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How to clean the toilet naturally

Week 20 of the living natural project takes a look at cleaning the toilet naturally.  Al Bundy and my Dad were separated at birth. Ok, so that’s not actually true. But, like Al, my Dad considers the toilet a sacred place that one should spend a disturbing amount of time in. Yep, it’s got a… Continue reading How to clean the toilet naturally

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How to clean grout naturally

Week 17 of the living natural project takes a look at removing stubborn mould from grout without the use of toxic chemicals. In week 6 I shared a natural shower cleaner that is great on soap scum and mould. It requires a good scrubbing brush, elbow grease, plus a few other items your likely to have on… Continue reading How to clean grout naturally

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How to clean an oven naturally

Week 15 of the natural living project takes a look at the dreaded oven and how to clean it….naturally. I burnt my arm once with over cleaner. True story. My gloves were too short and my arm made contact with the cleaner. It hurt, there was a welt and it scared for awhile. Not sure… Continue reading How to clean an oven naturally

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How to clean dishes naturally

Week 10 of the natural living project gets straight back into my cleaning regime and take a look at my dishwasher. I currently use Earth Choice dishwasher tablets and they perform well, are phosphate free, biodegradable, 100% recyclable packaging, packet made from 95% recycled fibre, Australian owned. This is all good, but a look at… Continue reading How to clean dishes naturally

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How to make reusable baby wipes

Week 8 of the living natural project takes a further look at wipes and hones in on the baby wipe. Guess what this is? Source: http://mobile.abc.net.au/news/2016-02-25/monster-wet-wipes-blockage-pulled-out-of-sewer-pipe/7199230 Its 750kg of wipes and sewage pulled out of a pipe in Newcastle, NSW. I pity the peeps that pulled the remaining 300kg out with buckets. I confess. I’ve… Continue reading How to make reusable baby wipes

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How to make reusable cleaning wipes

Week 7 of the living natural project takes a look at a modern day convenience that has made its way into our supermarkets and then into our kitchens, bathrooms, laundries, cars, nurseries….I’m takin’ about our handy mate ‘wipes’, aka cleaning wipes, aka baby wipes. Yep, guilty. I used them until a trip to the local… Continue reading How to make reusable cleaning wipes

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How to clean the shower naturally

Week 6 of the living natural project is part 3 of my journey to improving my cleaning regime and takes a look at my shower. More specifically, how can I remove mould, soap scum and dirt from my tiles and grout without the use of harsh chemicals.  To be honest, when I started out this… Continue reading How to clean the shower naturally