Hardtack - This is an easy biscuit/cracker recipe that was eaten by the Puritans that came over on the Mayflower, and by the Union soldiers during the Civil War. Great history/measurement/cooking lesson. Ingredients 2 cups flour 2/3 cup water 6 pinches salt 400 degrees or 375 degrees for softer
Honey has long held pole position as being a nectar of the gods. Sadly, the honey bears on grocery store shelves today don’t always bear a lot of resemblance to the honey harvested thousands of years ago, since it’s often processed, blended and heated, stripping it of many of its vital nutrients.
Homemade Decongestant Chest Rub - 1 TBS vaseline (or coconut oil if you're freaky about petroleum products). Add several drops (7-10) of eucalyptus oil until it is the strength you desire. Do yourself a favor and mix in a disposable cup with a popsicle stick. Stuff is impossible to clean off of a spoon or measuring cup.