Hearth and Home
Wheel of the Year
Pagan Parent and Child
Recipes for Air Fresheners & Laundry
Air Freshener Spray
Fabric/Laundry Product Recipes
1 cup hydrogen peroxide
1/4 cup lemon or grapefruit juice
12 cups of water
Store in a labeled plastic jug. Add 2 cups per load.
1 part cream of tartar
3 parts water
Use to whiten white linen or cotton.
1/2 c. Hydrogen peroxide
1/2 c. baking soda
1c. hot water
MIX TOGETHER AND APPLY TO STAINS, OR ADD TO MASHINE AND WASH AS USUAL.
Pre-Wash Stain Spray
1/2 cup white vinegar
1/4 cup baking soda
2 Tablespoons ammonia
3 cups of water
Stir together and fill a labeled spray bottle. Spray on heavily soiled spots just before washing (test a hidden spot for colorfastness first.)
3 C. soybean oil
1 1/2 C. turpentine
Mix and paint on outer surface. Allow to dry.
NOTE: USE ONLY ON OUTDOOR-TYPE ARTICLES SUCH AS CANVAS TENTS AND BAGS.
1 oz. water glass (sodium silicate)
9 oz. water
Mix well. Wash and rinse article completely before applying this solution. Soak fabric in solution. Hang up to dry.
CAUTION: Water glass is caustic to skin and toxic upon ingestion. Wear gloves and handle carefully. As always, keep water glass away from children.