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  • March 30, 2016

    Why is Spring Cleaning a thing? And what’s the right way to do it?

    Spring cleaning usually takes place in early April People who live in warm climates have no idea why Spring Cleaning is even a thing. But in cooler regions, before the days of heating, it was too cold to open the windows so one could dust and let in clean fresh air. So when it became …

  • March 21, 2016

    My Garbage Disposal Stinks!

    My garbage disposal stinks. And, I know what you’re thinking, “it’s a garbage disposal! It isn’t supposed to smell good!” You’re right, it isn’t supposed to smell likely freshly-cut flowers but I shouldn’t be walking into my home getting hit by a wall of rotten food smell, and you shouldn’t either. But, it just seemed …

  • Avoid the toxins lurking in your home!

    December 28, 2015

    Learn How to Avoid Toxins Lurking in Your Home

    Many parents want to avoid the use of chemical cleaners, which can have nasty side effects such as endocrine disruption, respiratory problems, and skin burns. As a mom, I want to keep my home sparkling, but not at the expense of our health. Luckily, there is an alternative. These 10 natural house cleaning secrets will …

  • December 17, 2015

    8 Eco-Friendly House Cleaning Tips

    Are your household chores never ending? Can you even remember the last time you had free time? If you answered yes to either of these questions, then you are in need of some easy house cleaning tips to free up your schedule. We have come up with 8 eco-friendly house cleaning secrets that we just had …

  • December 1, 2015

    25 House Cleaning Secrets That Will Make Your Life Easier

    It’s time to clean house! Why not make it a joyous event by using house cleaning secrets that very few people know? If you dread house cleaning, there could be a good reason for it. It could be that you don’t want to put your body through another traumatic experience or be poisoned with the …

  • November 5, 2015

    It’s Time to Use Your Fine Dinnerware Without Being Scared

    I have a confession to make:  I am afraid of my china. Yes, you heard me right. It scares me to death to use those expensive place settings. So, the beautiful dishware I was so excited to get sits in my cabinet – unused…. About a year ago I looked over my shoulder to the …

  • October 29, 2015

    10 Ways To Get Your Children To Clean Up The Mess

    Oh the mess! Juice spills, toys scattered all over the floor, food dropped, crumbled and even thrown…  it’s all a part of having kids.  But, does having kids mean that your house is always a mess?  Every time you clean up one spill, it seems like another mess magically pops up in its place. It …

  • October 22, 2015

    11 Cleaning Tips and Tricks for Lazy People

    Let’s face it: cleaning isn’t for everyone. For some of us, household cleaning is more painful than pulling teeth. If you’re someone who lives by cleaning shortcuts, you’ll want to take a peek at these 11 cleaning tips and tricks for lazy people. They are perfect for anyone that wants to get the job done …

  • October 13, 2015

    Want an Easy Way to Save? Here’s 6 Alternative Uses for Dryer Sheets

    It feels good to get the most out of your products. Even items like dryer sheets can be recycled and turned into something else. These alternative uses for dryer sheets might seem crazy, but try them for yourself, they work! 1| Quiet squeaky shoes You can finally silence that squeaky pair of shoes once and …

  • October 7, 2015

    Kitchen Nightmares: Dirty Sinks, Crusted Plates, and Mile-High Dishes – OH MY!

    Dirty sinks, crusted plates, and mile-high dishes– oh my! It starts with leaving one dish go unwashed, and all of the sudden you’re looking at the Mount Everest of dishes to wash a few days later. It’s a dirty dish catastrophe that’s straight out of a nightmare. Here are some of the spookiest kitchen nightmares …

  • September 15, 2015

    Your Room by Room Fall Cleaning Checklist

    Tidying up for fall is a great way to stay organized and not feel overwhelmed! Beyond vacuuming, dusting, wiping down counter-tops and washing clothes, this is the time to deep clean some areas that are extra dirty from the summer season.   Before you start cleaning, take a quick look to see if you have …

