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Recipes for the Beekeeper: Making soap and candles from honey and beeswax

Beekeeping is not only a rewarding and fascinating hobby but also a great source of natural ingredients in recipes for making soap and candles. Honey and beeswax are two of the most versatile and beneficial products that can be harvested from beehives. They are not only delicious and nutritious but also have a wide range […]

Homemade Soap Recipes for the Natural Homesteader

Top view of craftswoman taking soap from silicone mold near flowers and essential oils soap making how to make soap soap recipes

When making homemade soap, it’s important to take proper safety precautions when working with lye. Wear gloves, goggles, and a long-sleeved shirt to protect your skin from splashes. Work in a well-ventilated area and keep vinegar or lemon juice on hand to neutralize any spills. What if I Don’t Want to Use Lye for Soap […]