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DIY Natural Wax Melt Air Fresheners

June 15, 2019 Tara Dodrill 0

Making your own natural wax melt air fresheners is easy, fun, cheap, and keeps potentially harmful artificial ingredients out of your home. Commercially manufactured wax melts are made with a paraffin wax. There is no […]

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Survival Crackers Recipe and History

June 13, 2019 Tara Dodrill 0

Doomsday crackers, or survival crackers, as they are sometimes called, were created during the Cold War era after extensive research by the federal government. These shelf stable crackers are somewhat like hardtack crackers on steroids. […]

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DIY Natural Disinfectant Wipes

June 11, 2019 Tara Dodrill 2

Keeping our homesteaders as germ-free as possible helps prevent illness from emerging and spreading. When there is a mess or raw meat and eggs residue in the kitchen, we sometimes feel that plain old soap […]

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DIY Natural Mascara

June 5, 2019 Tara Dodrill 2

Making natural mascara is perhaps the most difficult of creating your own cosmetics from ingredients that are not artificial – and possibly toxic. A lot of trial and error is involved when making anything from […]