Salt, Lemons, Vinegar, and Baking Soda by Shea ZukowskiThe Fab Four: Salt, lemons, vinegar, and baking soda are the all-you-need all-stars of the home. From personal hygiene and grooming to household cleaning and gardening, this powerful quartet has a long and storied history of usefulness that is also utterly modern and of-the-moment: green, cheap, and effective. Beginning with a brief introduction to each of these amazing substances, this comprehensive book of household hints (useful indoors and out; for people and pets) offers hundreds of smart solutions for better living. One part science, one part practicality, and a dash of fun, this is the indispensable, earth-friendly reference to have on hand in any home.
15 Cleaning Tips with Baking Soda and Lemon Juice
Baking soda and lemon juice have been praised for whitening teeth, curing acne, and erasing scars. Still, others insist that combining the two is dangerous for both your teeth and skin. These studies, combined with information about the pH of both baking soda and lemon juice, suggest that each of these ingredients may have benefits on its own. However, you might want to think twice before combining them. Keep reading to learn why. This scale, which ranges from 1 to 14, refers to how acidic or basic the opposite of acidic something is. The lower the number on the pH scale, the more acidic something is.
A couple of years ago Mr Frugal and I went to Manchester to watch one of the live audition rounds New to The Diary of a Frugal Family? What more could you ask for…. Before you squeeze the lemon for cleaning your microwave, give any stainless steel taps a rub over with it. Wipe over with a cloth soaked in warm water to get rid of the stickiness and the taps will come up shiny bright and limescale free. Just change it once a week to keep it fresh. You can clean windows and mirrors by diluting a couple of tablespoons of lemon juice with water in a spray bottle.
Her area of expertise is health and fitness. She is a Bosu fitness and stand-up paddle surfing instructor. Kent holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from Washington State University. When you are creating a detox formulation, consider using baking soda, lemon juice or both to boost your detox efforts in a cleansing drink. Both ingredients are inexpensive and may, in fact, already be in your kitchen. If not, they're easily found at your local grocer.