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!
Use Vanilla To Make Your Home Smell Amazing Perfect tip if you are going to have company over or you just want your house smelling amazing. Simply place 2 teaspoons of vanilla extract into a coffee mug and place in a 300 degree oven for 1 hour.
Live on Less - Homemade Dishwasher Detergent for $.06 a Load
frugally green: How to Make Your Own Dishwasher Detergent 2 cups of Borax 2 cups of Baking Soda 4 small packets of sugar freelemonade Kool-Aid (you can also use 4 tablespoons of citric acid--if you can find it) White Vinegar
homemade dishwasher detergent tabs (borax free) 2 cups washing soda 1 cup baking soda 1 cup citric acid cup kosher salt cup plus 2 tablespoons white distilled vinegar 1 teaspoon castile soap drops lemon essential oil
DIY Wool Dryer Balls from felted wool yarn + essential oil. What wool dryer balls do: absorb moisture from the clothes in the dryer, cutting your dryer time by help reduce static cling, soften clothes.
Laundry Detergent (dry) Zote is great for sensitive skinThe Epsom salts are for water softening or use Kosher or Sea Salt. Make sure your grated soap is fine, otherwise, the chunks will just float and not dissolve. Oxyclean is optional