only need a tablespoon per load NEVER purchase another laundry detergent brand. This has inspired me to make more homemade cleaning products :) very exciting! Laundry soap recipe - for months' worth of soap.
Use Listerine as Mosquito Spray: @ deck party bugs were awful! Man @ Party Sprayed the Lawn & Deck with Listerine, & little demons disappeared. Next time I filled a Spray Bottle & Used it whenever I saw mosquitoes. And voila! That worked!
Mom's Super Laundry Sauce-Here is an amazingly simple Do It Yourself detergent that doesn't leave any residue on clothing, gets nearly every stain known to man out the first time around and smells clean . Also try the Lavender Super Sauce & Softener.
For the Working Mom: Keep your house clean (yes, deep cleaned, even!) with one chore per day, includes a printable list. This is so doable and covers everything! Yes, I'm a "working" mom even if I do stay @ home w/ my kids!
Homemade OxyClean ~ 1 cup water, 1/2 cup hydrogen peroxide, 1/2 cup baking soda. Mix together and soak laundry in it for 20 minutes to overnight and then wash as usual. Or you can just skip the water and pour the peroxide and baking soda directly into the wash with your laundry soap and wash as usual.
Homemade Laundry Soap - Note to self: Use an 8 qt soup pot. Melt the bar soap one gal water under med-high heat. Add remaining dry soap and add water to the 8 qt level. Jan 1 Bar Fels Naptha soap grated 1 c washing soda 1 c borax 8 qts water Jan 2017
Hard Water Stains? Homemade Dishwasher Detergent that works!
Note from Pinner - this really does get the white film off water glasses. I don't know that I'll ever go back to purchasing expensive dishwashing detergent again. -If it gets the white film off, it's worth a try!