Monthly Archives: June 2010

Making a V shape with the arms. 1
Recently we have been asked “How do I open my pail of … ?” Most of the time these pails are the small 1 gallon pails containing 5 lbs of fixed oils or other additives. Today, we will show you how to open these pails. I asked Taylor to help me demonstrate how we open [...]

Opening Pails

Next Monday is July 5th and also Independence Day Observed for the United States! We hope you have a wonderful holiday weekend and if you need to travel, please travel safely. Enjoy your day and we will see you on Tuesday! All orders placed after 8:00 A.M. Mountain Time on Friday, July 2nd will be [...]

July 4th at MMS

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Over the weekend, I spent some time digging holes and planting some plants in the beds on the north side of our building. This took some time and LOTS of energy, but I’m excited to say I’m finished planting all of these plants! Now, you may be wondering what was planted, so I decideded to share [...]

Home Sweet … Sage?

Today when I came into work, the smell of paint was fresh in the air. Our painter had been in last night painting the walls. I had to take this comparison picture of both the new and old paint so you can see our beautiful walls. What do you think of this new color? Personally, I [...]

New Paint!

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Back on May 10th, I posted my thoughts and observations about salt soaps. Following the lively discussions here on the blog and on our Facebook page, I asked a few people to help guest write a blog post about making salt soap. Tess volunteered to share her recipe and some pictures. A lot of people seem [...]

Salt Soaps: A Perspective from Tess

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Terry sent us a fabulous Strawberries & Cream Soap Recipe. I am very fond of fruity scents, all right they are my weakness. This is right up my alley. I have been asking the construction workers how soon Andee and I get a Blog Kitchen just so I can try this fabulous recipe. Well, the [...]

Strawberries & Cream Soap

Jacob in Eclipse 4
I am thrilled to announce that we have just released a new fragrance. We have just added Jacob to our Twilight Collection! Even if you are not a Twilight fan this is a fabulous masculine scent. Jacob is a blend of evergreen woods, moss, patchouly and sensual musk. This is a must try! We have also [...]

Twilight News!

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Summer is here and so is the season for flip flops and sandals. Unfortunately, summer and the associated foot wear can be harsh on our feet. So, I propose a foot scrub challenge. We all need fabulous feet and there are many ways to get them. Send in your favorite foot scrub or mask recipe and show [...]

Summer Foot Scrub Challenge!

Happy Father's Day Dad
Happy Father's Day Dad Oh my! Is Father’s Day here already? Wow, where did the time go? I really have to scramble to be ready for Sunday. For all of the things my father has done for me, I really have to spoil him. He is my own personal computer geek and all around handy man. [...]

Father’s Day Gift Basket