEND YOUR SUMMER WORRYING
It’s no fun to be obsessing about whether or not you will acquire a crazy disease. Summer is fun and you should be able to enjoy it! Our family enjoys taking hikes on trails and in the woods. But what I don’t enjoy is constantly looking at all of my kids and wondering how many ticks I will pull off of them when we get home. (Ok – let me just say that I will NOT pull them off! My husband will! But I will stand and
Our family enjoys taking hikes on trails and in the woods. But what I don’t enjoy is constantly looking at all of my kids and wondering how many ticks I will pull off of them when we get home. (Ok – let me just say that I will NOT pull them off! My husband will! But I will stand and
emphatically very helpfully point out to him which kid needs a tick pulled off as quickly as possible!)
It’s not worth it to me to NOT prevent tick bites. I have better things to do. It doesn’t take long to spray all nine of us down with some all natural spray.
THEY ARE JUST GROSS
I think we can all agree! Do I need to say more? 🙂
AND NOW FOR THE RECIPES
Choose a recipe and make it up so you can have it on hand for the summer! You have better things to worry about than pulling ticks off of you and your family! You may want to try several until you decide which one is your favorite!
1.) Homemade anti-tick spray
2.) Natural tick deterrent for humans (Try this one if you don’t want to smell like a pickle!)
3.) Homemade bug repellant (This works for other bugs as well.)
4.) Natural tick repellant
5.) Homemade tick repellant
Do you have any tried and true all natural tick repellents that I may have missed? I’d love to hear what recipes you’ve tried. Comment below and let me know!