Monthly Archives: February 2010

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I’m well known to be a Coffee Butter junkie, but I haven’t shared my other major junkie affliction. Yes, I am a chocoholic. Doesn’t that sound like an anonymous group of sorts? “Hello. My name is Andee and I’m a chocoholic.” Whoops! I think I got off topic! Anyway, I love to curl up with [...]

Chocolate Cold Process Soap

Wow! I can’t believe that it is almost the end of February already. Time has flown by and I’ve had a few questions of what is upcoming for blog posts. I’m excited to announce that starting next week, we will have a short series on Cream Soaps as well as a recipes to make a [...]

Upcoming Blog Projects

It has been a while since our last challenge, so I believe that it is time to extend another challenge to all blog readers. We just finished a week of milk soaps and now I’d like to see how your milk soaps turn out. Rules: 1) Submit a picture to show the finished soap. You can show [...]

Blog Reader Challenge

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Yippee! I was able to correct all of the lighting problems with our photo shoot and I now have a excellent comparison photograph to share with you. You can click on the photo to enlarge it. Click on photo to enlarge.Top row of soaps, starting at the top left of the picture: Cows Milk, Goats Milk, [...]

Milk Soaps Comparison

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Last week, we made fresh Almond Milk for our Cold Process Soap: Half and Half Method with Almond Milk blog post and I promised that I would take a picture of the Almond Meal that was left over after straining the milk. If I had not slipped all of the skins off of the almonds, [...]

Almond Meal

It’s that time again! We had four fantastic submissions for January blog posts and I just had to share all of them with you. I’m giving away two kits this month. Jennifer won one of the January MMS Perfumer’s Kits with her blog post about making a Sea Salt Cold Process Soap. Her post was set [...]

January MMS Perfumer’s Kit Winner