Apr 03

How to Create a Perfect Outdoor Tablescape

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For savvy hosts and hostesses, spring and summer are better known as the seasons for outdoor entertaining! When the weather gets warm and everything starts to bloom, it’s the perfect time to take your...

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Mar 29

Are Mice the Bearers of Bad News?

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Most homeowners don’t see mice as welcome houseguests, especially when they nibble on everything and leave droppings wherever they go. But now there’s a more dangerous reason to be concerned about these tiny vermin: more mice...

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Mar 27

10 Plants that Won’t Attract Deer

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We know how to get rid of mosquitoes in your yard, but we often hear homeowners ask how to stop deer from eating their plants and flowers! Gardeners work long and hard to keep...

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Mar 22

How to Keep Mosquitoes Away from Your Patio

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With warmer weather on its way, you are likely spending more time outside on your deck or patio. It’s a great place to enjoy the sunshine and flowers in the sanctuary of your own backyard. Whether you...

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Mar 20

How to Tell if Your Pet Has Lyme Disease

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Our four-legged family members love to roam free outside during the warmer months. Unfortunately, when our pets frolic through tall grass and backwoods, that puts them at risk of Lyme disease. It’s important to educate...

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Mar 15

26 More Mosquito Species Could Carry Zika


Since the Zika epidemic began, scientists have been trying to learn everything there is to know about the virus. Unfortunately, there is still a long list of things we don’t understand about this mosquito-borne...

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Mar 13

Lyme Spotlight: Amy Fitzgerald

Amy Pope Fitzgerald and Jason Cameron

Want to read more inspiring survivor spotlight stories? Keep up with our blog for more future profiles on those battling Lyme and other tick- and mosquito-borne diseases. Amy’s Story: Running After Answers Amy Fitzgerald...

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