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BrambleBerry 2015 S.O.A.P. Panel Entry

Taking a day off from my usual posts about the business and my usual ramblings to make an entry post. Twice a year SoapQueen.com/BrambleBerry.com hosts a soap panel to pick fragrance oils to be sold on the BrambleBerry website. 580 more words

Black Currant

Gathering Indian Warrior and stinging nettles

Gathering nature’s gifts is one of my favorite past times.
Indian Warrior (Pedicularis Densiflora)

I gathering the Indian Warrior for it’s tranquil purple buds resembling marijuana. 164 more words

Creativity is knocking!

Things have been crazy here but for the first time in a long time things are feeling balanced. Like there are new opportunities on the horizon. 666 more words

Being A MOM

More about soap ...

I have been making soap again and, slowly, I am getting better at it.  After my disaster with Bramble Berry lilac fragrance oil, I have decided to only make very small batches until I really know what I am doing.  590 more words

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Spa 'Breakfast' Salt Soap

Coffee with milk. Oatmeal with a generous drizzle of honey. A slice of succulent red grapefruit on the side. Of course I’m talking about soap :D… 135 more words

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What Is Triple Milled Shaving Soap? Is It Better?

Have you ever seen a fancy looking soap that boasts ‘triple-milled!’ and wondered if it’s actually better, or just a buzzword?

Maybe you make your own soap, and you’ve wondered about the process of triple milling soap and whether it’s worth your time? 742 more words


The Loofah Soap Experiment: The Final Update (and finished product!)

Nearly a year ago, I embarked on a gardening and soaping adventure that I called, “The Loofah Soap Experiment.” My plan was to grow a loofah plant from seed… 376 more words

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