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We are open Online!!!

And we are still making fabulous cold processed natural soap. One of the big benefits of our soap, apart from it being chemical free, and natural, is that we create a soap that is superfatted – meaning it is very moisturizing. In this time of…

Revive the Crown

Last summer we met a delightful woman who was visiting Lakeside during the art show… and she had an equally delightful accent. We learned that she has a Hair Salon and Studio in Boardman, and she was very interested in our soap. We had long…

Focus on ingredients: Calendula

Many of the flowers and herbs grown in our gardens offer more than just beauty in the garden.  We have been reading about and learning more regarding the botanical ingredients used in creating our soaps and products.  Calendula is one that offers light scent, great…

Activated Charcoal

Its a hot topic in soap making and we investigated Activated Charcoal to find out why. So what is Activated Charcoal?  And what benefits would Activated charcoal have in soap or other products? – it begins with charcoal, but is super heated by gas to…

2020: The year of trauma

A lot of people have written and spoken of all of the events of 2020, from the pandemic and stay at home orders to the rioting and destruction of parts of cities. And the stories of pedophilia in high places continues to creep into the…