Ingredient Spotlight- Olive Oil
The wonderful benefits of Olive Oil for the skin have been well researched. Olive Oil is high in antioxidants as well as Vitamin E and Vitamin A. Due to the high…Read More
5 Things you will love about Rosemary
First all the fragrance draws you in~ that clean herbaceous scent that smells like nothing else except like being in the middle of an herb garden. Whether you brush you…Read More
Why I Love Making Soap!
The soap above was actually made in NYC! I travelled up to New York and took a weekend intensive to learn advanced swirling, layering, mica lines and embedding soap balls….Read More
August Soap Challenge
This month’s challenge was titled the ” Holly Swirl” after Holly Bailey who first demonstrated this swirl-in-a-swirl technique. It was great fun and something I really want to add to some of my…Read More
My Week in Review
The week has ended and a new week will be starting in a couple of days but I wanted to share what we have been up to this week at…Read More
And the Soap Challenges continue with a Mantra Swirl….
And I bet you are saying, WOW that looks really interesting and what the heck is that supposed to be? A little history before I let you in on what…Read More
Pushing the Envelope
Many of us have heard this term before in aviation movies like “Top Gun” and elsewhere. I have found the following definition for where this term comes from~ “This is aviation jargon,…Read More
Never Stop Learning!
I recently made a trip from North Carolina to New York City for a weekend Soap Intensive. This was a fantastic event to learn something new, namely making soap cupcakes…Read More
herbs, seasons, soaps
Spicy Scents of Fall and other Seasons
Fall for me means the spicy scents of cinnamon, clove and nutmeg, all wrapped up with pumpkin or apples. For me these are warm, comfy scents as I gather things to make…Read More
What you put on your body is as important as what you put on your body
The wonderful benefits of Olive Oil have been well researched. All the new tasty olive oils have also been tempting us to try them. But did you know about the wonderful benefits…Read More