If you are looking to replace toxic chemicals in your home, these Homemade Dishwashing Pods are for you!
The more and more I learn about toxic free homes and how many chemicals are in the products we use daily, the more and more I want to find alternative solutions like these Homemade Dishwashing Pods! Plus, here are even MORE Natural DIY Ideas!
Not only are these SUPER easy to make, they are ALL NATURAL and free from chemicals – totally a win if you are trying to ditch the toxins! Health and wellness is an area where I’m trying to learn and grow. I understand that there are so many toxic products we use on a daily basis, but how can we possibly replace them all?! I’ve learned that even small changes can make a big difference.
Homemade Dishwashing Pods
Combine all ingredients in a glass bowl and stir with a stainless steel spoon.
Add mixture to silicone molding trays (only fill half way) and let dry for 24-48 hours in the garage.
Store in air tight container.
Add one pod to your dirty dishes in the dish washer and run a cycle like normal – so easy!
- 1¼ Cup Super Washing Soda
- 3 Tablespoons Salt
- 45 Drops Citrus Fresh Essential Oil
- Silicone Molding Trays
- Combine all ingredients in a glass bowl and stir with a stainless steel spoon.
- Add mixture to silicone molding trays (only fill half way) and let dry for 24-48 hours in the garage.
- Store in air tight container.
- Add one pod to your dirty dishes in the dish washer and run a cycle like normal – so easy!
These are SO simple to make and can save you a lot of money. Plus, you know exactly what ingredients are being used to wash your dishes!
You can pick up many different kids of Silicone Trays at Amazon! Choose a fun design or get a simple, basic square. We only filled our molds 1/2 to the top because it was plenty to run through a load of dishes!
When it comes to using essential oils to avoid the toxins, I only use Young Living Essential Oils. These are Therapeutic Grade and 100% oil. Young Living has a seed to seal process so you know you are only getting the best oil for your health. Here is all of the information you need about the Young Living Essential Oils and many other ways you can use them. BONUS: There is a FREE Special offer going on right now! Check it out!