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Green housekeeping


Green housekeeping

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Make your own re-usable Swiffer cover

Busy weeks :: Dog Under My Desk

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coconut oil/coco butter/EO

How to make luxurious body butter with just three ingredients

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Great tutorial on how to clean your washing machine and get rid of that stinky smell and mold for good! A must read!

How to Clean your Washing Machine - Clean and Scentsible

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8 Indoor Air Purifying Herbs - The following herbs can suck almost 90% of VOCs out of your room and leave you with pure, filtered air: Rosemary Lavender Basil Mint Jasmine Geranium Coffee plant Woodbine

8 Indoor, Air-Purifying Herbs

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Cleaning a glass cooktop. Another pinner said: "We did this yesterday and it was so amazing!! I will never buy a bottle of stovetop cleaner again!!"

Entire blog dedicated to the many uses of Dr Bronner's Castile Soap

Homemade Liquid Dish Soap Ingredients: 1/2 cup grated soap (I used Dr. Bronners Citrus Castile soap)* 4 cups water 1/2 Tbs vegetable glycerin (optional: used as a hand moisturizer) 10-20 drops of tea tree oil (anti-bacterial) if you like the smell you can add more if not add the lesser.

DIY Laundry Spot Remover. Get the full recipe: www.theprairiehom... #essentialoils

I need one of these...Baseboard Buddy. I hate doing baseboards.

She Endeavors: Slipcover Tutorial

Homemade shampoo from baking soda and apple cider vinegar rinse!... this actually works wonders! I love it and there's no yucky smell at all. it gets all products out of your hair with one wash and rinse. cheap and easy :-)

Another Pinner said, "Last winter, when I visited my sister who lived in Italy (I know, lucky!) their showerheads had fresh sprigs of Eucalyptus casually tied on. When you took a hot bath or shower, the steam made the fragrance amazing..."

how to clean your oven without chemicals

Throw-up carpet cleaner. Every mother and pet owner needs this. (One of those you hope not to ever need, but you know you will...) I'll be glad I pinned this one day...

rosemary mint fabric softener

dryer sheet cuts your bathroom cleaning time in half - makes mirrors & bath fixtures sparkle and cuts right through soap scum on bathtub.Use to get sticky dust right off of furniture, blinds and baseboards. Cleans up cooktops and greasy cupboards quickly. Soak paintbrushes in warm water with a dryer sheet and watch the paint come right off. Clean dead, icky bugs from the car. Wipe pet hair off of clothes and furniture. Run over thread before sewing to keep tangles away. Keeps mosquitoes off

Baking Soda + Salt + Water = Shiny Stove Top : Go away gritty scum!

Unblock your drains without pouring harmful pollutants into the water system by pouring down 1 c of salt and 1/2 c of baking soda mixed together, followed by a kettle of boiling water. Can also use baking soda and white vinegar and boiling water.

How to make your stainless shine! This process actually got the hard water spots off my sink!

33 Meticulous Cleaning Tricks For The OCD Person Inside You - and that means me haha

Recipe For Homemade Non-Toxic Carpet Cleaner For Machines; i did this and I works and smells wonderful, did lavender oil!

How to clean your cookie sheets--Kitchen "Miracle" Cleaner! You put about 1/4 cup of baking soda in a small glass bowl and squirt in hydrogen peroxide until it makes a nice paste. Then you rub it on the offending dirt/stain/grease...whatever! You can usually just use your fingers...but you can also use a small sponge at times as well.

27 Ways to make your groceries last as long as possible...these are really good to know!!!

MOMS & TEACHERS -Put a few small drops into shampoo. Keeps the lice off of your child during school days! Or put it in a travel size spray bottle and spray hair after bath/on the way out for school.

recipes and best practices for making your home smell fresh.