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Hydrogen Peroxide: practical, environmentally friendly & anti-bacterial. Ten email commandments. There have never been so many ways to get things done – or so many distractions.

Ten email commandments

This is the ultimate guide to mastering the technology that rules our lives 1. Email is your servant Corner-office people have secretaries to prevent them being interrupted. They take incoming calls and turn them into written records. First, switch off most, if not all, notifications: the blinking red light on the BlackBerry, the little icon in the corner of the screen, the automated email telling you that someone has mentioned you on Twitter.

You might make an exception for rare events: once a week or so, someone I already know will try to send a private message to me on Twitter. Your phone can prevent interruptions too: a voicemail message can politely ask people to text or email you. Daily Quick Cleaning Checklist. House-Cleaning Checklists. How to clean your house with only 1 product. When it comes to household products, whether it's toothpaste or window cleaner, I'll readily admit to being a pragmatist.

How to clean your house with only 1 product

The product has to work, first and foremost. Mrs Meyer's Clean Day. Dr. Bronner's Magic Soaps Retail Store: Sal Suds Cleaner. Green cleaning recipes. Like most people who like to cook, and even some who just like to eat, you’ve probably got stacks of cookbooks on the shelves full of awesome recipes for foods of all kinds.

Green cleaning recipes

But when you’re looking to cook up some non-edibles, things can get a little trickier. We’ve gathered up some of the best green cleaning recipes out there to clean and conquer almost anything life can throw at you. These recipes will help you save money on commercial products, personalize the smell of your cleaners, and insure that you don’t harm your family with unhealthy chemicals.

Nontoxic green cleaning kit: If you’re ready to take the plunge and prepare a whole slew of green cleaners, here are some step-by-step instructions using a short list of simple ingredients. The products you can make from one easy shopping list include bathroom scrub, window cleaner, oven cleaner, all-purpose cleaning spray, furniture polish, deodorizer and mold killer. Have other ideas for green cleaning recipes? Finely Ground: The Best Way to Clean Your Bathtub. Period.

Finely Ground: The Best Way to Clean Your Bathtub.

3 Ways to Clean Your Oven Without Chemicals. Homemade Dishwasher pellets. The following Content was Provided by www.Budget101.com "Digging yourself out of debt, when all you have is a spoon" Recently I started noticing how much money I was spending on dishwasher detergent, especially the pods or pellets.

Homemade Dishwasher pellets

Brand-name pellets ranged from a low of 2.98 to 6.29 for 20 pellets on a recent visit to the grocery store. That's when I decided to make my own. Materials and supplies: 2-gallon bucket measuring cup spoon large glass mixing bowl tablespoon 3 - 16 cube plastic ice cube trays. S Guide to Healthy Cleaning. Jeff Campbell Clean Team’s Eco Friendly Household Cleaning Products. Make your own Laundry Detergent. The following Content was Provided by www.Budget101.com "Digging yourself out of debt, when all you have is a spoon" Here is an amazingly simple Do It Yourself detergent that doesn't leave any residue on clothing, gets nearly every stain known to man out the first time around and smells clean and fresh- oh and did I mention that it costs about $1.76 for 128 loads of laundry?

Make your own Laundry Detergent

Since our teen son started working at a fast food restaurant, this has become our most-loved detergent recipe. His clothing was so saturated with heavy french fry and onion ring grease scent that even washing them in TIDE didn't take out the horrendous smell. I whipped up a half gallon of this detergent and washed his clothes while he was at school- he thought I'd gotten a new shirt from his boss at work! First time EVER that ALL of the smell finally came out of his clothes, without further à deux - here is my Super Laundry Sauce recipe! Homemade laundry detergent. There are a number of reasons to take the plunge and try your hand at homemade laundry detergent.

Homemade laundry detergent

You just finished your bottle of store bought detergent, there’s a fierce snowstorm raging outside, your baby just spit up, and you happen to have a box of borax lying around.A chatty friend is dropping by and you want him or her to spread the word that your green efforts go beyond recycling newspapers and beer bottles.There’s only one 20 dollar bill left in your wallet and you’d rather save it for a rainy day than blow it on laundry detergent. Whatever the reason, making your own batch of laundry detergent is light on the wallet, gentle on clothing, and great for the environment. A typical batch of homemade laundry detergent using the recipes below will cost approximately three dollars, less than half of the leading national brand. Here’s the breakdown of the ingredients in homemade laundry detergent and their function: Powdered Laundry Detergent. 3 easy homemade fabric softener recipes. It is my ultimate goal to make, from scratch, any and every cleaning product that I use.

3 easy homemade fabric softener recipes

And so far I’m almost there! I make all my kitchen and bathroom cleansers from various combinations of baking soda, vinegar, lemon juice, borax, washing soda, and castile soap. I already make my own laundry soap, but one thing I hadn’t yet found a recipe for was homemade fabric softener. Body Pack - Norwex. Ingredient Standards. Norwex believes that every home should be a safe haven.

Ingredient Standards

That’s why we constantly strive to bring you the most effective household cleaning and personal care products while radically reducing the use of chemicals in your home. Not only do our Norwex Microfiber products reduce chemicals used in cleaning, but our other household cleaning products do, too. These products contain ingredients derived from natural botanicals instead of harsh chemicals, and many attain their incredible cleaning power from enzyme-based formulas. In addition, many of our skin care products are certified by such highly regarded agencies as Ecocert, EcoGruppo and NaTrue, which ensure that ingredients are derived from renewable resources and that products are manufactured using environmentally friendly processes.

Silver in Microfiber Cloths: 5 Things You Should Know About Norwex Antibac Microfiber. FoodReference.com - Everything about Food: Articles & Trivia to Festivals & Recipes. Best of homemade food gifts. A couple of weeks ago I gave you my recipe for pumpkin bread.

Best of homemade food gifts

The recipe makes six small loaves, and it's an easy, inexpensive, homemade holiday food gift that never goes uneaten. If you're running out of time to spend hours at the mall and running out of money for expensive gifts, homemade food gifts can be the answer to your problems. A half hour at the grocery store and a few hours spent in your warm kitchen with your family can yield gifts for teachers, co-workers, crossing guards, neighbors - all those people you want to give a little remembrance to. Food Particles Photo Album. An Organic Wife. Wellness Mama - Health, Nutrition, Recipes, Natural Living, Fitness. Link Love - Hip Girl's Guide to Homemaking. Hip Girl's Guide to Homemaking - Hip Girl's Guide to Homemaking.