Make It From Scratch #21

Welcome to the 21st edition of Make it From Scratch. We have a nice variety of entries this week, so go enjoy, and maybe you'll be inspired to make something from scratch yourself.

Cleaning Solutions
Buying cleaning supplies can add much to your grocery budget. They also can contain many harsh chemicals that are not good for you or the environment. Luckily there are some easy green and frugal alternatives.

Deputyheadmistress shares The Common RoomM: Laundry Soap, Our Recipe a recipe for liquid laundry detergent. Posted at The Common Room.

Heather L. gives us It's all for the best: WFMW: Homemede Cleaning Solution & Recipe, an all purpose cleaner. Posted at It's all for the best.

Jimmie controls the fat and the added chemicals in store bought sausage by making her own. One Child Policy Homeschool - Sausage from Scratch posted at One Child Policy Homeschool.

Maybe Joanna could kick up Jimmie's sausage recipe to make her Spicy Sausage Tomato Sauce. Posted at Sunflowers in my Kitchen.

I couldn't get into this post. Hoping it is a temporary problem and will be fixed when you try. I think my husband would really go for this. Ant presents Tabasco Bison! Too Hot? posted at The Beef Jerky Blog.

GP presents Fire up the Barbie posted at INNside Innkeeping in Montana. A delicious sounding grilled chicken recipe.

Needed buns for your next cook out? Devildogwife presents Gluten Free Buns posted at Marine Corps Nomads.

Bridget gives us some advice about keeping sourdough starter in.."And Miles To Go Before We Sleep...": Introduction to Sourdough Baking posted at And Miles To Go Before We Sleep....

Other Delicious Eats
Homemade ice cream where the kids can do all the work? I like it! Karen Weideman presents Kid Recipe: Ice Cream in a Bag posted at Thrifty Mommy.

Wouldn't some Blackberry Freezer Jam be wonderful on some homemade bread? We thought it was!

HowToMe shows us a neat and easy way to make cored apples look lovely. How to Slice and Core an Apple, Professionally! posted at HowToMe.

Homemade cheese I can only imagine must be wonderful. Suzanne presents cheese report: mozzarella & ricotta posted at:: adventures in daily living::.

Lovely Skills
Cindy explains what plarn is, and gives you a free pattern with which to use it. Crocheted Plarn Tote Bag posted at My Recycled Bags

Preschoolers love arts and crafts. Karen Bastille creates with her granddaughter, Super Simple Collage Making posted at Summer With Grandmother Wren. Look for the smart trick she has to keep everything sticking!

Save yourself or your family members, a ton of money by taking your own portraits. Joanna gives several great tips for how to make them look like they were done by a professional! Taking a Portrait posted at Keeping Feet.


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