How to make old-fashioned soap... the pioneer way
This is an excellent way to wash out that dirty frying pan. However, this is not a great way to make enough soap to say, go take a bath. How to Craft a Larger Amount of Soft Soap Step One: Saving up Supplies. Wear goggles and gloves. Boil the white ashes from hardwood fires in a little bit of water for about ½ an hour.