|My Fab DIY Laundry Detergent!|
Here's the how-to:
1 (4 lb 12 oz) Box of Borax - Found in the detergent aisle
1 (3 lb 7 oz) Box of Arm & Hammer Super Washing Soda - Found in the detergent aisle
1 (3 lb) Container of OxyClean - Found in the detergent aisle.
2 (14.1 oz) Bars of Zote Soap - Found in the detergent aisle (I used pink because it smells fab! Jen says you can also use Fels Naptha)
2 (2 lb) Boxes of Arm & Hammer Baking Soda - Found in the cooking aisle (or one 4 lb box)
1-2 (55 oz) Bottle of Purex Crystals Fabric Softener- Found in the detergent aisle ( I used 2 bottles This is optional, but makes it smell fabulous!)
|Ingredients for DIY Laundry Detergent |
(Arm & Hammer Super Washing Soda not shown)
|I cut the soap into pieces that fit into the food processor.|
|Feeding the soap through the food processor.|
|I pushed the borax and baking soda |
through a strainer to remove clumps.
You really must try this - it's easy to make, and it is SO MUCH BETTER than store-bought detergent! If you make some, please post a comment. I'd love to hear how you like it!