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Amazeballs! Bakery - Galveston, Texas

Amazeballs! Bakery out of Galveston, Texas, is a cottage industry offering handmade confections in the form of cake-balls, cake-pops, cookie truffles and brownie bonbons.
While there seem to be a gazillion flavor options offered by these ladies, I had the privilege of trying four recently. 362 more words


Bushcraft Kit: The Australian Bushcraft Cottage Industry

To me, the bushcraft movement symbolises a revolt against a consumerist society. While many companies have been spawned off its primitive beginnings, the heart of the community lies within gear crafting and to some extent, the small cottage industry that surrounds it. 705 more words


The Story of Eros Soapcraft

Once upon a time, there was a woman who fell in love with making soaps that smelled and felt and looked divine.

She began experimenting with glycerin, and with oils of rose, lavender, lemon verbena and bergamot; with the white flowers of arugula, pink rose, and orange blossoms of calendula growing in her garden. 135 more words

Essential Oils

KS Ultralight Gear

This is my first guest post here on Andrés blog. André and I have been hiking together for years now and it’s about time that i contribute with some material here.   571 more words


Links and promotions!

Otherwise known as website development hell…

I just got a notice that my Amazon associate account, which would make me a few cents on each item purchased through this site to cover my site costs, was going to be shut down because there wasn’t a single purchase. 90 more words


Ten thousand villages

Walking down Government Street in Victoria, I gravitated to the store. Its African colours and Indian textures called to me. With a name like Ten Thousand Villages… 323 more words


The Empresarias of Peru

I mentioned in my last post that I came to Peru hoping to invest in small cottage industries to help women in Peru, or I wanted to work towards becoming an entrepreneur myself. 535 more words