Since we have an adventurous two and half year old, who likes to lick EVERYTHING, I have embraced more natural methods and solutions to resolving various pest invasions.
Thankfully, the internet is full of tried and true suggestions, with comments to boot.
Here is what worked for our fruit fly invasion:
We used the Apple Cider Vinegar solution featured on this blog.
For ants, we are trying a few various things, but a family member did the Powdered Sugar & Baking Soda solution featured on this blog.