Jeannie decided we need to make better use of our chalkboard in the knitting room, so she took to Pinterest for ideas to clean the chalk shadows off the board.

cola sponge

This is what they had for her: cola. But being an adventurous sort, she decided to try it.

Jeannie

And it worked! Cola cleaned the chalkboard! It didn't leave a residue, and it took off all of the chalk residue! She was careful to use just a very little bit: it seems like the less the better.

chalkboard