The best thing about throwing a thanksgiving dinner outdoor is enjoying the scenery and aroma of fall. However, the only party pooper is having uninvited pesky bugs (mosquitos) circling around the whole evening. Here is a homemade outdoor hug repellent to keep the bugs at bay. Supplies: Peppermint oil Lemon Alcohol Instructions: Combine 1/2 cup rubbing alcohol with 1/4 cup of fresh lemon juice and 10 drops of peppermint oil in a spray bottle. How to use: Spray around the perimeter of your gathering or play area every hour to keep the bugs away. Bugs don't like intense smell of lemon and mint so it acts as a natural barrier.