Category Archives: Cleaning Concoctions
If you hop onto pinterest or you’ve experimented much with “green” cleaning (or if you’re cheap like me…) you’ll know that vinegar is a basic staple in “natural” cleaning recipes.
However, it’s time to kick your vinegar up a notch!
When I first started making my own cleaners, I have to be honest…I was a little disappointed with using only vinegar for cleaning. … Read the rest
I’m a huge fan of natural products and it’s true – I don’t want to dump sludge into our rivers and streams and I want to steward God’s amazing creation.
However, my kids are God’s creation and I want our home to be the safest place on earth!… Read the rest
I have to be totally upfront.
I’m not very “green”.
The DIY projects like wool dryer balls, and the homemade cleaners and cloth diaper wipe solutions that I have posted here on my blog were not motivated by a sincere love of the earth and a desire to reduce the size of landfills…I really just needed to save money.… Read the rest
Actually, there are quite a few answers to that, and this is one of the most common questions I see in my email. In my mind, the jury was still out on the safety of Borax, so I put together a recipe for Borax-free liquid laundry soap, and it’s been one of our most popular posts here at Cheeky Bums. … Read the rest
I wash my face with oil.
Yep, I do.
(Just wait til I tell you about my shampoo…)
Yes, it’s completely true. I use oil to wash my face and it’s actually not a new phenomenon! … Read the rest
Castile soap is incredibly versatile and a staple item in our house. Eliminating toxins in your diet is hard enough – thankfully, using castile soap is an easy way to eliminate them in your cleaning and body care routines!
Today, I want to show you how easy it is to turn a BAR of soap into a jar of LIQUID soap – but if you’re still curious about castile soap, Emily at Live Renewed has a great article about the many uses of castile soap that I definitely recommend!… Read the rest