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Katharina Bliem

Katharina Bliem is a freelance author at Utopia. She studied Journalism and Communications as well as Education at the Vienna University. She’s always had an interest in doing and making things by hand. With the recent birth of her son she’s been exploring her creative abilities even further.

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3 Natural Home Remedies To Get Rid of Flies

Fight houseflies without chemical sprays. We’ll show you how to rid yourself of those nuisances without harming the environment or your health. Read more

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How to Care For Your Lavender Plant: A Complete Guide

Lavender has a lovely scent, can be used as a natural remedy, and is a powerful insect repellent. Lavender plant care is simple and requires very little time. Find out here what to pay attention to when planting and caring for lavender. Read more

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Homemade Silver Polish: 5 Natural Substitutes

Things made out of silver tarnish over time, losing their shine and becoming black. We’ll show you how to clean silver using simple household products. Read more

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Black Cumin Seed Oil: Benefits and Side Effects

Black seed oil benefits are myriad, and the healing effects can relieve a wide range of symptoms. We’ll show you how this natural remedy can be used, and what side effects can be expected with use. Read more

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Natural Ant Repellent: How to Get Rid of Ants Naturally

In the summer, ants often find their way indoors, attracted by what's in our kitchen cabinets. We’ll show you how to get rid of ants naturally so you don't have to resort to harmful chemicals. Read more

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Earache Home Remedy: Natural Earache Relief

Need an earache home remedy in a pinch? One of the most effective household ingredients used for earache relief is the onion. Read more

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Growing Ginger: How to Grow Ginger at Home

Growing ginger couldn't be easer – even if the plant is not native to our country. Utopia will show you how to grow ginger step by step. Read more

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How to Clean Grout: Natural DIY Grout Cleaner

Cleaning grout is everyone’s least favorite job, but someone’s got to do it. We’ll show you how to clean grout using common household items that will get your tiles looking their best, and be kind on the environment and your wallet. Read more