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The Amazing Green Cleaner You Probably Don’t Use

Any half-decent chef or baker most likely has a jar of it stashed somewhere, something that they bought long ago, for that one project that one time, and then ignored forevermore. And the name may rin…

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4 Ways to Tell If Cleaning Products Are Actually Safe

One of the major areas where health has become a concern is that of cleaning products. After all, what’s the point of fighting germs if the chemicals in the products can cause just as much harm if not…

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How to Use Soap Nuts + A Soap Nuts Quiz

Have you been as curious about soap nuts as I have? I'm getting ready to take the soap nuts plunge and have been reading all about these handy, natural alternatives to chemical detergents. Take the so…

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7 Common Kitchen Toxins and How to Avoid Them

If you're a regular reader here, chances are you do your best to avoid harmful chemicals and stock your kitchen with healthy, whole foods. Still, even with the best intentions we sometimes let commo…

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18 DIY Tips for a Healthier Home

Green cleaning is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to DIY tips that save money and make your home healthier for your and your family. The list below has lots of green cleaning recipes, sur…

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10 Creative Lemon Peel Uses

A squeeze of lemon in your water. A bit of lemon juice to finish a pot of beans. Lemons are endlessly useful in cooking, and it feels so wasteful to just toss those peels into the compost or trash. Ne…

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The Secrets to Naturally Cleaning Your Wood Floors

Wood floors, in particular hardwood, are all the rage in home décor these days. Their stunningly handsome appearance and hypo-allergenic  nature make them a sought-after choice for every room of the h…

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50 DIY Ideas for Natural and Green Cleaning

Are you getting ready to do some spring cleaning? Check out these 50 DIY ideas for natural and green cleaning! At Crafting a Green World we recently hosted a Spring Cleaning Week, and to wrap up the…

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10 DIY Green Cleaning Recipes

The first day of spring is coming up in just a week and a half, and that means it's time to start thinking about spring cleaning! Instead of harsh store-bought cleaners, try some of these DIY green cl…

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15 Amazing Uses for Potatoes

You eat them mashed, baked, and sometimes even fried, but did you know that potatoes can do more than just fill you up? Check out these surprising uses for potatoes! The surprising uses for potatoe…

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