Bedrooms

Carpet Cleaning Machine Recipes

Many people are concerned about the chemicals contained in commercially available carpet cleaners, while others are concerned about the cost. Money Savvy Mums have listed below an assortment of homemade carpet cleaners that we have used in our carpet cleaning machine....

Savvy Carpet Stain Remover

What You’ll Need: Spray bottle 1 teaspoon dishwashing liquid 1 tablespoon white vinegar 1 cup warm water 1 teaspoon baking soda Clean absorbent towel Clean sponge Directions: In a large bowl add the dishwashing liquid and white vinegar, then add the warm water....

Savvy Reed Diffuser Refills

  Recipe 1 Water Based Ingredients: 1/3 cup water 2 teaspoons Isopropyl Rubbing Alcohol (I got it from Woolworths) 30 drops essential oil You’ll also need: Reeds for diffuser or Bamboo Skewers (trim to remove sharp ends) Small Bottle with a small opening so the...

Furniture Polish

  This is a beautiful natural wood polish that leaves wooden furniture hydrated, protected and smelling wonderful! Ingredients ½ cup sweet almond oil ⅛ cup of grated beeswax 10-15 drops essential oil (Try lemon, lavender or rosewood) Method In a pan over hot water,...

Scented Linen Sprays

  The power of smell, a guide to aromatherapy Aromatherapy has been gaining a lot of popularity in recent years, and for good reason. Did you know that scents have the power to effect your mood? That’s right, that’s what I said, they can relieve stress,...

Saving Energy Costs in the Bedroom

  Keeping your energy bill as low as possible is as easy as doing a bit of research, and making small changes that often add up to more than you might think. Consider the following tips when thinking about ways to save energy in the bedroom. Avoid excess phone...

The power of smell, a guide to aromatherapy

  Aromatherapy has been gaining a lot of popularity in recent years, and for good reason. Did you know that scents have the power to effect your mood? That’s right, that’s what I said, they can relieve stress, relax you, and even help you get to sleep at...