Monthly Archives: November 2012

Batch #8 – Cupcakes

I’ve been seeing other soapers make cupcakes, and after watching Soaping 101’s “How to Make CP Soap Cupcakes {holiday designs}” and “Cold process soap piping techniques {tip 2D}“, I really wanted to give the cupcakes a go. I bought the … Continue reading

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Batch #5 – Hippy soap reflections

I was going to edit the original post, but I’ll just add my thoughts here. M~ and I spent Thanksgiving with Chelsea and several others. When I gave her the hippy soap batch, I had told her about DOS (dreaded … Continue reading

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Batch #7 – Peppermint Coffee Soap

I wanted to make something for Christmas/Yule to gift to my family and friends, so I decided on a peppermint coffee blend. This is my second batch I made from my own recipe. I’ve been concerned with the bottom layer … Continue reading

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Playing with color.

I decided to play with natural colorants that I had picked up from Soap Making Resources a few months ago, finally. I bought the kit back in August and figured it was passed time to play with the colors and … Continue reading

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Take a peek…

I’m working on my next soapy concoction. Take a look… Pomegranate seeds. Yummy. I have many happy childhood memories of sticky fingers from picking the seeds out of pomegranates with my best friend. I developed this idea based on an actual … Continue reading

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Batch #4 – Tee Tree Shampoo Soap

This is a repeat from my personal blog dated August 12, 2012. I’ve updated some of the wording. I went back to someone else’s recipe for this one. Again, I went back to Soap Making Resource and used one of Steve’s recipes. … Continue reading

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Batch #6 – Peaches and Cream Goat’s Milk Soap

From the beginning of my soap making adventure, I’ve been wanting to play with goat’s milk.  I’d like to say that the milk comes from my goats, but alas, the amount of land a goat needs and the size of … Continue reading

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