Monthly Archives: April 2022


It’s definitely salve season, and we set out to make one without using beeswax. Veggie-ful Green Salve uses Carnauba Wax instead of the usual Beeswax, which makes it a vegetarian salve. You may recognize the name Carnauba from wax used on cars! But it’s not just for cars anymore. This […]

Can We Make a Salve Without Beeswax?



Ooooohhhhh, the delicious smell of freshly baked cinnamon rolls has to be one of my favorite smells in the world. It’s second only to the taste of those delectable treats. Now you can experience both sensations in a wonderful lip balm! Our Cinnamon Roll Flavor Oil is one of our […]

Cinnamon Roll Lip Balm




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It’s spring, and though there may still be snow on the ground where you live, it’s time to get some seeds started and gardening tasks begun. When you start gardening, though, your hands will take a beating. Today we’ll make a super simple salve that will have your hands looking […]

Super Simple Spring Gardener Salve


Today, April 12, is Drop Everything And Read Day. There’s not much I like better than a deep dive into a novel, but today I’m going to highlight a few books of the non-fiction variety that can help us become better makers. First, a bit of science. “Everything You Need […]

Drop Everything And Read Day



Mango is a favorite flavor, and when you add a creamy component to the profile, it’s even more delicious! Today I’m making up a lip balm using Mango Butter and flavored with Mango and Buttercream Flavor Oils for a decadent treat. Rounding out the formula, we have deodorized Cocoa Butter, […]

Creamy Mango Lip Balm