What makes a home special? Is it the furniture? The expensive fixtures in the bathroom? How about the landscaping?
While the decorating of one’s home is certainly a way to express your style – it does not make it a haven.
Recently while looking for a retreat space for a healing weekend, I visited an…Read More
Day 1: Glass and Surface Cleaner
Did you know that the overuse of bleach actually increases your risk of infection? A recent study showed that children in homes and schools where a high use of bleach exists, have higher rates of influenza and recurrent infection rates. For daily cleaning, soap and…Read More
As cliche as it may be to have a New Year’s Resolution, we at the Good Home Co believe that it is important to set achievable goals not only to better ourselves as individuals but also to improve our day-to-day living.
It would be hypocritical for us to tell our customers…
Our new Home Therapeutic line takes home care a step further to address daily health and wellness issues. Based on essential oil therapy, each “scent” is a formula based on age old remedies to help promote wellness.
As we move into Fall and cold and Flu season, I felt this would…Read More
Creating wellness in our lives is something I think we all want to achieve daily.
For me it is an effort I must pay attention to. My life seems busier than ever and without my daily practices, my health and well being suffer. I see much attention on specific concerns –…Read More
Over the years I have heard many complain about the odor of their front loading washing machine and ask if our Laundry Fragrance will remove the odor.
As luck would have it, a Good Home customer sent me this article on getting rid of odors in high efficiency washing machines.
Turns out…Read More
I am often asked what inspires me and how I came up with the idea for The Good Home Company. As most know, our logo and my main inspiration are my Grandparents in Ohio and their farmhouse.
But what most do not know is that I love to cook! More Ina…Read More
Homemade Flea Treatment for Dogs
It’s flea season, so here’s Christine’s natural, homemade treatment for fleas:
1. Mix 1/2 cup water and 1/2 cup white vinegar.
2. Pour mixture into spray bottle.
3. Spray on the dog or rinse the dog in mixture.
(Not great smelling – but white vinegar will rid your dog of fleas!)
Ahh Memorial Day! I have so many, many amazing memories of Summer BBQs spent on Grandma and Grandpa’s farm with my cousins and family.
My grandfather built a brick BBQ in the backyard that I have the fondest memories of. When this was used – we knew a feast of epic…Read More
Motherhood has been the best thing that ever happened to me. My son has opened my heart to a love so big I have no words for it.
It has also given me an understanding and appreciation of my own Mother, Grandmother, and other women who selflessly gave and helped me become…Read More