If you’re looking for that extra way to save money, want to live a little greener or just prefer detergents without those extra dyes, check this recipe out. I started using it a little over a year ago and now its all I use. Wash your clothes in this and use distilled white vinegar for your softener and you’re set.
1/3 bar Fels-Naptha or Ivory Soap
|Me trying to stir a double batch with my whisk–
so this is why they recommend only one batch at a time.
because he was dying to use it on something.
Let soap sit for about 24 hours to gel. If desired, blend small portions at a time in a blender or food processor for a more “store-like” consistency (choosing not to blend does not change the effectiveness of this product). Store in airtight containers such as old laundry detergent jugs.
Use 1/2 c. per load as you would regular liquid laundry detergent. Makes enough for approximately 64 loads.