Is Your Kitchen Toxic?

Is Your Kitchen Toxic? | Foodal.com

Did you know that cleansers can make you just as sick as improper hygiene? Read our tips to reduce chemicals and bacteria in your kitchen for better health.

The Tale of the Lazy Cleaner

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We occasionally link to goods offered by vendors to help the reader find relevant products. Some of these may be affiliate based, meaning we earn small commissions (at no additional cost to you) if items are purchased. Here is more about what we do. Do you like living in a clean home, but hate having to …

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The Natural Cleaning Power of Lemon

Lemon as a cleanser | Foodal.com

Household cleaners of one variety or another always seem to find their way onto the weekly grocery list. Unfortunately, they are expensive and sometime have unnecessary chemicals. Not long ago, I came across a shop in Chicago that specialized in natural cleansing products for the home, and after perusing the shelves found an all-purpose citrus …

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Kitchen Spring Cleaning Tips

Spring Cleaning in the Kitchen | Foodal.com

Spring is definitely on its way. Despite temperatures in the teens last week and forecast again for next week, it was a balmy 69°F today – delicious! Thoughts of spring crocuses, wicker porch furniture, and even thorough spring-cleanings begin to surface. Don’t forget the kitchen! Here are some hints to get your kitchen ready for …

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Tips to Minimize Dish Cleaning During the Holidays

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Dinner is over, and your guests leave the table with smiles on their faces. But who is going to deal with the dishes after they leave? Check out our tips for cutting down on the mountains of plates, silverware, and cookware that tend to pile up on the holidays, and how to share dish duty to cut your time spent scrubbing in half. Read more on Foodal.