Kitchen

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.

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

Water Conservation Tips

"Don’t let L.A. drip dry." I still remember this water conservation commercial from the '80's that showed a man turning on his bathroom faucet, and only drips came out.

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

Scum, Scum, Go Away

Let’s not pretend here. The drawback to using real soap in the bathroom is that you have to face the reality of scum. Soap scum, to be exact.