good housekeeping books on wooden table

 

Fabric Washing Times

A lovely lady contacted us a week or so ago and asked if we would like some books that she has had since she married in 1959: The Book of Good Housekeeping and Good Housekeeping’s Cooking Compendium, both published in 1956! They’re fantastic books complete with that wonderful, much loved old book smell. We will be sharing with you some of the …

 

egg shells

 

Whiten Linen With Crushed Egg Shell

This is another gem from back in the day: To whiten linen, crush several clean egg shells (from your happy free range chickens) and place them in a calico bag that is tightly sealed. Of course, you could simply use our Natural San as a soaker then wash items in the machine and add our Bluing Powder to the final …

 

Girl hung up sheets on clothesline. On a sunny day outdoors. Strong wind blows the sheets

 

How Wendyl’s Bluing Powder Works

Tired of yellow/grey tinted white sheets?  Return those expensive Egyptian cotton sheets to their former glory along with your shirts and undies by adding our concentrated Bluing Powder to your final rinse. Made out of Premium Baking Soda and Prussian Blue pigment you’ll have whiter than white sheets in no time! The way that the bluing process works is to swap yellow pigments for …