How to freshen towels...this really works! I now skip detergent and wash with just baking soda.

How to freshen towels...this really works! I now skip detergent and wash with just baking soda.

Great for all the pool towels this summer! Over time, towels build up detergent and fabric softener, leaving them unable to absorb as much water and smelling funky. Recharge them by washing them once with hot water and one cup vinegar, then a second time with hot water and half cup baking soda. This strips the residue and leaves them fresh and able to absorb more water again. Works like a charm! Follow me for more cool ideas!

Great for all the pool towels this summer! Over time, towels build up detergent and fabric softener, leaving them unable to absorb as much water and smelling funky. Recharge them by washing them once with hot water and one cup vinegar, then a second time with hot water and half cup baking soda. This strips the residue and leaves them fresh and able to absorb more water again. Works like a charm! Follow me for more cool ideas!

re-fluffing your towels: Wash towels with 1 cup of vinegar on hot, then wash again with 1/2 cup of baking soda on hot. Voila! Fresh & fluffy like new!

re-fluffing your towels: Wash towels with 1 cup of vinegar on hot, then wash again with 1/2 cup of baking soda on hot. Voila! Fresh & fluffy like new!

Freshen up those old towels - learn how to soften towels without fabric softener with these 5 tips. How to remove the mildew smell from towels easily.

Freshen up those old towels - learn how to soften towels without fabric softener with these 5 tips. How to remove the mildew smell from towels easily.

How to freshen towels

How to freshen towels

Use Vinegar and Baking Soda to Freshen Towels

Use Vinegar and Baking Soda to Freshen Towels

Most conventional fabric softeners and dryer sheets are not only toxic (read more here from the Environmental Working Group or EWG.com), but they also coat fibers making clothes and towels harder to clean because they build up with the fabric softener.  If you love your fabric softener and dryer sheets and love that scent that’s associated with... (read more...)

Most conventional fabric softeners and dryer sheets are not only toxic (read more here from the Environmental Working Group or EWG.com), but they also coat fibers making clothes and towels harder to clean because they build up with the fabric softener. If you love your fabric softener and dryer sheets and love that scent that’s associated with... (read more...)

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