DIY Natural Stain Remover tools and ingredients

DIY Natural Stain Remover

August 14, 2019 Tara Dodrill 1

Removing stains, even tough ones, from your clothing can be accomplished naturally – avoiding exposing to your family to harsh chemicals unnecessarily. This powerful DIY natural stain remover takes only a few minutes and about […]

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How to Identify Chicory

July 26, 2019 Tara Dodrill 2

Chicory (Cichorium intybus) is probably the easiest of nearly all wild “weeds” to identify. Only daisies and dandelions might be simpler to safely identify for a novice wildcrafter. Not only are the flowers quite distinctive […]

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DIY Natural Bleach Alternative

July 22, 2019 Tara Dodrill 0

Keeping your whites white and your home thoroughly disinfected requires the use of bleach, right? Wrong. Making natural bleach alternative is quick, easy, and a whole lot easier than buying that chemical laden stuff from […]

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How To Dye Raw Wool

July 3, 2019 Tara Dodrill 0

Dyeing raw wool is a fun and simple project the whole homesteading family can enjoy doing together. You can probably dye the wool sheared from your sheep with ingredients you already have stockpiled in your […]

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DIY Homemade Deodorant Stick and Spray

June 30, 2019 Tara Dodrill 0

Natural deodorant recipes have a lot in common with commercially manufactured deodorants and antiperspirants, but it is what they don’t have that is most important. The vast majority of store-bought deodorants contain aluminum and other […]