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Plus Recipe for DIY Garbage Pail Pods : Simply Earth Essential Oil Subscription Box Review

General, Green Cleaning
Simply Earth Essential Oil Subscription Box Review

Who enjoys getting mail? I know I sure do. Subscription boxes are like a fun surprise every time. Simply Earth is a monthly essential oil subscription box. Every box has a different theme and all contain 4 essential oils, recipes, and supplies to make the recipes. March’s theme was soap making and this month’s (April) theme is cleaning. All the recipes are very easy, making it kid friendly as well. I received my box free in exchange for my honest…

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Essential Oils for Cleaning

Essential Oils, Green Cleaning
DIY all purpose cleaner which essential oils to use

With natural cleansing and purifying properties, it is easy to see why essential oils would be great to use for natural cleaning. I love diffusing them to naturally scent and purify the air in my home and making homemade cleaners and sprays. Best of all, it is so easy to do. (My favorite reference for the properties of oils is either Modern Essentials Usage Guide from Aroma Tools or The Complete Book of Essential Oils and Aromatherapy by Valerie Ann…

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5 Things We Forget to Clean

Green Cleaning
Remember to Clean These 5 things

Spring is in full blast and summer is right around the corner. Have you done your spring cleaning yet? Yes? Good job! No? Well, what are your waiting for? I have a few important reminders of things in our home we tend to overlook. The five areas in our home we forget to clean that need attention more often than you would think: Bathroom rugs – They don’t have a chance to dry out well between uses which means mold and…

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