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Laundry Soap

Use about 2-3 table spoons per load Great for sensitive skin & HE washers


  • 1 box four pound twelve ounce of Borax
  • 1 box four pound of Arm & Hammer baking soda
  • 1 box Arm & Hammer super washing soda
  • 4 pounds of Oxy Clean
  • 3 bars Fels-Naptha soap or any other soap for a different scent


  • Grate the soap. Combine and package.

Homemade Lip Balm

Prep Time5 minutes
Cook Time10 minutes
Total Time15 minutes


  • 1 part beeswax  example- 1 tablespoon
  • 2 parts shea example-2 tablespoons, cocoa or mango butter 
  • 2 parts coconut oil  example-2 tablespoons
  • 20 drops of essential oil of choice I use 20+ drops of peppermint essential oil for a cooling and refreshing lip chap. or more or less to your preference


  • Put about an inch of water in the bottom of a small pan and turn on medium heat.
  • Place a small (pint size or smaller) jar in the water, being careful not to get in water inside the jar.
  • Place all ingredients except the essential oils inside the glass jar and slowly melt, making sure not to get any water in jar. I use 2 tablespoons each of the butter(s) and coconut oil and 1 tablespoons of beeswax. This fills about 18 tubes.
  • When all ingredients are melted, stir well and turn off heat, but leave jar in the water to keep warm.
  • Stir in the essential oils.
  • Use a glass dropper to quickly fill the containers. I leave the jar in the water but turn off the heat to keep the ingredients liquid while I do this.
  • The mixture will settle slightly as it cools, so I also re-top the containers after about 2 minutes as they start to harden.
  • Let sit without touching for several hours or until completely hardened.
  • Store in a cool dry place (they will last for at least a year if stored correctly).
  • 10. Enjoy!


This will make a medium firm lip chap. If you prefer a firmer and longer lasting lip chap, you can add more beeswax, up to double the recommended amount. If you prefer a smoother and more oily lip chap, you can reduce the amount of beeswax.