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DIY Toilet Bowl Bombs

DIY Toilet Bowl Bombs

Believe it or not, it’s easy to get your bathroom sparkling clean with non-toxic ingredients that won’t break the bank. So say goodbye to toxic chemicals and hello to a refreshing citrusy toilet bo...

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DIY Citrus Fabric Sanitizer Spray

DIY Citrus Fabric Sanitizer Spray

Refresh your fabrics, rugs, sheets, and closets with this DIY sanitizing spray. The recipe, courtesy of Clean Mama’s Guide to a Healthy Home by Becky Rapinchuk, requires just four simple ingredient...

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Essential Oils for Cleaning

Essential Oils for Cleaning

There’s a reason essential oils (aka EOs) are deemed “essential.” These natural extracts have been used as medicinal healers or ceremonial tools for centuries, and their many benefits are still cel...

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Best Non-Toxic Cleaning Products, Tips, and DIY Recipes

Best Non-Toxic Cleaning Products, Tips, and DIY Recipes

We take time to ensure our food is free of preservatives, chemicals, and additives, but is it really necessary to do the same with our household cleaners? The truth is, many cleaning products on th...

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Refresh Your Kitchen With DIY Garbage Disposal Pods

Refresh Your Kitchen With DIY Garbage Disposal Pods

If you’ve ever turned on the garbage disposal switch only to be greeted by a not-so-pleasant odor coming from the kitchen sink, then we’ve got a DIY recipe to freshen things up—fast! This easy reci...

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Just in Time for Spring Cleaning: Thrive Market’s Line of Nontoxic Household Cleaning Products

Just in Time for Spring Cleaning: Thrive Market’s Line of Nontoxic Household Cleaning Products

At Thrive Market, we’re big on natural ingredients and we don’t stop at food! That’s why we created our new line of nontoxic cleaning products. Conventional sprays, soaps, and detergents often cont...

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How to Banish Fruit Flies With 2 Ingredients You Already Have in Your Kitchen

How to Banish Fruit Flies With 2 Ingredients You Already Have in Your Kitchen

Buzz buzz buzz. One lone fruit fly zooming around your head as you do the dishes is an all too common occurrence.

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Kitchen Hack: 11 Ingenious Ways to Clean With a Lemon

Kitchen Hack: 11 Ingenious Ways to Clean With a Lemon

Fresh and bright, lemon is the smell of cleanliness. Just a whiff evokes images of laundry just pulled off the clothesline, sparkling-clean glasses, and shiny buffed floors.

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An All-Natural DIY Oven Cleaner That Really Works—No Fumes, No Chemicals

An All-Natural DIY Oven Cleaner That Really Works—No Fumes, No Chemicals

If you’re anything like me, residue from last fall’s apple pie drippings might still be dried onto the bottom of the oven. To scrub it off, you have a couple of options: good old-fashioned elbow gr...

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Kitchen Hack: How to Clean Your Gas, Charcoal, or Electric Grill, Step by Step

Kitchen Hack: How to Clean Your Gas, Charcoal, or Electric Grill, Step by Step

On a summer evening, grilling seems like the perfect way to make dinner. You can enjoy the sunshine while you cook—and there’s zero cleanup.

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7 Pantry Items That Can Clean Pretty Much Anything Around the House

7 Pantry Items That Can Clean Pretty Much Anything Around the House

For generations, we've been conditioned to depend on harsh substances to clean house. As much as we've trusted bleach to disinfect and whiten just about everything, it actually can be poisonous whe...

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Tip of the Week: Got Scratched Furniture? Grab a Walnut

Tip of the Week: Got Scratched Furniture? Grab a Walnut

Rub a raw walnut on dinged wooden furniture to erase scratches in seconds.

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