Lye soap


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Lye soap

Soap made by reacting lye with beef tallow or lard.
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She gave me a bar of her homemade lye soap, a toy clay soap-bubble pipe, and a washcloth.
Hand flailing and winnowing of the wheat to boiling down animal fats for tallow candles, cooking lard, and lye soap demonstrate how what today is most mundane once took great effort.
Twenty individuals from the internal medicine group, 25 from the dermatology group, and 9 from the community group stated they use bar soap ("lye soap") as body cleanser.
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Dollywood is a mixture of adrenaline-inducing attractions - mountain heritage activities, such as lye soap and carriage making, music shows featuring Dolly's friends and relations and a museum dealing with her career from down-at-heel childhood to the glamour of being an international superstar.
Dollywood itself is a mixture of adrenaline-inducing attractions; mountain heritage activities, such as lye soap and carriage making; music shows featuring Dolly's friends and relations; and a museum dealing with her career, from down-at-heel childhood to the glamour of being an international super star.
Dollywooditself isamixtureofadrenaline-inducing attractions; mountain heritage activities, such as lye soap and carriage making; music shows featuring Dolly's friends and relations; and a museum dealing with her career, from down-at-heel childhood to the glamour of being an international superstar.
She remembers the sight of her mother standing, mixing and stirring the clothes in the hot water and homemade lye soap with a long wooden stick, a real-life agitator.
Then we spread lye soap slivers into the hot water with a pocketknife, making a mild lye-and-water mixture in the tub and a strong mixture in the pot.
Before lunch, students wash their hands with lye soap, and they aren't allowed to bring items like bottled soda or processed, packaged foods.
Things that are basic include lye soap and detergents.
Brief descriptions of folk traditions include the following topics: fishing, farming, blacksmithing, cow whips, lye soap making, quilting, mule teams, foods, sugar cane grinding and syrup making, canning, peanut brittle Making, and storytelling.