How to make home made washing powder. This will not only save you money, it’s also MUCH better for your skin: (Thank you Rinel for the recipe)
Take a 10 litre bucket
Grate 1 bar of pink (tropical) Sunlight soap into it
Add 2 litres of boiling water and mix until dissolved
Add 2 cups of your favourite washing powder and mix
Add 2 cups of washing soda (You can get this at any chain shop)
Add another 2 litres of water and mix again
Add 2 cups of baking soda and mix
Fill the bucket further with water and mix
You can add 40 drops of any essential oil you would like to the mixture
Leave to stand and mix a few times during the day until it has cooled down.
Use 1 scoop (125ml) per load of washing.