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All-Purpose Cleaner 1/2 C. vinegar* (a great disinfectant) 1 tsp. borax (add water softening properties) 1 tsp. liquid soap (use castille or dish detergent) 2 tsp. baking soda (add disinfecting and odor removing) 15 drops Tea Tree essential oil (a great antibacterial-antimicrobial oil) (Or use your favorite essential oil) warm water

Daily Shower Spray Ingredients: 1/2 cup witch hazel 1 1/2 cups of water 1/4 teaspoon of dish soap 20 drops of essential oils (I used lemon because that's all I had, but it is good for killing germs and disinfecting surfaces)

Homemade deodorant, that lasts all day - 3 TBSP coconut oil - 2 TBSP beeswax - 2 TBSP baking soda - 2 TBSP arrowroot - 1/8 tsp tea tree essential oil - 1/8 tsp lavender or rosemary essential oil - Fills one standard deodorant container (approximately 2.4 oz)

from One Good Thing by Jillee

Goodbye to Yellow Armpit Stains!

Say goodbye to yellow armpit stains! 1 tsp. Dawn, 3-4 tsp. Hydrogen Peroxide, 2 tbsp. baking soda. Mix together, rub in, and be amazed!


Floor Grease Cutter Cleaner Recipe

ONLY use this and it leaves floor spotless. (Heavy duty floor cleaner recipe: ¼ cup white vinegar 1 tablespoon liquid dish soap ¼ cup baking soda 2 gallons tap water, very warm.) It leaves everything smelling amazing.

DIY: ALL-PURPOSE CLEANER ~spray bottle ~1 c. white vinegar ~2 T. Dr. Bronner's unscented castile soap ~4-6 drops essential oil (grapefruit and lavender are two of my favorites) ~Fill the rest of the spray bottle with warm water.

from DIY & Crafts

Top 10 Most Creative Household Uses for Borax

Top 10 Most Creative Household Uses for Borax - THE Best floor cleaner recipe! 1 teaspoon of dish detergent mixed with 1/3 cup of Borax, 1 tablespoon of ammonia and a gallon of hot water makes a wonderful floor cleaner....

Air Freshener: Mix a couple of drops of essential oil with 1 TBSP of baking soda. Pour mix into spray bottle, add water & shake well to mix. **Must add oil to baking soda first then add water**