My daily cleaning routine

As part of my daily cleaning routine I have been pushing a practice to shower or bath when we just wake up every morning. We usually eat breakfast after the shower. This wakes me up to carter to the day’s demands and my daily cleaning routine. Another reason for showering in the morning saves me a diaper, because then I don’t have to change my son’s dirty diaper, then waste the clean diaper after taking a shower or bath. The[Read more]

Tea tree essential oil

In this post, I talk about Tea Tree essential oil and Lemon essential oil. Tea Tree essential oil is called Melaleuca alternifolia in Latin. It is rejuvenating, cleansing, purifying and soothing. Good for the skin and promotes a clear, healthy complexion. Tea Tree essential oil is considered as a neat oil therefore, it can be used without dilution in small quantities. Tea Tree essential oil is affordable and safe when used as directed. If you don’t like the smell, I[Read more]

Lavender essential oil

As a mother, we want what is best for our children. One way to do this is by using as much natural ingredients as possible. Why not kill two birds with one stone by using a multi-functional, budget friendly Lavender essential oil which can be used for your entire household. Lavender essential oil is part of the largest oil producing family called the Lamiaceae (Labiatae) also known as the mint family. Lavender oils’ Latin name is Lavandula Angustifolia. Other Essential[Read more]

Top essential oils for green cleaning

This post concentrates on the top essential oils for green cleaning. By using essential oils, we eliminate the bad and toxic chemicals found in everyday cleaning solutions. Making blends of essential oils kills two birds with one stone. Top essential oils for green cleaning: What is green cleaning? According to Wikipedia green cleaning refers to using cleaning products with environmentally friendly ingredients and procedures which are designed to preserve human health and environmental quality. Apart from being environmentally friendly, essential[Read more]