Archive for January, 2009

Alice’s Wonderspray


Classes at Highlands are discussing the environmental toxins that are present in many of the all-purpose cleaners used at home and school.  The students are mass producing bottles of a safe, non-toxic all-purpose cleaner.

Alice’s Wonderspray is the recipe.  The active agent is good ole’ borax, which is found in nature and does disinfect, without harming the earth or children’s developing brains and bodies like bleach-based cleaners do.

Alice’s Wonder Spray

1/4 cup white vinegar
2 teaspoons Borax
1/4 cup liquid soap
32 oz. Hot water
20 drops of essential oil
(I am using Lavender; it is an antibiotic, antiviral, anti-fungal and

Combine all ingredients.
Chef: Lorayne Streeter, Lakewinds


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