Green Cleaning

Make Your Own Yoga Mat Cleaner Spray

by Andrea Butje on November 16, 2015

Have you ever been in a yoga studio where they have mats for you to borrow? After class, everyone who has borrowed a mat always pads on over to the bottles of yoga mat cleaner spray and towels. People who bring their own mats often use the spray cleaners, too. Sometimes everyone shares! Yoga mat […]

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Homemade Gym Equipment Cleaner Spray

by Andrea Butje on August 31, 2015

Make a homemade gym equipment cleaner with essential oils! Part of your post-workout ritual probably includes wiping down the gym equipment or yoga mat you used. This is important even if you work out alone, but especially if you’re part of a community, like a gym or yoga studio. In that case, it’s kind of […]

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How To Make a Homemade Bathroom Scrub

by Andrea Butje on August 17, 2015

A homemade bathroom scrub so safe you can mix it with your hands! I use this homemade bathroom scrub on my tub, shower walls, sinks, and anywhere that needs a good, deep scrub. It’s got an abrasive element (thanks to the baking soda) and stain-lifting power (thanks to the vinegar), and it’s so nourishing for […]

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Do you have a go-to trick to remove sticky residue? I know that some people use cooking spray (which can contain ingredients that are not natural), rubbing alcohol, or kerosene (I can almost smell the fumes now!). Then there is the ever-popular “rub it a lot with your finger and hope the residue forms balls […]

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I like to clean kitchen sponges naturally…and frequently! I’ve always been a little unsettled at the thought of all the bacteria in my kitchen sponge proliferating at rapid rates. I don’t want to wash my dishes with that! Sure, you can pop the sponge in the dishwasher or microwave, but what about between the times […]

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Aromahead’s Phone App: 72 Aromatherapy Recipes!

by Andrea Butje on December 11, 2013

Want quick access to a wide range of essential oil recipes? I created Aromahead’s Phone aromatherapy recipes app based on requests from people who bought my book, Essential Living: Aromatherapy Recipes for Health and Home. iPhone: Purchase the app! Follow the link (or buy right from the app store on your iPhone). Google: Purchase the app People emailed and asked […]

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