  • September 6, 2015

    25 Quick and Easy Cleaning Tips for Working & Busy Moms

    Ahhh, the look … the feel … the joy of a clean house. What more could a busy mom ask for?  Not having to work to get it! We all want a clean house; but few of us have the time to create the neat and tidy abode of our dreams. What if it was …

  • August 18, 2015

    17 Cleaning Hacks for College Kids

    Cleaning tends to fall near the bottom of the priority list– trust me. As a current college student, I’m usually more worried about my next midterm rather than tackling that three week marinara explosion in the microwave. For us college kids, it all comes down to time and resources. Luckily, it’s possible to please your …

  • July 8, 2015

    Laundry Pods Not Dissolving? 6 Steps On How to Use Laundry Pods

    Laundry pods sometimes get a bad reputation. Issues surrounding dissolvability in different water types (soft vs. hard) and different temperatures (cold vs. warm) are enough for us to say forget it – hand over the liquid. Don’t make the switch just yet. Laundry pods are time efficient – they’re perfectly proportioned for you to throw …

  • June 30, 2015

    13 Reasons Why Eco-Friendly Cleaning Products are Worth the Money

      Are cheaper cleaners really worth potential health risks? Are the extra couple bucks saved worth possible damage on the environment? DEFINITELY not! Achieving a clean, green and happy home means not cutting corners. Eco-responsibility is worth it– whatever the price may be. Here are 13 reasons why eco-friendly cleaning products are worth the money: …

  • June 29, 2015

    7 Ways to Remove Odor from Exercise Clothes

    You’re at the end of your rope cleaning his running gear that never seems to smell fresh and clean like they used too. You’re getting ready to bid farewell to your favorite sports bras that are branded with sweat stains, no matter how many times you throw them in the wash. Don’t throw them out …

  • June 17, 2015

    How to Remove the 5 Most Common Summer Cookout Stains

    Summertime means it’s cookout season! Bring on the sun, fun, and delicious food. Things are bound to get a little messy, but it’s no problem with these quick and eco-responsible stain removal recipes. See how fast and easy it can be to remove the top 5 summer cookout stains! 1 | Ketchup Ketchup is unarguably …

  • June 16, 2015

    8 Easy Tips For Swimwear Care All Season Long

      Thank goodness it’s swimsuit season! Time to break out our favorite water wear and relax under the sun. The only thing that could put a damper on swimsuit season is worn-out swimwear; is there anything more frustrating than a swimsuit losing its perfect fit in the laundry? Make sure you know these laundry how-tos …

  • March 20, 2015

    Blossom into Spring With This Easy Cleaning Guide

      To mark the FIRST DAY OF SPRING we are excited to share our Spring Cleaning Guide! Fall and Spring Cleaning are the two largest cleaning events of the year, and we know that it can be overwhelming. That’s why we decided to share this comprehensive, easy to follow guide with all of you. From supplies, …

  • March 10, 2015

    6 Ways to Keep Your Fridge Clean and Your Food Fresh

    Organizing your fridge is easy with this great “How To” from Grab Green! It’s time to get your fridge into tip top shape.

  • January 25, 2015

    6 Easy Steps to Composting

      We’re all about eliminating waste in a safe and simple way. Composting is one way to achieve this! It’s easy to do it yourself and doesn’t have to be complicated with these 6 easy steps. The EPA says all composting requires three basic ingredients: Browns: This includes materials like dead leaves, branches, and twigs. …

  • January 25, 2015

    Learn How to Clean Your Garbage Disposal Naturally in Under 3 minutes!

    What’s that smell? Smelly garbage disposals are no joke and present a stinky challenge to even the cleanest of clean freaks. Everything we’ve cooked and disposed of for months somehow makes its way into the garbage disposal, turning it into a Smorgasbord of stinky stuff. The good news? That smell is an easy fix! Learn how to naturally clean and care for your garbage disposal and enjoy a fresh smelling sink and kitchen for months to come.