Candy cane sugar scrub! Great DIY Christmas gift.
DIY Liquid Dishwasher Detergent recipe, just 3 ingredients Castille soap, water & essential oil, rinse aid is vinegar
Homemade All Purpose Cleaner - Homemade for Elle
Hand scrub - kind of like MaryKay's Satin Hands...only cheaper! GREAT GIFT IDEA! - make, put in mason jar, tie with bow, add a tag!
Homemade Sugar Scrub
Ditch the chemical cleaners - Soak orange peels in vinegar for two weeks in a sealed mason jar then pour the vinegar into a spray bottle. Use as a non-toxic and yummy smelling "green" cleaner.
You know that wonderful smell when you walk into Williams Sonoma? Here’s how to get it: water, sliced lemon, 3 springs of fresh rosemary and about a teaspoon of vanilla. Simmer on the stove....this smells amazing! I used 2 lemons, 3 sprigs of rosemary and about 2 tablespoons if vanilla. It only took 5 minutes to make the whole house smell fresh!
*Another pinner said: "This is how i made my baby wipes 12 years ago and thought i was the only one making cleaning wipes too. ---video how to make-bleach wipes,baby wipes, glass wipes, and hand sanitizing wipes. each batch costs about 75 cents to make." I prefer Viva brand paper towels though.
Simply Designing: Dishwasher detergent that works! Will need to look into lemi shine as I currently use citric acid and lemon essential oil. A tip for the rinse cycle - put small container with white vinegar in top rack of dishwasher instead of in rinse aid spot of dishwasher
Homemade House Cleaners with printable labels! **I LOVE the bathroom one. My apartment had nasty caked on/discolored shower and tub. I thought maybe it was permanently discolored. I used the bathroom spray on this site and OMG. The color started going away. With another treatment and some elbow grease (like I said it is nasty!), it will be back to new! And this made the faucet shine!**
Homemade house Cleaners - lots of recipes and how to
576 loads of laundry for $6. I have pinned this before, but I like these directions better.
http://www.younghouselove.com/2009/10/clean-up-your-act-all-natural-homemade-cleaners/ An EXTENSIVE list of homemade cleaners using vinegar, banking soda, hydrogen peroxide, tea tree oil, etc, including all purpose cleaners, dishwasher detergent, fruit and vegetable wash, tub and tile, duster, laundry detergent, fabric softener and furniture polish.
Clean Up Your Act: All Natural Homemade Cleaners | Young House Love