Many homesteaders pride themselves on making their own products, be it the cleaners they use in their homes, their own incubators for hatching out chicks and ducklings, or their own shampoos. We are just DIY people. One area that a lot of homesteaders find themselves stuck is making soap. They want to enjoy luxurious homemade […]
Separate soap, loofah, and moisturizer work, but where’s the fun in that when you can make your own moisturizing and exfoliating loofah soap. And they make such nice gifts as well!
Making soap is a time honored, old-fashioned skill that it seems everyone who is seeking a simpler life is able to learn. Everyone but me that is….I have not yet been able to conquer my fear of the process but it is time to step into my true hobby farmer self and learn. In this […]
I make a lot of homemade soap. Goat milk soap from scratch using goat milk from my own goats is my favorite but sometimes even I use melt and pour soap bases. The decision on what type of soap base to use depends on what properties I want that soap to have, what I bases I […]
A step by step guide on how to make milk soap, from scratch! (If you’re allergic to cow or goat’s milk, try coconut, almond, or another non-dairy substitute instead.)
This all natural soap recipe includes real pumpkin and has a delightfully scented vanilla spice layer, swirled through the middle of each bar.