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Make Your Own Natural Cleaning Products | Happy Earth Day!

Written on April 19, 2018 at 7:00 am

Natural Cleaning Products

Make Your Own Natural Cleaning Products | Happy Earth Day!

Earth Day is this Sunday on April 22nd, 2018. In honor of our Mother Earth, pledge to make a change to help better our planet. Even one small change can be a big change in time. One way is to make your own natural cleaning products. Not only is it easy, but it’s cheap!

Cleaning products have become a big source of urban pollution and contribute to high levels of “volatile organic compounds” in our air. Start with changing just one synthetic and non-natural cleaning product that is used on the regular in your household for a natural alternative.…

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Make Your Own Natural Cleaning Supplies

Written on March 15, 2017 at 11:10 am

Make Your Own Natural Cleaning Supplies

Spring is here and there is a reason we want to “spring clean” in the house, office, car, yards and garden. Spring comes after a cold and dark winter. The days are becoming longer. New life is springing up. It is time to clear out and clean and make space and open for new beginnings, new opportunities and hope. Water cleanses and refreshes. Cleaning supplies don’t need to be toxic with an overbearing chemical smell and residue. If you are holding your nose using strong chemical cleaners then your body is telling you it is toxic.…

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DIY Natural Cleaning Products

Written on April 19, 2015 at 1:23 pm

April is Earth Month. As Earth Day approaches on April 22, 2015 let’s try to make a change to help save our Mother Earth. Even one small change can be a big change in time. Start with changing just one synthetic and non-natural cleaning product that is used on the regular in your household for a natural alternative. In doing so you are making the world a better place for us all to live. Lets work together to make the world a safer and more beautiful place to live, starting within our own homes.

 

Natural Glass Cleaner

In a spray bottle combine the following ingredients:

  • 1/4 cup vinegar
  • 1/2 teaspoon liquid soap (Try our all natural liquid soap here)
  • 2 cups of water

Shake to blend and spray on your windows and glass surfaces.…

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Spices For Health

Written on December 27, 2013 at 11:35 am

Spices are excellent to sprinkle on your foods and into your drinks. Spices benefit the body. Salt and pepper is a staple on most tables and sprinkled on most foods. Salt is used in abundance in restaurant food and processed food. Have you tried adding some tasty herbs to sprinkle on your food?

A great way to add spices into your food is to keep them on your table like salt and pepper. A lazy Susan works great. I learned about this idea from herbalist, Kami McBride and author of The Herbal Kitchen. I studied herbalism from Kami. I sprinkle cinnamon and nutmeg on my hot oatmeal cereal.…

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