Blue cheese, Apple and Walnut Slaw. We enjoyed this amazing salad on the deck with these natural bug repellent luminaries as a centerpiece. No insects!

Natural Bug Repellent Luminaries

Easy instructions to create your own non-toxic insect repellent luminaries in mason jars.
Course Uncategorized
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 3
Author Flavour & Savour


  • 3 8 oz Mason jars
  • 1 lemon, thickly sliced
  • 1 lime, thickly sliced
  • 3 sprigs fresh rosemary
  • 30 drops each of rosemary, thyme, eucalyptus, and/or lavender essential oils
  • 3 floating tea light candles


  • Place a slice or two of lemon and lime in the bottom of the jar.
  • Add a sprig of rosemary.
  • Fill 3/4 full with water.
  • Add 10 drops of each of the essential oils to each jar.
  • Float another lemon or lime slice on top.
  • Add more water if necessary.
  • Top with a floating candle.



Keep fresh by storing in a cool spot when not in use.