Natural Cleaning Wipes

Everyone knows how much I love to clean and I really try to clean with natural ingredients in my home. I decided to make a batch of natural wipes for quick cleaning on my countertops and bathrooms.I recently did the #unleashclean event (click here to see a video from the day) with Viva brand and the Boys and Girls club of Greater Ventura and was given some Viva Vantage towels. I thought they would work great for this DIY because they work like a cloth but are incredibly resilient and durable for tough grime. Here’s how I made them.


What you will need

  • 1 roll of paper towel
  • 1 sealable jar
  • ¾ cup of vinegar
  • ¼ cup of water
  • ¼ cup of rubbing alcohol
  • 1 tbsp dish soap
  • 15-20 drops of essential oil ( I used 10 drops of lemon and 10 drops of lavender)

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Start by cutting a high quality, extremely durable paper towel in half (I used Viva Vantage towels).

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Next, combine the vinegar, water, dish soap, rubbing alcohol and essential oils together. Mix well.

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Place the cut paper towel into the sealable jar and pour the liquid ingredients all over the paper towels.

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Once the towels are saturated, remove the center cardboard piece and pull the last towel for easy access to the towels.

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Use these as you would other cleaning wipes to keep your home fresh and clean.