Monthly Archives: April 2013

I just finished up making tinctures and decided that I would show you how to make some infusions, both water or oil types. When making an infusion it is done by steeping dried plant parts (such as dried leaves, flowers, or powders) in oil or water. Simmering to boiling water […]

Making Infusions

I wanted to approach today’s blog with caution. Red is a difficult color to achieve for clothes and finding soap stable reds has been a nightmare. I didn’t really want to make any assumptions because I didn’t want to get my hopes up. Finding a good red is hard and […]

Madder Root Powder Soap

Spring is here! Snow has melted and plants are starting to push their way up through the soil, budding and turning green. I am reveling in every moment I can steal outside in the sun. It has been fantastic! What do you have blooming outside? Just outside my door and […]

Spring has sprung!

Hallelujah! It is WEEKEND! I was so ready for a break by Wednesday! I had one of those weeks where you are so busy you need to recharge your cellphone every night and are considering of asking your friends and family to put you on their do not call list. […]

Freebie Friday!

Spring is one of my favorite times of year, especially when the flowers begin blooming and the plants are all vibrant colors! I begin thinking about how to bring extra energy into my daily life and I usually turn to lotions and creams scented with cheery fragrances to give me […]

Spring Energy Body Cream

I love fruit tree blossoms. I think they are some of the prettiest flowers that also produce some very delicious fruits. Cherry blossoms are one of my favorites due to their coloring and light scent. I was inspired by our Cherry Blossom Fragrance Oil to make a body cream that […]

Spring Cherry Blossom Body Cream

After making the Simple Daily Hair Conditioner, I started thinking about formulating another conditioner that would work for those who need a little extra conditioning, help with moisture retention and even help detangling! I started by changing the Simple Daily Hair Conditioner formula to include ingredients I thought would be […]

Deep Hair Conditioner