Our home is pretty old. Like 19th century old. So we have a lot of wood floors which are really not conducive to little ones learning to crawl and walk. So we have opted for throw rugs. We’ve got a nice mid-pile IKEA find in our living room, which is where our girls spend most… Continue reading How do you freshen your rugs?
How many of you have a can of spray potpourri in your bathroom? I’m sure most of you do. I do. I have a Yankee Candle Fresh Bamboo room spray in one and a Glade powder-scented spray. I don’t know about you, but it always seems ‘safer’ to have some kind of scented spray available.… Continue reading No More Poo!
It’s not easy to keep up with housework. Things get dirty fast and spills are inevitable. Add a few kids and it’s damn near impossible. My mother always kept an impeccable house. Raising three kids, a few nieces and nephews and later running a day care from home kept her pretty busy. But you could… Continue reading Keeping up with the house.
There’s something so satisfying about making something yourself, whether it’s a meal, a craft, or in this case, DIY cleaning products. I have some experience in this department, but since my last post have been spending a lot of time online researching. A truly fantastic resource for all things DIY is of course Pinterest. But… Continue reading Step 4: DIY Cleaning
There is no replicating that scent of “clean” that we have come to expect from the products we use to clean our homes. A DIY or alternative cleaner that is free from toxins and artificial everything is exactly that. Free from the harsh cleaning chemicals and free of artificial scent. It’s a choice that you… Continue reading Step 3: Cleaning 101
Change is never easy. Nor is it cheap. I started making small changes when I became pregnant the first time, and now that I’m home with three little ones, the time has never been more right to continue this journey to a healthier me, a healthier family, and a healthier home. I begin experimenting with… Continue reading Step 2: Artificial Scents
Welcome to, Naturally Simple, Naturally Pure! I am not a vegan, nor am I a vegetarian. I love milk, I love eggs and I love bacon. I sometimes drink soda. And yes, I have been known to stop at a drive-thru now and again. I’ve dyed my hair with a box and painted my nails… Continue reading Welcome to Naturally Simple, Naturally Pure!