Lemons are increasing in their popularity for use as a very good cleaning agent in the home. Whether in the form of essential oil or used freshly cut and raw, there is something about the scent of lemon that screams fresh and clean. The oil of the lemon, which is very abundant in the skin, is actually a pretty good disinfectant for the home. Lemon is versatile. There is no one way to use it in a cleaning regimen. Below is a list I have gathered for some of the best uses of lemon around the web.
Its summertime. That lovely time of year when fruit is abundant and temperatures are warm. The perfect environment for fruit flies to thrive. Pesky little critters they are. You never know how many you have until you pick up those nice, ripe, brown bananas to bake bread with and they all come flying up in your face, bothered that you have disturbed their feast. Yuk! In the midst of this fruit fly invasion you ask yourself and Google, “how do I get rid of these fruit flies?” Chances are, if you are reading this blog, you’re looking for a more natural solution than spraying your kitchen down with fruit fly Raid. Well, you know you’ve come to the right place. Continue reading →