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It’s over twenty-five years ago now since, one Saturday evening, Ken Sweeney set his mother’s runaround for Dundalk and sped the pair of us up the road, out of Glasnevin and onwards to Mister Ridley’s. 2,372 more words

Hot Press Vs Cold Press

Can’t decide whether you want to make Hot Press (HP) or Cold Press (CP) soap?

Here’s some of the pro’s and con’s of making both. 554 more words

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Lemon Re-batch Soap

So, you may remember my Mother’s Day Cupcake Soaps I did a few months back. Well the second set of bases didn’t work out how I wanted and ended up seizing. 293 more words

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Lavender Marble

Warning: Before handling sodium hydroxide please research how to use it safely. Please wear rubber gloves and protect your eyes. Mixing the lye solution will give off unpleasant fumes so work in a well ventilated area. 296 more words

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Mandarin and Cream Tea Time (Hot Press Oven Process)

Hi, so it’s slowly getting warmer and the nights are getting shorter. I’m bringing summer a little closer.

This is an Hot Press Oven Process (HPOP) soap recipe which I learnt from… 456 more words

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Economic Empowerment of Women

Economic Empowerment of Women

VSLA concept transforming Kakuma, Turkana West Sub County

The Turkana people are traditionally pastoralist and keep huge herds of cattle, camels, donkeys, goats and sheep but most of their territory is extremely dry and not suitable for large-scale crop farming. 1,254 more words

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Investing in Quality

Quenching the knowledge thirst – LWF’s contribution to refugees’ education in Kakuma

With about 175,000 refugees from 11 countries, Kakuma Refugee camp is among the most cosmopolitan areas in Kenya. 1,961 more words