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 […]

DIY Natural Roll-On Deodorant – Non-Toxic Recipe

DIY All Natural Deodorant - Roll On and Non-Toxic Recipe

Making your own deodorant at home is so much cheaper than store-bought natural deodorants and in my experience, it works MUCH better, too! This recipe uses beeswax, coconut oil, essential oils and arrowroot or cornstarch powder to nix the stinkiness and reduce sweating. So, I’ve had a deodorant recipe here on the blog for over […]

No-Poo Alternatives to Baking Soda – Some Recipes

My Merry Messy Life: No Poo Alternatives to Baking Soda

If you’re a die-hard no poo-er (if you think that means some bizarre practice of forced constipation, then you’re not…) that gets tired of using baking soda as shampoo because it has no poo (you miss the suds) or because your hair or scalp is starting to get dry, then this post is for YOU! […]

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 […]

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 […]

Truly’s Natural Deodorant Review

Truly's Natural Deodorant Review

I’ve been making my own deodorant for about a year now with great success, so I was excited to come across Truly’s Natural Deodorant, which is perfect for those of you who’d rather not make your own! What’s the point of using a natural deodorant? I decided to only use natural when I learned of […]

Homemade Drain Cleaner – Green and Non-Toxic

DIY Homemade Drain Cleaner

You can make your own drain cleaner using ingredients you probably already have in your pantry, with no worries about the toxic and even fatal chemicals found in drain cleaners. You just need vinegar, baking soda, and citrus fruit peels. Drain cleaners are one of the most toxic chemicals there are, in fact, they are […]

All Natural Christmas Gifts – Winter Care Gift Sampler

All Natural, Green Christmas Gift Set

Here is a sampler of some of my green, all natural recipes and ideas that you can quickly put together to create a unique, special and very functional Christmas gift! All of the items are 100% natural, organic, pure and safe for your body.  I bought these  from Amazon and stamped them with some festive […]

Chocolate Banana Muffins with Coconut Flour – Grain and Gluten-Free!

Coconut Flour Banana Chocolate Muffins - Gluten-Free!

Who doesn’t love the combination of fruit and chocolate? I sure can’t resist it and when I bought coconut flour from Tropical Traditions a while ago, I started looking up ways to use it in baking. Coconut flour is an excellent alternative to wheat flour because it is gluten-free and FULL of protein – 19.3 […]

My Favorite Homemade Green Household Cleaners with Free Printables

Homemade Green Household Cleaners with Free Printables

Back in March, I posted about the green household cleaners I’ve been making and using around the house, complete with a guide on how to get started making your own at home. Now that I’ve been using them consistently for a few months, I thought I’d pare down the list and share with you my […]