Green Cleaning

Eco friendly cleaning – home made recipes

This week’s “Change the World Wednesday” challenge has us donning pinnys and rubber gloves and off for a spot of cleaning! As Kris, who has set the challenge, reminds us “Most household cleaners contain chemicals that are harmful to the environment.” Not only that, but they are harmful to health too. In fact, the EPA…

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Green your laundry routine

This week’s “Change the World Wednesday” challenge has us in the laundry room where it’s time to green our cleaning routine. Although I try to be as green as possible when it comes to cleaning clothes, and as you know, I’m a great fan of Ecover products, I do have a few challenges. The main…

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Are you Doing the Dirty?

A few years ago my mother’s neighbour had to call out a plumber. Her kitchen sink was blocked and dirty water was threatening to flood her kitchen floor. After an hour or so of his arm down the drain, the plumber eventually pulled out a block of what looked like concrete. It was, in fact,…

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Results of Ecover’s stain remover

You might remember I’ve been trialling Ecover’s stain remover. I found the perfect garment to put the stain remover through its paces – a white cotton t-shirt that Little Miss green had fallen over in and was covered in mud! I explained to Ecover before the trial that I had very hard water and asked…

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