Green and Natural House Cleaning Recipes and Buying Guide

Green and Natural House Cleaning Recipes - All Easy and Frugal, too!

If you would like to reduce the toxins in your home, you’ve come to the right place! Here is the list of all my green and natural cleaning recipes on the blog, updated regularly. I became interested in green and non-toxic cleaning after my second son was born, when a friend lent me her copy […]

Detoxify Your Home – Week 2 Challenge of Detoxify Your Life

How To Detox Your Home and Why - Part of a Challenge to Detox Your Life

Welcome to week 2 of the 31 Days to Detoxify Your Life Challenge! Last week’s challenge was to detoxify your food, which I think we can all agree, is by far the hardest thing to change, but it is also where you will see the most improvement in your overall health. The next step is […]

Homemade Natural Fabric Stain Remover – Non-Toxic and Frugal!

My Merry Messy Life: Homemade Natural Fabric Stain Remover

A quick and easy recipe for a non-toxic stain remover for non-toxic laundry care, that’s cheaper to make than even commercial non-natural stain removers! I’ve been wanting to make a non-toxic stain remover for a while, and just finally got around to it! This will join my non-toxic and gentle laundry detergent and natural fabric softener […]

All Natural Cleaning Solutions – Hometalk

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Are you a Hometalk fan? I sure am – it is a great place to share my home-related blog posts and to get excellent ideas from others on gardening, home cleaning, projects, renovation, and design. It’s a beefed up Pinterest just for the home! I’ve started a clipboard called All Natural Cleaning Solutions that I’d […]

Homemade Toilet Bowl Cleaner Recipe – Non Toxic

My Merry Messy Life: Homemade Toilet Bowl Cleaner - Non-Toxic and Natural

A super duper easy recipe for making your own non-toxic and natural toilet bowl cleaner that really works. Bonus is that you won’t have to call poison control when your cute little toddler decides it might be a tasty drink! I love making my own cleaning supplies. First of all, they are WAY cheaper than […]

Green & Non-Toxic Carpet Cleaning from All-Star ChemDry

Green and Non-Toxic Carpet Cleaning from All-Star Chem Dry

When we bought our house a few months ago, I knew I wanted the carpets cleaned before we moved in. I could only imagine what kind of dirt and other yummy things could be ground up in those fibers as the previous owners had pets and were a large family. Now that I’ve become educated […]

13 Cleaning and Body Care Recipes Using Essential Oils

My Merry Messy Life: 13 Ways To Use Essential Oils

I am crazy crazy crazy about using essential oils for making my own cleaning, beauty and medicinal products. They are powerful little suckers that also smell divine. Here is a roundup of most of my recipes on the blog that use essential oils, but first, we can learn what essential oils actually are and why […]

Homemade Reusable Disinfecting Wipes – All Natural

Homemade, All-Natural Disinfecting Wipes Tutorial

Making your own reusable disinfecting wipes is so easy, you’ll probably be hitting yourself for not trying it sooner, especially with my no-sew tutorial! Not only are they all-natural, they are also super cheap to make and are green since you can resuse them, reducing trash not only from the wipes themselves, but the container and packaging […]

Homemade Deodorizing Spray – Non-Toxic and Green

Homemade Deodorizing Spray

This is one deodorizing spray that smells divine – and it’s cheap and easy to make with no harsh or toxic chemicals. It’s safe for those with asthma and allergies, too! I’ve also included a free printable to tack onto your bottle so you never have to look up the recipe again. Ever thought about […]

Natural Laundry Fragrance and Softener

Natural Laundry Scent and Fragrance

A natural and green method to replace dryer sheets, fabric softener AND add some heavenly fragrance to your freshly washed clothes. And it’s so terribly easy! Once I made the switch from commercial laundry detergent to making my own green, natural detergent for a fraction of the cost, I have really missed the lovely fragrance […]