Many years ago when I (Mary) started cloth diapering I hated paying $12 for a gallon of laundry detergent to wash them. I sought out recipes for homemade laundry detergent. I stumbled across many different options, but settled on this version and 4+ years later we are still using it.
*Use 1 TBSP per load of laundry, 2 if the clothes are really dirty!
Step 1: Ingredients & Tools
1 Cup Borax
1 Cup Washing Soda
1 Bar of Kirk’s Castile Soap Hypoallergenic (what Kim is trying out) or Fels Naptha (what I use)
Large bowl/dish, grater, measuring cup, mixing spoon & Storage Container