Tag: make your own cleaning products

What You Need to Spotlessly Speed Clean Your Home

Posted on Jan 11, 2012 by 3 Comments

Cleaning. Even though most of us don’t enjoy doing it, it’s a necessary evil. I really don’t mind the the day-to-day dusting and vacuuming, but mopping, laundry, and window cleaning makes me want to pull my hair out! There are some tricks out there to speed clean while still having your house look like you spent hours on it. I’ve told you before about FlyLady.net and how the site can help you get yourself in gear to clean and organize your home. But there are some times when you just want to hurry up and get it done! Here’s how…

Get The Right Tools

There are some tools that are going to help cut down your cleaning time by a lot.

ERASER SPONGE: Mr. Clean Eraser is a lifesaver in the kitchen, the bathroom, and on every wall in the house.

ALKA SELTZER: What? I know it sounds weird, but Read more…

How To Make Your Own Hand Sanitizer and Cleaning Products

Posted on Oct 19, 2011 by 2 Comments

For me, there is nothing more rewarding than being able to save money on things that we have to use everyday of the week. Things like food and clothing of course, but what I’m really talking about is cleaning products…those things are must haves, but can be so expensive!

Not only are they expensive, but many of them contain harsh chemicals and can be dangerous to have with three toddlers in the house. Because although I do keep them locked up, I know from experience that toddlers seem to have a way of always getting into things anyways! They’re a sneaky little bunch!

Here are three simple “recipes” for cleaning products that you use all the time. These recipes contain natural, green ingredients, are extremely effective, and really cost effective as well. Read more…