DID YOU KNOW? 20 not so fun mozzie facts we bet you didn’t know.

20 not so fun mozzie facts we bet you didn’t know

Mosquitoes are as old as dinosaurs. They have been around since the Jurassic period. That makes them about 210 million years old. Mosquitoes have killed more humans than all the wars in history! Having been on the earth since ancient times, they are responsible for 50-60 billion deaths throughout history. The most dangerous mosquito is […]

Step-by-Step Guide for Using Bug Bite Thing on Children over the age of 3.

Mother using Bug Bite Thing on a child's arm

Not recommended for use on children under 3 years of age. What’s worse than getting a mosquito bite? Having your child experience the same irritation. While watching over our littles, it’s heartbreaking to see their eyes well up after a mosquito bite turns itchy and they can’t stop the itch. It does not always have […]

How to Give Kids Natural Relief for Common Ailments

It’s mozzie season, but maybe not the type of “bug” you’d expect from us. If you’re a parent of school-age children, you’re probably “over” this time of year. From the flu and stomach viruses, to RSV and hand, foot and mouth disease, it’s been a revolving door of illnesses that seems to never end. Add […]

Bugs with Benefits: 6 Insects (and Other “Pests”) We Love

This time of year, some of you may be thinking, “love bites.” Here’s the good news: not all bugs do, at least! At Bug Bite Thing, we may have our moments of irritation with a few choice insects (ahem, mosquitoes, *cough cough*), but today we’re not here to hate on those six-legged pests … nor […]