This past week, our 14 year old helped make the detergent. I have been making for the past 3 years and this is only the 6th time I've made. It costs about $22 for a batch, so it is an economical and environmentally friendly way to clean our clothing.
Here are some photos from the making:
|The cheese grater, oxyclean, 3 bars fels-naptha, borax, laundry soda and baking soda|
|some of the ground borax (used cheese grater)|
|my helper finishing up the grinding|
|adding the oxyclean|
|The finished detergent ready to launder many loads of wash|