Category Archives: A Soap Maker’s Thoughts

Piles and Piles of Soap

I cannot believe summer has swooshed by like that. In my world it was only about 3 weeks ago that it was May and I was thinking, “Ah, the best time of the year…a whole bunch of warm weather to look forward to…lots and lots of it.” And here it is mid-October, and nighttime temperatures […]

Soap on the Racks

In my opinion, having drying racks full of curing new soap batches is one of the most satisfying things I can think of. The studio smells like uplifting essential oils such as rosemary, lavender and lemongrass. All those young bars of soap are perfectly lined up on the racks, full of hope and promise. It’s […]