Dr. Bronner’s Pure Castile Soap

My Cleaning Cabinet

Here’s what all the housecleaning info on my blog boils down to: in this cabinet all the recipes, recommendations, ingredients and tools I've mentioned reside.

Dust Mites and Castile Soap

Dust Mites are something I don’t like to think about, especially not in the context of their residence in my house. However, just slightly below them in my grossness

Changing the Smell of Clean

To me, growing up, the smell of clean was sharp, pungent, and nose scouring. It didn’t smell like any naturally occurring substance I knew of. When I smelled it, I

Wood: Making It Shine

When I sat down to write about wood, I figured it would be a quick short post. Six pages of notes later, I realized this wasn’t the case.

I Wash my Face with Castile Soap

"Enjoy only 2 cosmetics: enough sleep and Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soap”. While there may be many things on my grandfather’s label that are rather enigmatic, this statement is as straightforward as

Testing for Water Hardness

The term “hard water” refers to the concentration of minerals dissolved in the water. “Soft water” indicates that there are very few minerals in the water. In this