Eat. Home. Live.

In depth ramblings about cooking, homekeeping, and whatever else I decide to write about.

Category Archives: Greener Cleaning

Round-Up: Natural Cleaning Series

Revisit my four part natural cleaning series: Reviews of commercially available natural cleaning products: http://www.eathomelive.com/2011/01/natural-cleaning-natural-commercial.html The science behind baking soda: http://www.eathomelive.com/2011/01/natural-cleaning-science-behind-baking.html The science behind Borax http://www.eathomelive.com/2011/01/natural-cleaning-science-behind-borax.html The science behind vinegar:http://www.eathomelive.com/2011/01/natural-cleaning-science-behind-vinegar.html

December 29, 2011 · Leave a comment

Natural Cleaning- Favorite Natural Commercial Cleaning Products

This is the final installment in my natural cleaning series. In the first three installments, I explored single ingredients such as Borax, vinegar, and baking soda. These three ingredients can … Continue reading

January 21, 2011 · 1 Comment

Sharing- How to Clean Your Toilet

One of my favorite blogs, Apartment Therapy, has a nice primer on how to properly clean your toilet. I thought it would be fitting to share it since Eat. Home. … Continue reading

January 20, 2011 · Leave a comment

Natural Cleaning- The Science Behind Baking Soda

Welcome to part III of my natural cleaning series. Today’s natural cleaning wonder is baking soda. Baking soda is made from soda ash, which is a naturally occurring substance. Baking soda makes … Continue reading

January 20, 2011 · Leave a comment

Natural Cleaning-The Science Behind Borax

I know that many people feel like natural cleaning supplies aren’t as good. Some people may wonder if they even work at all. I decided that I would explore the … Continue reading

January 13, 2011 · Leave a comment

It’s Dawn Again- Dawn as a Multi-Purpose Cleaner???

Okay, so the other day I mentioned that I have read in several places that Dawn dish liquid (just the plain original blue stuff) is great for cleaning showers and tubs b/c … Continue reading

January 12, 2011 · Leave a comment

Quick Bathroom Clean-Up

I have a process that makes for a quick and earth friendly cleaning of the bathroom. Just follow these steps and your humble commode will be clean in a flash: … Continue reading

January 10, 2011 · 2 Comments

Simplified Kitchen Cleaning

Cleaning your kitchen doesn’t have to mean using 4-5 different expensive and dangerous cleaning products. It can actually be a very simple process and only requires a couple of cleaning … Continue reading

January 4, 2011 · 1 Comment

5 Awesome Uses for Baby Wipes

Baby wipes are the unsung cleaning heroes of the American household. The are non-toxic, convenient, multi-taskers that don’t cost a lot of money. Even if you don’t have a baby … Continue reading

January 1, 2011 · 2 Comments