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Castile Soap for Green Cleaning

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Dr Bronners for Green Cleaning

Liquid Castile Soap is a must have in your green cleaning arsenal. I consider it a splurge item because it costs more than my Dollar Store Green Cleaning Deals but fortunately isn’t a “break the bank” type of item either. Because it comes in concentrated form, a little goes a long way. What is so great about Castile Soap you ask? It is a vegetable oil based soap that is great for cleaning. It is free of harsh chemicals and…

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Essential Oils for Cleaning

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Cleaning with Essential Oils

I am sure you have heard by now that essential oils have really great benefits. You may even have used them in a diffuser to scent the air. But did you know they have great cleaning and disinfecting properties that make them perfect to add to your homemade cleaning products? Just a few drops not only gives a fresh scent, but also those extra germ fighting powers.  Through my research, I have found that most essential oils inhibit the growth…

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5 Things We Forget to Clean

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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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Microfiber Cloths for Green Cleaning

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Green Cleaning with Microfiber Cloths

  Do you own any microfiber cloths yet? If not, you need to run and get one immediately! Microfiber cloths are a must have in your green cleaning arsenal. They are amazing and good for the environment because they allow you to clean with just water. You also get the benefit of saving money on paper towels because you launder them and reuse. They work for all types of surfaces without scratching anything. I love them for doing dishes and dusting and wiping just…

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Green Cleaning: My Journey

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My Journey to Green Clean

  Have you ever made huge, giant changes in your life overnight? No? Me neither! I will be the first to admit that moving toward a healthier lifestyle, more specifically, ​green cleaning​,​ is not an easy change. But, I can assure you, it is an important one…one you will reap the benefits of in the long run. This is something you should not only do for yourself, but also for your family! The biggest catalyst in my change started when…

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