Stacey Solomon shares how she cleaned her messy bathroom after beach transformation
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Stacey Solomon has shared the lengthy process for cleaning her bathroom after she turned it into a beach for her sons to play in.
On Wednesday night the Loose Women panellist took to Instagram to share with fans how to turn a bathroom into a beach for children to play in, and to be fair it was one of her few hacks that we weren’t sure we’d want to copy.
After the star had accidentally ordered a too large bag of sand for her youngest son’s sandpit, her three children Zachary, 12, Leighton, eight, and Rex, 19 months, begged for a beach and their mother obliged.
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She covered the bathroom floor in bin liners then covered it in sand, dyed the bathwater bright blue and then her kids splashed around in swim shorts.
While it looked so much fun we were wincing with anticipation at the clean up, and now the star has shared with us what it entailed.
First she swept all the sand onto the floor, then she “lifted the bin bags” and “scooped the rest up with a dust pan”.
As for draining the sand-filled bath, Stacey shared her hack for making sure that sand didn’t go down the plughole, explaining: “I put a coffee filter in the plug when I emptied it and then I used a tissue to take the sand out of the bath because I didn’t want it going down the drains”.
She then hoovered the floor, admitting to enjoying hoovering the grout, then scrubbed and mopped, before lighting a candle.
Then the 31 year old shared a snap of the spotless-looking aftermath, and in true Stacey Style it looked impeccable; you would never have known.
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Later on in the evening the star, as her son Rex napped on her chest, Stacey took the time to respond to fans who had been shocked at the temporary bathroom-beach makeover.
She wrote: "Lots of Whhhhyyyy? messages. Honestly I feel like my house is constantly gritty anyway no matter how often I clean so I thought what's a bit of sand in the bathroom…"
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