If you have a mouse-in-the-house problem, try this natural mouse repellent tip: Peppermint! The little guys cannot tolerate the smell of peppermint and will leave to find peppermint-free living elsewhere! The house just cannot feel clean with these unwanted visitors, but no one wants to have to check traps or have poison bait lying around. Today’s cleaning tip: Put peppermint essential oil on cotton balls and place in areas where they are likely entering the home. Try using peppermint Altoids where you think they might already be dwelling. Mice are attracted to a certain area of our home near where we feed the birds. It attracted a whole family of mice and left the birds hungry. We are going to try the Altoids tip near the bird feeders! Check out this article from Tipsbulletin for more how tos on natural ways of keeping pesky pests away!