• Minimalist Cleaning Supplies

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    Minimalist cleaning supplies have changed the way I clean.  Simplifying the amount of supplies we have has really helped with clutter. (This post contains affiliate links, which means I make a small commission at no extra cost to you.) Minimalist Cleaning Supplies & Storage Video: I have realized it doesn’t take a lot of cleaning supplies to keep my home clean.  The more I have stream lined my cleaning products the more I enjoy cleaning.  About a year ago I started to look for nontoxic natural cleaning supplies that are eco friendly.  This is when I found the Grove Collaborative and started my minimalist cleaning collection. Right now I am…

  • Homemade Natural Bathroom Tub Scrub

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    Lets see if a homemade natural bathroom cleaning hack will really work!  Today I am sharing a natural bathroom tub scrub.  Some of the non slip strips on the bottom of my tub started to come off.  What didn’t come off is the glue residue!  I have seen so many cleaning hacks with homemade natural cleaners on Pinterest that I thought I would try one of my own.  So here are the results of my CLEANING HACK! Take a lemon and cut it in half.  Lucky for me, my mom has a huge lemon tree!  Squeeze the lemon into a bowl.  Now add 2 table spoons of baking soda. I…

  • An Easy Eco Friendly Switch

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    As I restock products in our home I am on the hunt for everything Eco Friendly!  It is harder than it looks to find good eco non toxic products.  Here are 5 items you can switch to become more eco friendly! Just the thought of “zero waste” had me overwhelmed.  I did a lot of research on the topic and came to the realization that I would never be zero waste, or would I? Nothing happens all at once or over night.  As items need to be replaced I have sourced more eco friendly options.  Most of the waste in our home seems to happen in the kitchen and in…

  • Simple Homemade Hand Moisturizer

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    Today I am sharing how I make a simple homemade hand moisturizer.  You will only need 5 ingredients to make this simple hand cream. This post is in collaboration with two of my blogging friends Laura from Our Oily House, and Kristin from Life More Abundant.  You can find some great homemade recipes on their Blogs and YouTube channels.  (Find their recipe links at the end of this post.) This is the perfect hand cream for anyone who wants smooth soft hands.  With two young kids I find myself washing my hands a lot!  Water, soap and the repetitive washing can be super drying to our skin.  At the end of…