By Ingredient

Cleaning My Cutting Board

My bamboo cutting board really absorbs the smell of onions, and seems to systematically release them whenever I cut up a watermelon.  I have found this cleaning method, with lemon

Sal Suds in the Laundry

Sal Suds makes a fabulous laundry detergent.  This video shows how simple it is.  Clothes are left clean, soft, and fragrance-free.  Sal Suds is gentle enough for any washable delicates

My Favorites

If you haven’t had a chance to test the full range of Dr. Bronner’s scents, you may be missing out on your favorite. I am well aware that I have the advantage of having the complete line of products at my fingertips, but in a sense, you do too. Our webstore is available and offers […]

Cleaning From the Pantry

You’ll notice that a lot of homemade cleaning recipes call for ingredients from the pantry.  I don’t know why so many food staples do great jobs at cleaning.  Perhaps some

A Little Balm Here and There

I didn’t use the Baby Balm until my third little one was born.  Dr. Bronner’s wasn’t making it yet when Number 1 was born, and with Number 2, I just had no idea what was going on anywhere outside my nursery.  Rather gloomy days.  However, now I know! All those adorable, kissable baby chubs come at […]

Who Gave Soap a Bad Name?

Somewhere along the way in recent years, we’ve accepted the idea that soap isn’t good enough. The myth persists that only potent, synthetic antibacterial agents are legitimate cleansers and soap