diy all purpose cleaner

3-Ingredient DIY Natural All-Purpose Cleaner with Essential Oils

When I think about the one area that I am constantly cleaning, it’s my kitchen counters. Since my kitchen spray is something I come in contact with everyday, it made sense to try a DIY all purpose cleaner as a natural alternative. At first I started buying Mrs. Meyer’s Kitchen Spray. I don’t mind it, but it still contains synthetics and I can’t guarantee the purity and potency of the essential oils that are in it.

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diy breath spray

DIY Breath Spray

How many times have you been standing there talking with someone and have been super paranoid about your coffee breath. AHH, this does happen to me because I have a slight obsession with coffee!

A lot of times we reach for chewing gum or breath mints, but do you know what is in those? SUGAR! The bulk of all breath mints are comprised of some form of sugar or sugar substitute. Then they use something called a ‘binder’ to hold it all together. A binder can be anything from gelatin (which is extracted from the skin, bones, and connective tissues of animals such as domesticated cattle, chicken, pigs, and fish) to corn syrup.

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