Progress Started: Working on making my own starting with a plantain slave. Replacing most commercial products, making deodorants etc.
New Goal: Working on making my own starting with a plantain slave. Replacing most commercial products, making deodorants etc.
Progress Started: To reduce my cabinet of unnecessary, expensive and likely ineffective womanly potions by 10 bottles.
Progress Report: Made the toothpaste using this simple recipe:
3 parts coconut oil
3 parts baking soda
1 part salt
peppermint oil sparingly to taste
1st try, my teeth feel pretty clean
Goal Completed: Make toothpaste at home
Progress Started: Make toothpaste at home
New Goal: Make toothpaste at home
New Goal: Love this!
Progress Report: Can make salves from essential oils, infusions (water and oil) with fresh and dried herbs. Made own deoderant, lotion, skin care items, hair conditioner.
New Goal: Putting this here as a placeholder for the future.
This doesn't quite fit in this category, but it was the closest I could find. Learn to make most, if not all, my own household cleaning and/or beauty products. So far I have recipes for: laundry detergent, fabric softener, dishwasher soap, deodorant, and glass cleaner.
Man, someday I probably won't need my Costco membership.