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  • Light, Healthy Ideas for Enjoying Your Spring Produce

    Season-over-season, spring is when some of the best produce of the year is at its peak. From carrots to onions to lettuce, spring’s harvest is as light and delicate as it is delicious. How can you make the most of your spring produce? Whether you’ve signed up for your first-ever Community Supported Agriculture or you’re […] Read More

  • Dyeing Easter Eggs the Clean Way with Vinegar

    Did you know that the tradition of painting hard-boiled eggs in Springtime actually originated before the concept of Easter? Eggs are a universal symbol of new life, and colorfully-decorated (sometimes hidden!) Easter eggs have long been a hallmark of the holiday. Many commercial Easter egg dyeing kits contain chemical coloring agents including the potentially-dangerous Orange […] Read More

  • How to Get Sports Stains Out of Your Kids’ Laundry

    Spring is the ideal time to “take to the field,” especially if you’re a kid. Whether your child plays soccer, tennis, baseball, or even croquet, getting stubborn sports stains out of their clothes can be a real bear. Add a desire to use less toxic, irritating laundry products and you may think cleaning your kids’ […] Read More

  • 8 Ways to Eat Clean this Spring with Apple Cider Vinegar

      Apple cider vinegar is having a moment. It’s the latest and greatest natural health product that’s actually been used for thousands of used for its healing, cleansing properties. Apple cider vinegar, particularly the unfiltered variety, is said to do everything from balance your glucose levels to settle your stomach to help you lose weight. […] Read More

  • Vinegar is the Secret to Laundering Your Winter Wardrobe

    Winter clothes should be warm, they should be cozy, and they should be soft. One thing they shouldn’t be? Dirty!   Laundering your winter wardrobe can feel like a real chore. Popular winter fabrics like wool and fleece require special care and handling to stay pristine year after year. Did you know that the secret […] Read More

  • Cleaning for Two: How to Deep Clean Before Your Valentine’s Date

    So you’re having your Valentine over for dinner. Good for you! You’ve bought the candles, polished the wine glasses, and you’ve picked a menu that’s impressive but easy to prepare. Don’t let all that hard work go to waste the second your date lays eyes on your grimy, untouched bathroom. It’s time to clean! Stainless […] Read More

  • Healthy Super Bowl Snacks You Can Make for a Crowd

    Super Bowl LI will take place on February 5th…are you ready? Whether you’re hosting a full-blown Super Bowl party or you’ve just got a few friends coming over to watch the big game, you need snacks! Eating is a pastime Americans take almost as seriously as football, but with so many still clinging to their […] Read More

  • 4 Nutritious, Delicious Salt-and-Vinegar Snacks

    Who isn’t looking for new ways to enjoy healthier, tastier snacks? Having a few tried-and-true snack recipes on hand is a great way to ensure you’ve always got a healthy treat up your sleeve, even once those 2 p.m. hunger pangs set in. The best news of all? These delicious salt-and-vinegar snack foods will please […] Read More

  • Clean Your Kitchen Better With the Help of Vinegar

    Your kitchen has been through the ringer these last few months…it’s about time for a deep clean! Hesitant to use harsh chemical cleaners in your kitchen where you and your kids eat? Vinegar is a natural cleaning alternative that will leave your kitchen sparkling – and smelling! – good-as-new. Here are a few ways vinegar […] Read More

  • 3 Healthy and Yummy Vinegar-Based Salad Dressing Recipes

    New year, new you! If you overdid it a little this holiday season, you’re not alone. Leading a healthier lifestyle is a perineal favorite new year’s resolution, and one of the easiest ways to get back on track is to incorporate more produce into your daily diet. The best part? Salads don’t have to be […] Read More

  • Top 10 Cleaning Tips to Start Your New Year Fresh

    It’s the New Year now, and you’ve probably made a resolution to clean a little more. But if you don’t have the cleaning supplies, what can you do? Luckily, you probably already have one of the most flexible cleaning materials in your pantry – vinegar! Here are just a few ways vinegar can help keep […] Read More

  • Creative Vinegar-Based Cocktails for Ringing in the New Year

    Although vinegar-based cocktails might seem trendy now, they’ve actually been around for over 100 years! Vinegar shrubs have long been known anecdotally as a natural digestive, and chefs and mixologists alike are just now starting to realize how delicious they are too! If you’re looking for a festive, unique drink to help you ring in […] Read More

  • The (Holiday) Party’s Over: A Cleaning Checklist

    As surely as sequins and Santa hats, holiday party season is in the air. Whether you host a Christmas cookie decorating shindig every December or have decided to hold the Chanukah Party of the Year, cleaning up is bound to be the worst part. Between guests dragging in sludgy snow, relatives dripping eggnog, and kids […] Read More

  • All Santa Wants for Christmas is…Vinegar Cookies?

