― A few weeks ago I stumbled across a blog called Why Not Sew? Erin had a recipe listed for making your own laundry detergent. I was really excited to see her recipe because it was for a small amount only 2 gallons of homemade detergent. Most blogs have you making 5 gallons. I only had enough bottles saved to make 3-4 gallons. I was able to take her recipe for 2 gallons and turn it into 3 as recommended by Jill from One Good Thing By Jillee. ∙ I can’t tell you how excited I was to give [...].