Baking soda has scrubbing power but won't scratch surfaces. Mix a paste of 3 parts warm water to 1 part baking soda to scrub kitchen stains or clean the oven. Make a bathroom cleanser by mixing dishwashing liquid with baking soda until you have a thick paste
Use hydrogen peroxide and baking soda to clean your old cookie sheets. NO scrubbing!
Bite and Sting Relief Treatments: clay (mix small amount with water or peppermint tea and apply to bite); baking soda (mix with water to make paste); lavender, peppermint oil, tea tree essential oil (add a few drops to clay/baking soda mixtures to increase effectiveness or apply a drop or two directly to bite; plantain (weed), tobacco,