Thursday, October 13, 2011
Aloe Baby Wash - Fabric Cleaner
1 cup of water
1/8th cup of Concentrated All-Purpose Fragrance Free with Aloe Liquid Soap
1/2 tsp of baking soda
1 tbs of vinegar
Combine in spray bottle. Spray onto fabric, scrub spot with sponge, and rinse with ...
Thursday, February 24, 2011
"One of our customers submitted these recipe's she got out of the book 'Clean House, Clean Plant' by Karen Logan. She says she has been making these for 10 years and swears by them!
Merlin's Magic Antiseptic Soap Spray
Ingredients: liquid castile soap, purified water and tea tree oil
For a 16 oz spray bottle:
Fill the bottle almost full with...
Monday, January 17, 2011
Guys- I recently read somewhere that sharing housework with your wife greatly increases your chances of… getting lucky. I decided to put that theory to the test today, and immediately after my morning exercise , snuck down to the basement to get the vacuum cleaner and got to work.
My wife was walking out the door to an...
Tuesday, October 5, 2010
SHAMPOO- WHAT IS IT?
Of course, everybody knows what shampoo is- it's that stuff you (usually) squirt out of a bottle on to your hair to get it clean! But what is it really?
Most shampoos are made of detergents (not too different than dish soap!), fragrance, colors, as well as something to give it a specific consistency or...
Monday, September 13, 2010
From the 1500’s until around WWII, most soap was “All Purpose”- the same bar of soap that was used for bathing was used for all other cleaning purposes. In order to help differentiate their products, soapmakers started making soaps with differetn raw materials, scents, etc. With the exception of detergents, all these...
Thursday, September 9, 2010
A word from Soapman- There is very little known about who actually invented Castile Soap, and when it happened. As a result, I have gathered as much historical information as I could find, taken some creative liberties, and wrote a fictional history of how Castile soap could have been first made.
Garcia and Leon Sanchez where brothers...
Thursday, August 12, 2010
In the last several years, the terms “organic” have made into the vocabulary (and advertising programs), of global culture. When you ask the average person what “organic” mean, many people’s response to organic is often limited to “organic means a product was grown without pesticides”.
What does “...
Friday, July 2, 2010
What is organic?
Organic refers to the way agricultural products—food and fiber—are grown and processed. Organic food production is based on a system of farming that maintains and replenishes soil fertility without the use of toxic and persistent pesticides and fertilizers. In the long run, organic farming techniques...