Store-bought fabric softener can be expensive and contains a lot of different chemicals. Lindsey Johnson at weblog Henry Happened shows you how to make a cheap, natural alternative with salt and essential oils.
Photo by Lindsey Johnson
All you need to do is add five drops of whatever your favourite essential oil is per cup of salt. It's that easy! Johnson suggests one to two tablespoons for a small load, and a quarter to half a cup for really large loads (or if you have really hard water). To read more hit the link below.