Sophie shows off a natural way to freshen up the toilets in your home!


  • 1 1/3 cup Baking soda (deodorizes)
  • 1/2 cup Citric acid (removes stains)
  • 30 drops each of the following essential oils: Lemongrass, bergamot and grapefruit (this blend will kill any odor!!)
  • 3 drops of blue or green natural food coloring (just for pretty aesthetic)


  1. Mix the dry ingredients in a bowl. Add the food coloring and mix well. Place the oils in a small spray bottle with 1/2 tsp water.
  2. Spritz the mixture until it feels like slightly wet (not too wet) sand.
  3. Press into silicone cookie molds or ice cube trays. Allow the bombs to dry completely before pressing out of the molds. Store in a mason jar with a pretty label.
  4. To Use: Toss a bomb into the toilet BEFORE YOU GO (particularly #2). This way there will be zero odor.
Do It Yourself Toilet Bombs - Home & Family

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