Lemon & Rosemary Deodorizer

Recipe: Natural†Deodorizer From: Toni Okamoto at†Plant Based on a Budget

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At some point I saw something similar on Pinterest and Iím not sure †why I didnít save it, but I was inspired to attempt recreating after arriving to a stinky home (due to compost) after a weekend away. I picked some lemons off the tree and rosemary from my front yard, making this my cheapest recipe on our blog. I was also most excited that this mixture made my house smell like deliciousness.


  • 2 lemons, sliced
  • 2 branches of rosemary
  • 4 cups water


Add all ingredients to a medium pot, bring to a boil, lower heat to a simmer and let sit until your house smells awesome. It’s very important to not let the water dry out because burned lemons and rosemary defeat the purpose of this recipe.


Frances Darcy
Frances Darcy3 years ago

sounds lovely.

Nils Anders Lunde
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Debbie Miller
Debbie Miller3 years ago

Can't wait to try this... so simple and I can tell it will be awesome!!

heather g.
heather g.3 years ago

That's much better than all the chemical ones ~ Thanks !

Monica D.
M D.3 years ago

Very nice.

'Great White' EarthBeings
'Great White' 3 years ago


Sea L.
Sea L.3 years ago

Thanks :) I like it

andrew miller
andrew miller3 years ago

will have to try that, Thanks!!

John S.
Past Member 3 years ago

Sounds simple.

Betty C.
Betty C.3 years ago

Love the simple inexpensive solutions to home needs . Thanks