DIY Glass and Window Cleaner

November 15, 2019 Tara Dodrill 0

Cleaning your glass and windows and being left with a streak free shine does not require the use of costly and possibly harmful, store-bought glass cleaners. Removing grit and grime from glass, and leaving the […]

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DIY Carpet Stain Spray Recipe

October 28, 2019 Tara Dodrill 0

Not only can you freshen and deodorize your carpets and upholstery with DIY recipes, you can remove stains from your carpets naturally, as well. I would be shocked if you did not have all the […]

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DIY Baking Soda Carpet Freshener

October 10, 2019 Tara Dodrill 0

DIY carpet freshener recipes get rid of odors naturally, without exposing your family and pets to potentially dangerous chemicals. Wall-to-wall carpeting in homes is becoming less commonplace, but throw rugs, sectional rugs, and pet beds […]

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DIY Natural Carpet Cleaner

September 25, 2019 Tara Dodrill 0

DIY carpet cleaners can remove dirt, grime, blood, food, and drink stains from your carpets and rugs without exposing your loved ones to potentially harmful chemicals. This natural carpet cleaner recipe is so mild that […]

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DIY Natural Oven Cleaner Recipes

September 5, 2019 Tara Dodrill 0

Cleaning the oven and preventing the build up of bacteria causing old food absolutely does not require the use of caustic chemicals. The automatic cleaning features on many modern ovens can help prevent grime from […]

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DIY Natural Stain Remover

August 14, 2019 Tara Dodrill 1

Removing stains, even tough ones, from your clothing can be accomplished naturally – avoiding exposing to your family to harsh chemicals unnecessarily. This powerful DIY natural stain remover takes only a few minutes and about […]

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DIY Natural Bleach Alternative

July 22, 2019 Tara Dodrill 0

Keeping your whites white and your home thoroughly disinfected requires the use of bleach, right? Wrong. Making natural bleach alternative is quick, easy, and a whole lot easier than buying that chemical laden stuff from […]

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DIY Natural Disinfectant Wipes

June 11, 2019 Tara Dodrill 2

Keeping our homesteaders as germ-free as possible helps prevent illness from emerging and spreading. When there is a mess or raw meat and eggs residue in the kitchen, we sometimes feel that plain old soap […]

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DIY Natural Fabric Softener

May 28, 2019 Tara Dodrill 1

DIY natural fabric softener keeps your clothing, towels, and blankets both feeling soft and smelling fresh. Commercially manufactured fabric softeners, even some “organic” ones, are comprised of potentially harmful chemicals. Fabric softeners not only keep […]

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How to Easily Clean a Cast Iron Skillet

July 9, 2018 Linda Wilson 2

While cast iron might seem out of place in today’s modern kitchens, it’s a homestead staple and a must have for any homestead cook. It’s relatively inexpensive and practically indestructible. You can cook nearly anything […]