    There are few holiday traditions as innocent and sweet (literally) as leaving out a plate of cookies for Old Saint Nick. Santa has a penchant for midnight snacks, apparently, but which are his favorites? Everyone knows he loves cookies, but we have a hunch these vinegar cookies will be on his Christmas list next year. […] Read More

  • 8 Ways to Clean With Apple Cider Vinegar

    Apple cider vinegar is tangy, tasty, and strong. It’s great mixed with drinks, on top of salad, or mixed with baked goods. But did you know that apple cider vinegar packs some serious cleaning punch as well? So skip on the chemicals found in many store bought cleaners and check out these eight cleaning tips […] Read More

  • Natural Fall Allergy Remedies (You Might Already Own)

    For some people, fall allergy season is even worse than spring. Ragweed is blooming all over the country causing discomfort in eyes, noses, and even skin! It’s difficult to enjoy a pumpkin spice latte when you’re sneezing too hard to drink it, after all. Natural allergy remedies are on the rise. People swear by these […] Read More

  • 4 Slow Cooker Soups for Fall

    Fall is the perfect time to dust off the crockpot. School gets busy, football games start taking over the weekends – who has time to do more than combine a few ingredients and set the slow cooker to “high?” Here are four foolproof recipes for slow cooker fall soups to feed a family, a couple, […] Read More

  • Vinegar is the Secret to a Fresher Fall Wardrobe

    Few things are more frustrating than feeling a chill in the air, pulling out some put-away fall fashions…and finding them musty, brittle, and stale. It can be difficult to keep clothes smelling and feeling clean for months on end, particularly when they’re packed away in drawers or bins during the offseason. The good news is, […] Read More

  • 11 Things To Do With Vinegar This Fall

    Do you feel it? The crispness in the air, the crunch of the leaves under your feet…fall is finally here! From trick-or-treating to tailgating, fall is the perfect time to indulge in some wholesome activities for the whole family. Why not utilize one of the most underrated pantry staples in your house this fall, vinegar, […] Read More

  • Game Mom? Take the Team Some Energizing Snacks.

    Being a game mom is tough. Not only do you have to drive the kids to practice all week, Saturday rolls around and all of a sudden you’ve got to make snacks, too? It’s easier than you think to come up with wholesome, energizing snacks for the team and the best news? You won’t have […] Read More

  • 4 Healthy, Easy Crock-Pot Recipes for Back to School

    In some households, the kids aren’t the only ones who dread heading back to school. For many parents, fall marks the beginning of early, rushed mornings and late evenings spent at practice or shopping for new supplies…who has time to think about dinner during all the commotion? Here are four simple, healthy crock pot recipes […] Read More

  • Feed a Crowd with These Foolproof Football Game-Day Recipes

    It’s 8am…the game is in ten hours and you haven’t even thought about what to make! We’ve got a handful of tried-and-true tailgate-ready recipes that will have your guests begging for the recipes. A little prep beforehand leaves you free to enjoy the matchup with your friends, not slaving over the stove. Hike, hike, hut! […] Read More

  • Cleaning Your Classroom: Tips for Teachers

    It’s that time of year again: The days are getting shorter, the to-do lists longer, and school’s coming back in session! If you’re a teacher, you know the daily struggle of keeping a clean, healthy classroom. Not only is maintaining cleanliness hard enough with a room full of curious kids, cleaning with non-toxic, safe solutions […] Read More

  • 3 Canning Recipes to Use Up Summer’s Final Fruit Harvest

    No matter where you live, summer is likely the best season for finding and enjoying delicious ripe produce. It’s hard to say goodbye to summer goodies like watermelon, apricots, and strawberries once the leaves start to turn! Canning is a time-honored way to preserve the flavors of summer for the months to come, and it’s […] Read More

  • Olympic-Level Cleanliness from…Household Vinegar?

    Sports equipment is tough to clean. It can be bulky and made up of many different materials making freshening up difficult. Whether you’ve got active kids, a sporty spouse, or are training for a race yourself, it’s important to do a deep clean of your sporting equipment at least a couple times a year and […] Read More