Living Spaces

Sal Suds Dilution Cheat Sheet

There is a lot of overlap here with the Castile Soap Dilutions Cheat Sheet because the products can often be interchanged. It is largely a matter of personal preference,

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.

Cleaning Microsuede

My microsuede barstools and sofa rank at the top of my very short list of ultra-durable furniture. These pieces have withstood repeated and intense scrubbings. Everything from red