All Purpose Natural House Cleaner
This all purpose cleaner is great on floors, countertops, bathrooms, cabinets, tables…you name it.
1 gallon (or near) white vinegar
Peel all fruit. Discard or eat fruit! Cut the peels however you would like and throw into 1 gallon or close to glass container with lid. Pour vinegar over the top of the rinds. Mix with a wooden spoon. Air tight cover. Let sit 1 month. Strain the peels and put into spray bottles or whatever all purpose cleaning bottles you would like. Clean like mad.
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