Originally posted by Nan on April 23, 2006
Household Cleaner Recipes

Soft Scrub
1/2 cup baking soda
Enough liquid soap or detergent to make a frosting like consistency (see note below)

5 drops antibacterial essential oil such as tea tree oil lavender -- clove
Pour the baking soda in a bowl; slowly pour in the liquid soap or detergent, mixing, until the consistency reaches that of frosting. Dip a sponge in it, wash the surface, and rinse.