I have two young kids, which means it’s nearly impossible to keep my bathroom spotless.

Recently, I’ve been using this simple trick to make my toilet smell fresh in a pinch.

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All you’ll need is a bottle of essential oil. Take the top off the back of the toilet, then add a few drops of oil to the water. You can also add a little oil to the water in the toilet bowl.

What I like best about this trick is the way you can customize the scent. I use eucalyptus, but you can use whatever essential oil you’d like.

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Elissa Benzie About the author:
Elissa is a millennial wife and mom with two toddlers. She's neurotic and disorganized, she's over it and exhausted. But it's OK, that's life! Follow her on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or Instagram. 
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