10 Spring Cleaning Essentials for a Solo Purge Party
Ah, spring cleaning — the golden ritual that gives our homes and lives a MAJOR post-winter pick-me-up. We know we'll feel incredible when all of the scrubbing and decluttering is done, but getting motivated to take on the task is no simple feat. Instead of feeling overwhelmed, why not turn on the tunes or your favorite Netflix rom-com, pour a drink, and enjoy yourself? These 10 tips and tricks are all you'll need to tidy like a pro in no time.
You'll obvi need some #greengoddess-approved supplies to clean with, and we love the idea of an all-natural disinfectant. With just four natural ingredients, it's a cinch to make and safe enough for family members with sensitive skin. (via A Real-Life Housewife)
For larger areas, such as the floor, you can make these natural cleaning wipes that double as Swiffer pads. The only thing standing between you and the shiniest floors you've ever seen are some colorful washcloths (the brighter, the better) and a few basic ingredients. (via Live Simply)
Don't just hang your favorite clothes on any old clothes pins. These dip-dyed cuties will give your line a little flair and make hanging laundry a touch more fun. (via Things Dee Loves)
You don't want to end your day covered in dirt and grime, so keep your outfit looking fresh with an adorable apron that'll also come in handy during cookie baking season! (via Paper & Stitch)
No lady on a mission has time for hair to get in her way. Pull it back and look haute in these watercolor headbands as you get down to business. (via Bespoke Bride)
When it's time for a yummy, afternoon snack, much on these adorable, springy AF cookies. (via Easybaked)
Nifty pieces like this are perf for getting those piles of papers off of your desk, but keeping them in plain sight. String up your favorite Polaroids or last month's Galentine's cards for a fun display. (via Fresh Crush)
No boring brooms here! You'll be able to whistle while you work thanks to this eye-popping, fabric-covered corn brush. (via Earnest Home Company)
Scrubbing just got a whole lot more stylish with some pastel, non-slip gloves.
End the day and keep spirits high with some yummy lemon drop spirits, or, as recipe author Kathy of Lemon Blossoms calls it, “sunshine in a glass." Pro tip? Sugar your rim for an extra classy touch. Is it break time yet? (via Lemon Blossoms)
Let us know what's on your spring cleaning checklist @BritandCo!
This post has been updated.
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