I’ve always been kind of a simple girl, and I like to extend that simplicity into keeping my home clean. Cleaning has to be simple or I simply wouldn’t do it. You can keep your cleaning supplies to a bare minimum and use products that serve multiple purposes.
White Distilled Vinegar
My absolute favorite go-to cleaner is plain white distilled vinegar. Vinegar is an all-natural disinfectant and sanitizer, and it works miracles! There is no need to buy the fancy stuff – I buy the cheapest brand I can find, which is the Walmart store brand in my area. You can typically find it in a 1 gallon jug, and I usually buy two of them just so that I never run out. For a really great all-purpose cleaner, you only need to add a cup of vinegar to a 32-ounce spray bottle and fill the rest of the way with water.
How simple is that? Just 2 ingredients and you’ve replaced that expensive cleaner that you have been using…for a fraction of the price.. An added benefit is that white distilled vinegar is chemical-free. That’s a pretty good reason to consider the switch!
Bonus Tip: Add a few drops of your favorite essential oil either for increased cleansing power, disinfecting, or simply for the pleasant aroma. Click here for more information on my favorite brand of essential oils!Read more