A basic rule of thumb is to:
🍏 Inspect the contents weekly, removing anything that’s spoiled and wiping down any spills
🍓Thoroughly clean your fridge with the change of each season
Use a natural, gentle cleaning solution for your refrigerator.
Or, you can make your own by mixing 2 tablespoons of baking soda in a quart of water.
If you do use a harsher cleanser, make sure it’s food safe and doesn’t contain any strong scents that your food will absorb.
The “Perfect Clean” Fridge Guide:
🍑 Remove everything from the refrigerator (including the shelves!)
🍋 Tossing anything expired, or that you don’t need
🍇Let the shelves and bins come to room temp and wipe down the inside of your fridge with the baking soda mixture.
🍉Use a damp cloth to wipe away the cleaning solution, and then dry with a clean towel
🍏Use more of the baking soda/water solution and soak the shelves and bins
🍓Dry your shelves and bins and return everything to the refrigerator.
Voila! Your fridge will look great when you’re finished.
Are you in? Let me know in a comment below. Take a picture of your sparkling refrigerator! (Even better, take before/during/after pix and share your project with us!)
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