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Follow Your Heart


What do I love? Honestly, tons of things, but I want to talk about soap. I have done a ton of thinking about my business this year and last. Do I change my name because people can’t remember it? Do I focus on products other than soap? Do I really narrow my line and get Organic Certified? Do I, do I, do I…? Here’s what I know. I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE making soap. It’s the artistic, creative outlet I need […]

Giant Gingerbread Man Contest Update


Watch our video on You Tube to learn how to win our Giant Gingerbread Man Glycerin Soap!

The Bold and the Not So Beautiful


A big part of making amazing, innovative soaps and beauty products involves extensive trials. Rarely, does something come out perfect the first, second or sometimes even the third try. I think I experimented with 20 lip balm recipes before I came up with one that I love. Below are some pictures of pretty big oopsies- they get an A for effort, but F- for beauty. (I know there really isn’t an F-, but it is fun to say)

The Bold and the Not So Beautiful


A big part of making amazing, innovative soaps and beauty products involves extensive trials. Rarely, does something come out perfect the first, second or sometimes even the third try. I think I experimented with 20 lip balm recipes before I came up with one that I love. Below are some pictures of pretty big oopsies- they get an A for effort, but F- for beauty. (I know there really isn’t an F-, but it is fun to say)

Why Are Some Soaps Brown?


Have you ever wondered why some soaps are brown? Well, sometimes the soap maker colors them that way and sometimes the fragrance changes the soap’s color. The above photo is a great example of soap changing colors. This is Vanilla Mint Soap that I made several months ago just cut into slices. The inside color is the original color of the soap and the brown outer color is what happens over time due to the vanilla in the fragrance. In a few days, […]