Category Archives: Buy Local Lincoln County

Spring Party


On Thursday evening, May 30, from 5:30 to 7:30 pm, Buy Local Lincoln County will present an after-hours social to which all are invited. Ozone Fine Art will host the event, which will feature live entertainment from local musicians, along with local foods and local wines. Ozone is located on Newport’s Bayfront, at 669 SW Bay Boulevard (upstairs). The walls of this bay-view art gallery are filled with pieces from local artists, providing the perfect setting to mix and mingle […]

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6 Reasons to Buy and Use Handmade Soap


Are you unsure about buying and using handmade soap? Here are 6 reasons why handmade soap makes sense…   1. Handmade soap is beautiful. Like most soapmakers I take a lot of pride in creating my soaps. My first priority is to make effective soap. My second priority is to make beautiful soap. 2. Handmade soap contains quality ingredients. I usually use food grade vegetable based oils and butters in my soap and I try and source non-GMO and organic. No […]

Buy Local Lincoln County


Tomorrow, Wednesday, November 15, I will be on “Buy Local Radio” to talk about Calise Soapworks & Such. Buy Local Lincoln County is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting small businesses within our county. Here is an interesting quote from the Buy Local Lincoln County Website:                  If everyone made a 10% shift in their discretionary spending                  (groceries, dining out, clothes, entertainment and recreation)                  to local retailers, over $10 million of additional income                  would stay in our county. (This small shift in […]