Okay... I don't wish I had done this (altho, unfortunately, I have had to do so on a few occassions between having a teen brother who got plastered and having raised a few kids) but I wish I had KNOWN this and wish to pass the wisdom on to others.
How To Clean Grimy Kitchen Cabinets With 2 Ingredients
kitchen gunk remover 1 part vegetable oil 2 parts baking soda Mix together with a spoon and go crazy! I like to use my fingers when I use baking soda (ie. Miracle Cleaner) because I feel like I can really work the fine grains of baking soda into the surface best that way.
Use boiling water and two teabags to clean hardwood floors. The tannic acid in tea creates a beautiful shine. Let two teabags steep in the boiling water for a few minutes. Pour the tea into a bucket. Take a soft cloth and wring it out in the tea. The cloth merely needs to be damp, not soaked. This will enable the floor to dry quickly. Wash the floor and be ready to be amazed by the sheen... and no sticky or oily residue! So cool, must try!
This works better than ANY store bought laundry soap I have ever used and it ends up being a lot cheaper, plus you know EXACTLY what is in it. DIY Laundry Detergent - 6 ingredients, cost you about $28 a year, this recipe makes a batch that will last a year! .