Recently we were at the Bay Arts Trunk Show and had the occasion to speak with a gentleman who identified himself as a retired physician. He had a lot of chemistry questions for Steve, and asked a lot of questions about the process used to make soap. One of the questions he asked was “Do … More A conversation with a doctor
Much has been said about coconut oil, and the current trend is to indicate there are healthy benefits of using coconut oil both for cooking/baking, and skin care. I often wonder why some things come into vogue or go out just as quickly. So i began my research to find out more. What is coconut oil? Coconut … More Coconut Oil?
OK, i know this is probably a bit on the crazy side to post on a blog, but I was fascinated to know that not every oil acts the same… some are wonderful cleaners, others offer fabulous sudsing action. and some, not so much. Here is a chart I found that gives a run down … More Soapmaking – The difference in oils