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NO MICE!

by Jillian M.

December 2005

I just wanted to give a little advice for mouse irradication. We live in the city and have been getting mice in our house every winter for three years, now. Around 2-4 every winter season. May not be a lot to some, but they gross me out!

I have tried vinegar, and I tried tansy. Nothing seemed to keep these little monsters away. No search engines on the internet were of help, either. I was reading your article Vinegar of the Four Theives on your website and caught a glimpse of a nugget of truth. It stated that people used to burn rosemary to rid their house of vermin. I tried it in my basement and put some burnt crumbles in the bottom cupboards where they like to show themselves.

I am happy to say that in the cold, northwest Ohio area...in mid December...for the first time in three years...NO MICE! Even my husband was shocked! Plus, your house will have a very pleasant "campfire" like smell to it. Hope this may help someone else.

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I am a huge fan of your store and products. I'm fairly new to herbs, but
learning fast and enjoying the newfound "power" of knowledge and confidence
to help my family stay healthy. Thanks for all you do, especially on your
website, to guide and provide so much information for people like me. I was
intrigued by your note on brushing with a touch of cayenne. I have been
brushing with baking soda and a dab of peppermint or spearmint oil, in an
effort to "natural-ize" some of my health/body products. It leaves the mouth
feeling ultra-refreshed and invigorated, much as you described the ceyenne.
You might like to try it! May God continue to bless your ministry.

~Melinda


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