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Making Soap!

Self-Reliance Skill: Making Soap
Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live

Making SoapIf you want to stay healthy post-disaster, then you need to learn how to make soap. Soap making is both an essential skill, and an easy craft to learn. Some people, however, are nervous to try making soap at home because it involves lye. Lye is a toxic, caustic substance. But with simple safety precautions, you can use lye to make Continue reading Making Soap!


Making Herbal Medicines!

How to Make Herbal Medicines!
Host: Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live”

Herbal Medicines Black-Elderberry-Fruit_62739-480x360If you suddenly had no access to a pharmacy, or if pharmacy shelves were to lay bare with no hope for resupply, what would you do for medicine when you or your family is sick?

Knowing how to make herbal medicines will be an important, life-saving, and barter-worthy skill post-disaster. Being able to make teas, tinctures, salves, steams, lotions, and powders can turn a garden, field, or garden into your own Continue reading Making Herbal Medicines!