Homemade laundry detergent has never been easier! And you can use it in your HE and traditional washing machines with equal success. I love a good DIY that is easy to make and saves my budget, don’t you? Well this detergent recipe is right up there with my favorites. Great smelling, easy to make and […]
Why am I sharing our laundry detergent recipe? There are many arguments for swapping to homemade laundry detergents. It could be avoiding the sodium lauryl sulphates, phosphates and other nasty chemicals, it could be related to a skin reaction/eczema or the sheer overwhelming stench of some powders. Or like me – it is cheaper! Part […]
Homemade Laundry Soap is easy to make, makes less trash and obviously uses less chemicals than commercial laundry soap. I am not a big fan of waste at all. I don’t like buying the humongous bottles of laundry soap that are full of chemicals to wash my family’s laundry. And, with 5 people, I do […]
I ventured into the world of making my own laundry detergent a few months ago when I realized that the cost of commercially available soap couldn’t compare to the cost savings of making my own. Homemade laundry detergent can be made for pennies compared to commercially produced detergent. I also liked the idea of eliminating […]
How I grow soapwort and how I use it to make a liquid laundry detergent.
Most often when I tell people I do my laundry with soap nuts they ask “What are soap nuts?” And that’s an excellent question, because they aren’t very well known yet, even though they are amazing. Soap nuts are not actually nuts, but they are a berry that grows on a tree from the Sapindus […]