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  • Posted in thread: What's in your canning/jarring pantry? on 01-06-2018 at 11:14 PM
    Just a water bath canner for the jams, jellies and apple sauce for me.My family hasn't pressure
    canned in almost 60 years. Long story. Some other time maybe...

  • Posted in thread: 100% coconut oil soap on 01-04-2018 at 04:41 PM
    What is your lye percentage for the salt bar??Different soap makers use different percentages
    ranging from 50% to 100% by weight of oils. In other words - if a batch of soap has 500 grams
    of coconut o...

  • Posted in thread: Legit recipe? on 01-04-2018 at 04:28 PM
    a good calculator to start with.As you have seen there are lots of different skin types and
    therefore opinions as to how much coconut oil to use and at what superfat ( lye discount).I
    wouldn't worry...

  • Posted in thread: Re-Introduction on 01-01-2018 at 04:54 PM
    ". FB is making me crazy!!!"Welcome back!Good to see you.While we don't manage to raise as much
    of our food as you and yours do we still do what we can.Great to see you back!!!

  • Posted in thread: Tips for White soap on purpose? on 12-29-2017 at 11:27 PM
    TD has a very small particle size - so it uses (bonds to) water. If I do not account for this I
    will raise the water content in my soap and thereby speed trace.Activated charcoal - same
    thing. The bla...

  • Posted in thread: Hi! I'm New Here on 12-29-2017 at 11:20 PM
    Welcome to the forum!

  • Posted in thread: Stick blender for Christmas!!! :) but there's a catch.... on 12-29-2017 at 06:14 PM
    Wait....what? They make stickblenders for FOOD???I too was shocked to find this information!The
    world just keeps getting stranger.....

  • Posted in thread: o-HI-o on 12-27-2017 at 02:42 AM

  • Posted in thread: First Forum Ever on 12-15-2017 at 04:42 PM
    Welcome to the forum.* Soap making may be addictive*And it's a lot of fun too!!

  • Posted in thread: Loaf Molds and Cutters on 12-08-2017 at 04:03 AM
    Ditto on the silicone molds and Miter box. I us a large drywall knife to cut - same problem
    with tall bars though.I'm sure one of the members with a Bud's or other wire cutter will be
    along before too...

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