With its penchant for knocking out food-borne bacteria such as E. coli, thyme essential oil makes a handy helper in the kitchen, where it can be used in this all-purpose blend to wipe down countertops, faucet handles and more.
• 1 gallon hot water
• 1⁄2 cup liquid castile soap
• 10 drops thyme essential oil
Combine all ingredients and pour into a spray bottle. Shake before using.