Rosemary Mint Pipe Divider Swirl

Th072016_19703b-wpis month’s Great Cakes Soap Challenge involved learning a new technique called the Pipe Divider Swirl. This technique was created by Tania of Soapish. You can see the video of her beautiful Thorns and Roses soap here. Keep reading for more info on my pipe divider soap, including a video I made of my entire process.  :) Continue reading


Homemade Deodorant – Recipe and Instructions

Out of necessity (and to keep my friends), I had to take a break from soap making yesterday in order to whip up some homemade deodorant. While making it, I took some photos and decided to blog about it. As if the web isn’t cluttered with enough homemade deodorant recipes as it is. Well, here’s one more!  :)

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Soap Scraps – How to Make Laundry Detergent


For a small batch soap maker, I still have a LOT of soap scraps.  I try to save as much soap as possible for samples, but I usually end up with a pile of shavings and end pieces from each batch.  I use these scraps to make my own homemade laundry detergent. Continue reading