Salt, Lemons, Vinegar, and Baking Soda
The 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 su...more
Paperback, 208 pages
Published September 18th 2009 by Metro Books
(first published 2009)
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Plenty of interesting stuff. Some I've tried, & mostly it worked; some I haven't (yet). I did switch to mostly using vinegar for cleaning non-wood surfaces & I've found there's been a huge difference in *ME* afterward -- fewer headaches, skin doesn't feel as tight & itchy afterward. So there's that. If you're looking for more "green" or common-household-pantry-items solutions, this is definitely a great place to start.
Shea Zukowski is an editor and writer specializing in earth-friendly information and natural living. A former senior editor for Rodale Books, she spent years seeking out the best advice related to cooking, health, nutrition, and pets. She lives in the blissfully quiet town of Emmaus, Pennsylvania, with her husband and two sons.More about Shea Zukowski...