July 25, 2019It’s that time of year again. My old-fashioned rose bush has finished blooming and the rose hips are ripening. See how I prepare them to make Rose Hip with Shea butter soap.
March 25, 2019
Husky Kisses and Northern Exposure Siberian Husky Rescue
**UPDATE: 5/1/19 - Husky Kisses are officially SOLD OUT! Thank you to everyone who purchased them to support this wonderful cause!**When you purchase our Husky Kisses lip balm, half of the purchase price will be donated to help Winter and other dogs like him being cared for by the wonderful people at Northern Exposure Siberian Husky Rescue.
February 26, 2019
Why You Want Beer in Your Soap and How I Make That HappenOur family, friends and I are the lucky ones who get to enjoy the Marketing Capuchin's wonderful selection of craft brews but he obviously can’t sell them. However, you can buy soap made with ‘Little Christopher’s’ home brew beer.
February 20, 2019
The Many Benefits of Beeswax Lotion Bars
When I was first asked, back in November, if I sold lotion bars I said, “lotion what?” I had never even heard of a lotion bar. Was it a type of soap that moisturizes your skin. But, being the curious person that I am, I went home that night and did some research. And, sure enough, there they were - beeswax lotion bars - made with just four ingredients; beeswax, coconut oil, Shea butter (or any another butter like cocoa butter) and essential oils.
February 15, 2019
Behind the scenes - making Cinnamon Oatmeal soap
On my agenda today is making my Cinnamon Oatmeal soap. I can’t seem to keep it in stock so I figured I’d make a large batch this time and I’m taking you along for the ride. So today I’m just gonna ‘soundbite’ the process with some pics along the way.
February 12, 2019
The Many Benefits of French Green ClayCedarwood Soap offers several products made with French Green Clay (also known as Illite or Sea Clay). French Green Clay is great for normal to oily skin as it helps absorb impurities from your skin, tighten pores, exfoliate dead skin cells and has been shown to help with healing acne.