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* Lavender Tea Use 4 teaspoons of fresh Lavender or 1 Tbsp. dried. Place in a mug & pour 1/4 cup of boiling water over the Lavender. Use a saucer as a lid & steep 5 minutes. Stain & measure tea as a flavour booster, drink remainder as you wait for cookies! Can substitute 1 Tbsp. Lemon juice or 1 tsp. vanilla extract
Dry Shampoo- for removing dirt and oil from the hair when fresh water in unavailable 1/4 cup oatmeal 1 tsp crushed lavender or other fragrant herb 1 tsp baking soda Grind these together with mortar and pestle, small grinder, or place in a baggie and crush with a rolling pin. Sprinkle enough of the mixture to cover all hair, and massage for five minutes before it it brushed out This could be made in bulk and stored in cool, dry environment.