SHTF Medical Skill of the Day: How to make Soap without Lye
Awesome site for making homemade soap (even how to make lye!) organic pesticides, and other great homestyle stuff.
Ana White homemaker blog. Teaching you how to make wood furniture. AND she's from Alaska!
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easy to follow tutorial from thespacebetweenbl... about how to make a wood bed frame, she used reclaimed wood for the leg posts ... so cool!
Blast from the past
Tutorial~ How to make a Rustic Bench from Wood pallets. I'd like one of these for my porch!
wood ashe uses 1. De-skunk pets. 3. Enrich compost 4. Block garden pests. 5. Melt ice. 6. Control pond algae. 7. Pump up tomatoes. loving plants, 8. Clean glass fireplace doors. A damp sponge dipped in the dust scrubs away sooty residue. 9. Make soap. Soaking ashes in water makes lye, which can be mixed with animal fat and then boiled to produce soap. Salt makes it harden as it cools. 10. Shine silver. A paste of ash and water makes a