Whether you use liquid or powdered laundry soap.. I always start the water and let it fill up at least 2 inches before adding the soap. This will keep the bottom of your washer "residue free" and ensure that you're getting the most out of the amount you add. Plus..Pouring detergent on clothing can cause fabrics to fade.
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More than 52 things to try to lose a pound (or more) a week in these two articles from Prevention Magazine. Pick one to try this week. I'm doing Phone-ercise (cleaning, doing laundry, and pacing while blabbing on the phone)
Read this today on Yahoo, & had to share. One of the most frustrating aspects of doing laundry is the number of socks that suspiciously go missing. Forget putting out an APB: Simply pin each pair together before throwing it in the machine. No sorting, no matching necessary afterward.
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