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Homemade Citrus Dishwasher Detergent Tabs DIY - Borax Free

Citrus Dishwasher Detergent Tabs DIY

Up until my move to a different apartment last month, I have lived my adult life without a dishwasher. My first two places didn’t have one, and my last apartment had a terrible one that wasn’t even worth using.…

Homemade Natural Jewelry Cleaner DIY

Natural Jewelry Cleaner DIY

I remember being mesmerized by how sparkly my engagement ring was when I got it (seven years ago now). Over time of course that dies down. I’ve had it resized a couple of times, and both times it came…

Your Guide to Decoding Green Cleaner Labels

Your Guide to Decoding Green Cleaner Labels

Yesterday, June 8th, was World Oceans Day. The oceans hold about 97% of all the earth’s water, so it’s no surprise that the health of our oceans is so strongly connected to the health of our planet and us…

Homemade Honey Oatmeal Soap DIY Recipe

Homemade Honey Oatmeal Soap

I’m still intimidated by full-on soap making, so this recipe uses a melt and pour soap base which is ideal for beginners such as myself. I used a shea butter soap base, and then all I had to do…

How to Make a Deodorizing Bathroom Spray Recipe DIY

How to Make a Deodorizing Bathroom Spray

Mainstream¬†air fresheners – sprays, wicks, and electric that you can buy from most stores – have a long ingredient list filled with toxic chemicals. Just one example of these chemicals is trichlorofluoromethane. I looked into the safety of this…