Dog Itch Salve

If your dog likes to nibble away and has some sores which won’t heal, try using this. Sulphur is very healing and the smell stops the dog from nibbling. You can get it at chemists – just ask for sulphur powder 2 Tbs petroleum jelly 1 tsp sulphur powder Mix together and apply to the wound.   Aloe/Witchhazel Ointment Simply …

 

 

Lemon dusters

I can guarantee that once you have made and tried these you will never use anything else. You can make them in separate little jars – they make great gifts – or I fill a large Agee jar and use them as I need them. The longer you leave them brewing in the jar, the better. ½ cup water ½ …

 

 

DIY Bluing Powder Recipe

While I was writing the new book I remembered the terrible days when I ruined three sets of beautiful white sheets trying to recreate Bluo from my nana’s day.  The idea behind bluing is that the blue pigment exchanges with the yellow or grey pigment which makes white sheets look dull after lots of washes. I believe that the optical brighteners …