Thanks to my wonderful chiropractor, my neck is about 60% better. I still have some soreness in the muscles, but am FINALLY able to move my head about. So to celebrate, I decided to make some dishwasher soap. Ok, for real. I am almost out so I figured now was as good a time as any. And it literally took me 5 minutes. (sans the 10 minute tantrum my little girl had because I wouldn’t let her stir anymore because she was flinging borax all over the place. But I digress…)
Here’s the recipe:
1 Cup Borax
1 Cup Washing Soda
1/2 Cup Epsom Salts
(My husband preferred this to kosher salts because he felt it would be less corrosive to the metals in the dishwasher)
1/2 Cup Citric Acid
(you can find this in the canning aisle sometimes called “Fresh Fruit” or at a
Mix it together, put it in a container, use 1
Tbsp per load.
Add distilled white vinegar to your rinse aid drawer to remove any soap
build up or spots.
BadaBingBadaBoom. Ya gots some dishwasher soap.