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Lakeside Lighthouse Festival

We are planning to return, and will be setting up shop in front of the Idylwild Bed and Breakfast located on Walnut in Lakeside.  Its always a nice weekend to just get away, enjoy the slower pace of Lakeside, and celebrate the fall closing in. […]

We will be in another Log Cabin Gallery for the fall

Early in the summer I was searching for new venues for our wonderful soap, shave kits, scrubs, and my silk.  On the Ohio Arts Council was a listing for a Holiday Pop Up Shop in a log cabin in Bainbridge, Ohio.  It sounded interesting, and […]

Discovering ingredients: Black Pepper Essential Oil

How well do you know ingredients?  We have been building our library of knowledge regarding oils, and ingredients for soap making, and on a whim I insisted we purchase an 8 oz bottle of black pepper essential oil.  It has sat on the shelf for […]

Focus on Ingredients – Shave Soap

Once a staple of the edwardian man’s toiletry collection, and a common sight in old school barber shops, Shaving Soap has come in and out of popularity over the last century.  Somewhere in the 1950s-1960s this form of lather for shaving gave way to aerosol […]


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