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3D Sketch Art Goillusions 6. SEO for travel sites. Botched Batches! Miller's Homemade Soap Pages: *APOLOGY* ... to those of you who have emailed me and have never heard a peep out of me... I'm sorry. I don't have as much time for personal email responses as I once did and added to that have been occasional travel, garden catch-up, church responsibilities, soapmaking and orders and more visits from children and grandchildren who have moved nearby. I just can't keep up. If you'd like to contribute your experiences and/or frustrations to this page, just send an email and I'll post it if I think it would be helpful to others or offers new information. NOTICE: If you have AOL, please be sure that if you have any sort of filter turned on, that you enter my email address as one that will be accepted before you send me the question.

For more email contributions and FAQ's your can visit the following: Is your soap giving you the blues? Posted by: Anawyn from the Latherings Forum/Used with Permission (I just love this!) Thank you for an informative web site. Hi! Goat Milk. Homemade Shampoo Soap Bars Recipe and Instructions. By David Fisher Updated December 20, 2014. So you've been making your own cold process soap and using it in your shower for a while and love it. But what about using your soap as a shampoo? Many people use their cold process soap as a shampoo bar as well. But hair is different than skin, so you need to do a few things differently in order to have the best results.

Formulating your recipe differently - both in terms of the oils chosen, but in the additives and superfat percentageUsing a vinegar or citric acid rinseKnowing that some people's hair just doesn't work well with real soap - and being o.k. with going back to a standard surfactant-based shampoo. RECIPESFirst, for the best results on your hair, there are a few changes you can make to your regular soap recipe that will help your soap work better on hair.

Continue reading below our video Play Video Here are three recipes to get you started. I list the percentages as well as the ingredients to make a 2 lb batch of soap. Cheap Umrah Pacakges from London. The Librarian’s Ultimate Guide to Coloring Programs. Wow — your response to our 12 Tips for a Killer Coloring Program in Your Library post and contest was nothing short of astounding! First things first — the 3 randomly chosen winners of our Upstart Color Craze Bookmarks and Mini Posters are: Janet Good, North Branch Summit County Library, CO Becky Woodruff, Delaware County Library System, OH Laura Harron, Columbus Village Library, NM Congratulations to our winners, and thank you to everyone who entered our contest and took the time to share your experiences and plans for future coloring programs. Your ideas ran the gamut from providing coloring supplies for your staff to helping kids keep calm during the school day with some coloring downtime.

Regardless of whether you work in a school, public or college library, you’ll find tips below to get kids, teens, and adults excited about the coloring craze! Public Library –Jana Kehn, Adult Services Librarian, Lied Scottsbluff Public Library, Nebraska School Library College Library. The Incredible Soap Nut: A Sustainable Laundry Solution - Living Echo. “Soap nuts? What are those? How are broken bits of shell supposed to get my clothes clean?” All good questions you should be asking after your first exposure to this special nut. Technically a berry, soap nuts are lauded as one of the best environmentally conscious alternatives to chemical detergents and soaps. A highly prolific tree that can grow well in degraded environments, soap nut trees are considered by some to be a viable solution to global deforestation.

Sound a little hippy-dippy crazy? Soap Nut Background Information Though there are many species of soap nut tree, the mukorossi tree berry is the most common for the American market. Environmental Positives of the Soap Nut How Do Soap Nuts Work? The pulp and skin from the soap nut contain a substance called saponin, which is a natural soap. Uses for the Soap Nut The natural saponin in soap nuts make them useful for a variety of cleaning purposes. – Laundry Laundry is the most common use for soap nuts, mainly because it is dead easy.