Before I began making my own soap, I thought about it a lot. A LOT! Whenever I’d go into a health store, I’d always search out the natural soaps—I just LOVED them! And I’d always think, “I think I can make my own soap!?” But making soap got put on the back burner for many […]
To celebrate her upcoming book release “The Natural Soap Making Book for Beginners”, Kelly has allowed me to share one of the great recipes from the book with you! I have been wanting to try a soap using fragrant cocoa butter so I was excited to choose her recipe for Cocoa Mint soap. I was […]
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 […]
I know a lot of people would like to try making soap, but are put off by the cost of ingredients and equipment, the perceived danger of using caustic or the complexity of the recipes. Soap making does not have to be expensive, dangerous or complex. I want to share a few tips to get […]
Make your own cold process soap! Great for gift giving or to give your family a naturally better bar of soap!