If there’s one thing large families have, it’s laundry. There’s really no way around it, short of joining a nudist colony. I have 11 people (some of them quite tall – in case you hadn’t realized that tall people have WAY bigger laundry!), all of whom are using towels, sleeping on sheets, wearing clothes, and sometimes wetting beds (those are short people doing that, by the way – NOT the tall ones).
Over the years, I have used a lot of different laundry systems. I recently had a reader ask me how I managed to keep up with the laundry, and I started to link to THIS POST, only realize that wasn’t how we do laundry anymore. Our current system is based on the system in the link, but I found that having the girls do only the girls’ laundry and the boys do only the boys’ laundry wasn’t as efficient as I would have liked. So, this new and improved system I have dubbed: