• Handmade

    Low Calorie Donuts

    Soapy donuts are super yummy, but you don’t want to eat them! I love baking, and those techniques can be transferred to soap making. The process is very similar, yet very different at the same time. When you frost a cake or make flowers out of frosting, you can take your time and remix the frosting to use it again. When you are piping soap or making soap flowers, you are racing against the clock because during the mixing and saponification process, the batter will naturally thicken up and soon will be deemed impossible to pipe or pour. But getting back to making soap donuts, the first step is to…

  • Handmade

    Handmade Scented Soaps

    Who doesn’t love handmade things? Everyone knows that anything handmade was made with attention to detail and care, and it was more often than not made by an artisan who is passionate about their craft. That’s why when you receive a handmade gift, you know that some thought was put into not only the giving of it but in the making of it. There are many artisans online offering their wares and it makes sense to support these small businesses, because they are our neighbors, our friends and family, the farmers and the hardworking people who make this country great! Now I don’t want to get all political on you,…