My friend, Holly sent me this -
Organic fruits and vegetables certainly cost more than their counterparts in the produce section. But, if you cannot buy organic because of your budget, you need an easy solution for washing your fruits and veggies that doesn’t cost a small fortune.
Special produce washes can be really expensive but if you are wanting to remove pesticides from your food, they can be very tempting. Honestly, these products are just not necessary. All you really need is a vinegar solution. Cook’s Illustrated tested and found that vinegar kills about 98 percent of bacteria – including salmonella – on the surface of fresh fruits and vegetables.
Instead of spending a chunk of your grocery budget on chemical solutions, try these four, frugal ideas for washing your produce.
Click Here to go to Penny's website to read the entire article. Super DIY ideas...