New Soap…new contest!

New Soap…new contest!

Surprise!  Back by popular demand is my very first shaving soap! I made this soap many years ago and poured it into large coffee mugs for my boys.  At that time, I called it Jamaican Nights.  I still like that name.  We’ve put a label on it naming it “Old...
Soap Making Disaster?  Not so much…

Soap Making Disaster? Not so much…

Soap making Disaster Part 2 – A lesson in NEVER GIVING UP!! I wish I had thought about asking one of my students to take a picture of the mess as we were trying to push, chop and smush it into the mold…however I was up past my wrists in soap, working...

Keeping Me Humble!

So….had a soap making class yesterday.  It was a full class with a fun bunch of ladies and I had a great time.  We made our first batch of soap – easy peasy and everything went smoothly!  When teaching a class I always use simple recipes that NEVER have...

My New Kitchen Soap!

This is a picture of my new kitchen soap. I call it a kitchen soap because it is full of every citrus essential oil known to man (well, at least known to me!).  I used those oils so that this soap would cut grease!  I wish the picture was scratch and sniff! The...

And the winner is….

Valerie!  We tweaked her name just a bit to end up with Lavender Oat Scrub! She’s still curing on our shelves and we haven’t dressed her up yet but I’ll let you know when she’s ready to make her debut on our website!  Valerie, let me know which...