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How to make all natural cleaner and lemonade

Make All Natural Cleaner and Lemonade

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Use lemon peels and vinegar to make a natural cleaner for your home. Waste not want not Bonus!! The lemon juice from the process can be used to make lemonade. Yum! Prep Time: 30min - Cook Time: 5min

First, wash lemons then cut in half

First, wash lemons then cut in half

Then Squeeze juice into bowl by hand if juicer is unavailable. Make sure to roll the lemon while hand squeezing to get as much juice as possible

Then Squeeze juice into bowl by hand if juicer is unavailable. Make sure to roll the lemon while hand squeezing to get as much juice as possible

Mix together sugar and water in a pot and bring to a boil.

Mix together sugar and water in a pot and bring to a boil.

While waiting for sugar water to boil cut lemon peel into thin slices.

While waiting for sugar water to boil cut lemon peel into thin slices.

Pack slices loosely into jar and cover completely with White Vinegar. be careful not to over pack the jar, doing so will not allow proper fusion of juice and vinegar. Save extra peels for lemonade

Pack slices loosely into jar and cover completely with White Vinegar. be careful not to over pack the jar, doing so will not allow proper fusion of juice and vinegar. Save extra peels for lemonade

Store jars in a dark cool place, such as the cupboard, for two days up to two weeks. The longer the solution sits the stronger it will become. Agitate solution every few days by shaking jar

Store jars in a dark cool place, such as the cupboard, for two days up to two weeks. The longer the solution sits the stronger it will become. Agitate solution every few days by shaking jar

Strain seeds from juice with strainer into a another bowl. ( Save seeds and plant your own lemon tree!!! Grow Free cleaner and drinks for life! Note: Lemon seeds can not dry out before planting.)

Strain seeds from juice with strainer into a another bowl. ( Save seeds and plant your own lemon tree!!! Grow Free cleaner and drinks for life! Note: Lemon seeds can not dry out before planting.)

Once water and sugar is boiling add lemon juice and bring back to a boil. Then remove from heat and let cool.

Once water and sugar is boiling add lemon juice and bring back to a boil. Then remove from heat and let cool.

After the lemonade has reached room temp. place in container and let cool in the fridge

After the lemonade has reached room temp. place in container and let cool in the fridge

Once chilled, shake well, add ice and some lemon slices for a refreshing treat that's made by you!!

Once chilled, shake well, add ice and some lemon slices for a refreshing treat that's made by you!!

For a more tart lemonade use 6-7 lemons. For a sweeter beverage use 1 cup sugar. You can also omit the lemon peels in the glass for a milder lemonade.

For a more tart lemonade use 6-7 lemons. For a sweeter beverage use 1 cup sugar. You can also omit the lemon peels in the glass for a milder lemonade.

After sufficient time has past strain cleaning solution into bowl.

After sufficient time has past strain cleaning solution into bowl.

Use funnel to transfer solution Into new or clean spray bottle.

Use funnel to transfer solution Into new or clean spray bottle.

Add same amount of water as there is solution. So 1 part solution and 1 part water.

Add same amount of water as there is solution. So 1 part solution and 1 part water.

Label your bottle any way you like! I used paint pens here. You can also dilute solution further to make an excellent glass cleaner!

Label your bottle any way you like! I used paint pens here. You can also dilute solution further to make an excellent glass cleaner!

You now have a safe, non toxic, effective household cleaner that's also a disinfectant and you get yummy lemonade for around $4!!

Use of this cleaner is not recommended for: hardwood floors or granite/ marble countertops. The acidity is too strong for these materials. It will also coagulate egg spills making them hard to clean

Use of this cleaner is not recommended for: hardwood floors or granite/ marble countertops. The acidity is too strong for these materials. It will also coagulate egg spills making them hard to clean

Enjoy your clean home and happy tummy! Thanks for looking. Stay classy!

  • 4.0 Lemons
  • 32.0oz White distilled vinegar
  • 5.0c Water
  • 1/2c Sugar (perferably raw cane sugar)
  • A large jar or 2 meduim recycled sauce jars
  • 1.0 Empty spray bottle (new or clean in dish washer)
  • 1.0 Empty container for lemonade
  • 1.0 Pot
  • 2.0 glasses or bowls
  • Cutting board and knife
  • 1.0 Strainer
  • 1.0 Juicer (optional)