Spring Break | Day 4: Spring Cleaning Recipes

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We cannot forget spring cleaning!  Whether you are doing a major clean out or tidying up a bit, you definitely need your cleaning products.  I’m always about using green and natural products, but at the same time I feel like they don’t work as good as the hard core stuff.  Anyway, I have tried a couple of homemade cleaning products using essential oils and they work great.  There’s more I can’t wait to try out.  With that said, below are a couple of DIY homemade recipes to make that perfect cleaning solution.  Happy Spring Cleaning!

DUSTING SPRAY

1 Cup Water

1/4 Cup White Distilled Vinegar

1/3 Tsp Fractionated Coconut Oil

10 – 15 Drops Essential Oil of Your Choice

Directions: Mix and shake in spray bottle.

NATURAL AIR FRESHENER

1/4 Cup Baking Soda

5-6 Drops of Your Favorite Essential Oil.  I recommend Lavender.

Directions: Mix in a mason jar.  Drill/Cut holes on top of lid.  Place wherever you would like.

WINDOW CLEANER

1 1/2 Cup White Vinegar

1/2 Cups Distilled Water

8 Drops of Your Favorite Essential Oil.  I recommend Grapefruit.

Directions: Mix and shake in spray bottle.

DISINFECTANT SPRAY

1/2 Cup Vodka

1/2 Cup Water

15 Drops Rosemary Essential Oil

25 Drops Wild Orange Essential Oil

15 Drops Eucalyptus Essential Oil

15 Drops of Lavender Essential Oil

Directions: Mix and shake in spray bottle.

ALL PURPOSE CLEANER

1/4 Cup White Vinegar

1 3/4 Cups Water

30 Drops of doTERRA On Guard Blend OR 15 Drops of Lavender Essential Oil & 15 Drops of Lemon Essential Oil.

Directions: Mix and shake in spray bottle.

FLOOR CLEANER

1/2 Cup White Vinegar

1/2 Cup Water

5 Drops Lemon Essential Oil

2 Drops Melaleuca Essential Oil

5 Drops Lavender Essential Oil

TOILET BOWL CLEANER

1/2 Cup Baking Soda

1/4 Cup White Vinegar

10 Drops Melaleuca Essential Oil

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Born and living in sunny Southern California. I am a wife, a mother of two wonderful boys, and a proud owner of a Labrador Retriever -- Marley. I work in the fashion industry, but during my free time I love to see what this creative world has to offer. I created this personal blog to share my ideas and passion in all beautiful things in design, fashion, beauty, etc. I have an addiction to a plethora of hobbies and interests. From traveling to DIY projects to food and so much more. I simply enjoy learning and trying out new things. I write what makes me happy and hope to give my readers something to enjoy. XoXo

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