These goat milk shampoo bars have a generous helping of castor oil to promote a great lathering experience, along with a full amount of goat’s milk for an added creamy and luxurious feel. Shea (or mango) butter helps to slightly harden the finished bars while providing moisturizing properties for scalp and hair.
Herbal Beer has a long and wonderful history…but DIY herbal concoctions can be hit or miss. Read about two experimental herbal beers, (one that really worked, and one that was an ‘acquired taste’) four unique herbal ingredients to consider in your beer recipes, AND – have you ever thought about using beer as the base […]
Making your own homemade laundry soap is cheap, easy and long lasting! We’ve used this recipe for years and I can vouch to it’s potency! I garden and raise our flock of chickens and ducks. My husband is a rock crawling Jeeper that spends his free time fixing and modifying jeeps. Needless to say, we […]
I’ve been getting lots of requests for soaps lately! One of the soaps I make is a Lavender-Rosemary-Vanilla soap with French Pink Clay. I use the hot process method, which for me, is simpler than the cold process style because I don’t have to worry about temperatures of the oils and lye solution. PLUS, with […]
Making medicinals is a wonderful hobby that is not only fun, it’s cost effective and great for you and your family’s health. I also love it as it gets me, my kids and grandchildren closer to nature, flowers and soil. How can that be bad, right? Since we have been making medicinals and women’s health […]
This gentle creamy white soap has a delicate texture and a clean, light scent. It’s low sudsing qualities and gorgeous lather make it the perfect shaving cream and base for many homemade cleaners and detergents. Making this soap does not take very long and is very easy. There are only three ingredients for the scent […]