Urban Hippie / rainforest

  • Natural bug spray that worked in the rainforests of Central America

    My husband can sometimes be a skeptic about my natural products and home remedies. I know he totally believes in me and what I create, but I think like many of us, he has similar doubts when it comes to something new or "natural." How could basic essential oils actually prevent the hungry mosquito of Honduras from some tasty blood like mine? Well, I took my theory into practice this past month   while visiting my friend Cindy in Honduras. Our front porch was swarming with mosquitoes before we took off on a 5.1 mile hike in the rainforest of Panacam....

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  • Trekking through the rainforest

    Hello from Central America! I am currently in Honduras with my friend Cindy and her husband Chris (they are the founders of Tegu toys).  I have been exploring Honduras, its amazing people and magnificent landscape. This weekend we drove to Panacam National Park to rest and go hiking through the rainforest. It was my first time in the rainforest and it was spectacular. What a beautiful and fantastic world full of wonder! It was a good reminder that I want to be a wise steward of this planet and limit my negative impact on it. I want places like Panacam to...

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