Homemade Mosquito Repellent
15 drops lavender oil
3 Tbsp of vanilla extract
10 drops of citronella oil or lemon-eucalyptus oil
1/4 Cup lemon juice
Combine above ingredients in spray bottle. Fill remainder of bottle with water, water/vodka or water/witch hazel mixture.
Spray yourself and any objects or areas you wish to keep mosquito free!
HOMEMADE FURNITURE DUSTING SPRAY
1-3/4 cups water
1/4 cup white distilled vinegar
2 teaspoons olive oil
1/4 teaspoon lemon essential oil (about 8 to 10 drops)
Combine the ingredients in a clean spray bottle of at least a 16 oz size. Shake well to mix.
To use, spray onto wooden furniture and wipe off with a soft cloth to dust and clean the surface.
I got this recipe at http://www.themakeyourownzone.com
You’ll have to keep shaking this mixture as you use it to keep the oil and water mixed together, which really isn’t a big deal. You already have the bottle in your hand to spray it, just give it a shake too!
Homemade Stain Remover (Shout)
Mix everything together and pour into a spray bottle.
Before you go to use it…if it’s been sitting for awhile, shake it up. To use: spray on stains as you normally would. Then launder as usual.
I got this recipe from: onegoodthingbyjillee.com/2011/12/homemade-shout-stain-remover.html
Fill a qt jar with orange peeling. Add white vinegar until jar is completely full. Let sit for 3-4 weeks. Strain. Dilute with water. Equal parts water to cleaner. Put into a spray bottle. I got this recipe from http://justlikemynanmade.blogspot.com/2011/05/citrus-cleaners-so-easy-and-good.html