• Cleaning With Essential Oils

    I have been making my own homemade household cleaners for over 15 years. Growing up I knew the house was being mopped from the distinct smell of white vinegar wafting through the air. My mother didn’t purchase a name brand floor cleaner, instead, she stuck to the basics. So once I had my own home, I too mopped with vinegar. But then I got curious. If vinegar could clean my floor what else could it do? So I started looking into how I could make my own cleaners. It made sense to learn more. At that point in my life, I had been avoiding putting chemicals on my body and in…

  • DIY homemade laundry detergent. Safe + effective. Only 3 ingredients and 5 minutes. | thislittleblogofmind.com

    3 Ingredient DIY Laundry Detergent

    Laundry detergent can be expensive. Many are full of artificial (aka toxic) fragrances and other chemicals that are harsh on the fibers of our clothes. These not-so-great ingredients are then on our bodies! Why Homemade? I use homemade laundry detergent because it’s easy, inexpensive, and I can control what is in it. I’m a busy person and I know you are too. It only takes a few minutes to make enough laundry detergent to last us months. Honestly, it’s so easy that J now makes the detergent for the house. It must be easy if he rather make laundry detergent then stop at the grocery store to pick something up!…