I've worked hard and forgotten my own skin care!
Fall is here and my skin is going to drive me crazy with the dry, rough spots all over! If I’m having a rough time with the season change, I’m probably not the only one. 😉 I’ve worked hard and forgotten my own skin care! If you are just like me and tired of the rough skin [...]

It’s Time for a 10-day Soft Skin Challenge!


Today is Boss’s Day! I wanted to wish everyone a wonderful Boss’s Day! Whether you work for someone else or you work for yourself, today is a day worth celebrating! What makes me say that? Well, we all have a tendency to look at our our to-do list and feel down because that list is [...]

Happy Boss’s Day!


Happy Friday everyone! The weekend is here! Hallelujah! Does anyone have exciting plans? I just got done making a huge batch of this Pineapple Lip Balm, and I am so happy with how it turned out. Whole Pineapple I have never really used our Pineapple Flavor before because it never sounded enticing to me. Boy, was I [...]

Pineapple Lip Balm with Veggie Lip Solutions



Finished bottles of Beard Oil. 2
Good morning! Yesterday, I started discussing beards and products for beard wearers. A lot of men enjoy being able to grow out their facial hair but often run into some struggles regarding products. One of the chief complaints that I hear from men is that many products are heavy, tacky, or greasy and they make [...]

Beard Oil


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Our finished Beard Cream! No Shave November is coming up and I have gotten so many requests for a beard oil and other beard products. For the next few days, I want to share some great recipes in preparation of No Shave November! If you have a product in mind that you want us to cover, [...]

Beard Cream


Labels from our fabulous Label Department! Have you tried our Dragon’s Blood Fragrance Oil? I am in love! With a single whiff, I am whisked off to China to one of my favorite little shops. That particular shop had a variety of soaps, beauty products, herbal medicines and incense. The combination of smells resulted in a [...]

Dragon’s Blood Head to Toe Cream



Today we are showcasing one of our newer fragrance oils, Nag Champa! People have been asking for samples of this fragrance oil left and right. We thought it’d be a great idea to whip up a batch of Head to Toe Cream and send it down to the shipping department. When I first smelled this [...]

Nag Champa Head to Toe Cream


Cut bars of Black Licorice Soap. 2
Chinese Star Anise reminds me of two dissimilar food concepts. The first being the black licorice sweets that are generally made from licorice root and aniseed. I remember my dad keeping a jar of the black licorice jelly beans on his desk and feeling a little disgruntled that he didn’t keep any yummy treats for [...]

Black Licorice Soap


It's National Coffee Day!
It’s National Coffee Day and I’m celebrating with a delicious cup of Caffe Ibis Fresh Vanilla coffee. Since I adore coffee, I thought I would share some of my favorite ingredients and recipes for coffee inspired handmade products! After all, who better to give you a tour of the world of coffee than the resident [...]

It’s National Coffee Day!



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Finished Eggnog Soap Last Thursday, we made simple hard boiled eggs. Or rather, we made hard steamed eggs. Let’s just say I have had eggs and a variety of uses on the brain. Today I was inspired to make an eggnog soap. The weather has gotten chilly and the stores are already preparing for the holidays. [...]

Eggnog Soap


Farm Fresh Hard Boiled Eggs! I love eggs and I am particularly fond of farm fresh eggs. There is something about cracking that firm shell and opening it up to find a brightly colored yolk inside. Whether I am making brownies or egg soap, there is something I find fascinating and satisfying about fresh eggs. There [...]

Farm Fresh Eggs


Welcome back! In the blog, I talked about how I made a Brown Sugar body scrub, but I wasn’t exactly happy with the final texture of the scrub. Today I am remaking the recipe with a few changes so that it comes out nice and thick as I envisioned. Finished Body Scrub The recipe from yesterday had [...]

Brown Sugar Body Scrub Day 2