Summer is here and all of the rain we've had means the mosquitoes and their blood-sucking friends are out in force. Every year we get new hypotheses on why insects prefer biting some people more than others. All I know is that I'm one of those people who seem to attract mosquitoes. Because of that, and my dislike of using dangerous chemicals, I'm always looking for new repellent options that are effective and safe. The article attached below is a good assessment of some of the most popular and some of the most effective natural insect repellents. Here's to a great summer, free from bug bites!