We can chalk today up as another new experience because today, Symsie Suds was presented to the public at their first ever public market! To be honest, it was a little disappointing. The turnout at the event was horrible, and I think the biggest rush was all of five people. There may have been 35… Continue reading Flea Markets, Bee Butter & Lip Balm
Soap! Beautiful, Luscious Soap! Have you ever read the ingredients on a bar of commercially manufactured soap? I have, and it’s a frightening thing. Isn’t that normal? You either had oily skin or you had dry skin, and you had to suffer the consequences of your lot in life.It wasn’t until spring of 2015 that I gave… Continue reading HandMade Soap is Amazing!
What a lie! If anyone ever tells you they are making soap that doesn’t contain some form of lye, they are flat out lying to you. It simply cannot be done. What is Saponification? The very process of creating soap, known as saponification, is the chemical reaction when a lye and water mixture is introduced to… Continue reading Making soap without lye?