Make a very effective cleaner out of baking soda and water. Put this paste onto your faucet and wipe off.
If heating with wood, choose an efficient wood burning stove.
homemade entertainment: no tv and no computer games
nothing new needs to be created!
To pop wheat:
Take wheat berries and soak them overnight (or boil them for an hour). Soaking overnight is much more energy efficient. Dry. Pop in oil in a pan. Cover the pan so that the berries don’t jump out! Dry on a towel to remove the excess oil. Flavor as desired (here is cinnamon sugar).
purchase bulk oat groats and roll them yourself.