Tag: lye water

We have a floater!

I had this morning off and hoped to finish the lye water boil down.  A few hours later, including cool down, the potato floats!  The mixture did need to be transferd to a bowl with a deep enough bottom to see if it would… Continue Reading “We have a floater!”

Making lye water

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In my mind, being self sufficient includes being able to make soap; not saying that we will never buy another bar made by someone else, just saying I want to know how… from scratch.  This soap will be made from we already have on… Continue Reading “Making lye water”