Castile Soap: A Safe, Affordable Solution for a Toxin-Free Home

Castile soap originated in Castile, Spain. Castile soap traditionally was made with olive oil and animal fat. Today there are many variations. You can find Castile soap as a solid or a liquid and made from vegetable oils like palm, coconut. hemp, jojoba and olive. Castile soap is a great cleaning product to use as it usually contains only vegetable …

The Cleaning Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar

Due to its antimicrobial properties, Apple Cider Vinegar is a fantastic cleaning agent. Raw, unfiltered vinegar contains all the bacteria fighting benefits that most commercial vinegars lack. First, make sure you have a Raw Apple Cider Vinegar with “The Mother” in it. The Mother is a cloudy substance you’ll notice inside of it. We prefer Bragg Organic ACV as we …

Apple Cider Vinegar— A Natural Tonic

Apple Cider Vinegar has been historically used for centuries. Perhaps beginning around 400 B.C. when Hippocrates, the Father of Medicine used it as a cleansing and healing agent. It is important to know that not all Apple Cider Vinegar is equal. We use Bragg Organic Apple Cider Vinegar which you can usually find at any grocer or online at Amazon …

Apple Cider Vinegar– A Weight Loss Miracle? Fact or Fiction.

Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV) has gotten a lot of attention in the world of weight loss. In my research I read story upon story that had me wondering just what ACV can do for our health. The ACV we are referring to is the version that is raw, unpasteurized and contains “the mother”. Not all of the products out there …

Vinegar– Friend or Foe?

Vinegar is a common household staple used for everything from a laundry booster to a condiment to a pickling agent. So what is vinegar exactly? If you’ve ever tasted vinegar, you know it as a sour-tasting liquid. It is comprised mainly of acetic acid and water. It’s made by fermenting alcoholic liquids such as wine, cider or beer which produces …