survival recipes

hello everyone, im looking for odd recipes, like things for around the house everyone uses, we are a family of 4 and live on less then 5 thousond dollars a year, so we do make our own baby wipes, diapers, clothes,candles for lighting, soaps, shampoos, meds and so on, dose anyone have any of these kind of recipes that they would like to share? if you are looking for odd recipes i am more then happy to pass on the ones i do have,
i have been looking for years for a recipe to make erasers but have had no luck,

                              mommy magic

try our search - type in depression era home remedies - I do remember posting some quite a while back

thank you for your addvice, ill try that.