Toilet Cleaner Shaker Idea

No one likes cleaning the toilet, and inevitably it ends up being me who does the job. To make matters easier – and to inspire the teenagers and men of the house to help – a customer suggested putting the powder into a handy little shaker at home.  All you have to do is sprinkle roughly a tablespoon into the bowl, whisk it around with the toilet brush and leave for 10 minutes to give it time …

 

 

DIY Natural Mouthwash

  This pepperminty mouthwash will fight bacteria and give you fresh breath for hours. If you’re like me you’re not fond of commercial mouthwashes (ethanol has been linked to mouth cancer) but want to keep your mouth free of germs and tasting great, give this four-ingredient recipe a try. Have a toothache or a mild infection?  Replace the peppermint essential oil with clove bud essential oil — only use one drop though, clove bud oil is …

 

 

DIY Natural Fly Off Surface Spray

Flies have multiplied around the country with the recent warm weather and we’ve had emails asking if we have any natural spray products that will stop them. Unfortunately we don’t have any sprays made up that you can buy, however, we have tested this recipe for Fly Off Surface Spray and have found it effective in keeping flies off our tables, benches and window sills. The solution is fast and easy to mix up – …

 

 

Natural Ways To Fight Flies

We don’t like to use fly spray, simply because if it’s toxic enough to knock a fly dead in seconds, you really do not want it anywhere near your children, your pets, or yourself. Even pyrethrum spray, although natural, is still a toxin. Instead of commercial sprays try one – or several – of these natural ways to fight flies. *Sprinkle peppermint essential oil liberally onto a few cotton wool balls then place into a …