Soap Making

How to Make All Natural Healing Salve

Toni / December 3, 2017

(Post contains affiliate links) There are a lot of natural healing salve recipes out there and they all tout different medicinal healing properties. I have been making my own salves for quite some time, plucking the best parts of each recipe I’ve made or stumbled across. The end result is this super healing salve and I’m going to teach you…

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Soap Making

Unicorn In-The-Pot Swirl

Toni / November 17, 2017

Yesterday I made this pretty soap for Valentine’s day…. a little early but every year I’m so far behind for holiday soaps and I’m determined to be ahead of schedule and make the most of holiday sales this year. I haven’t picked a name for it yet so I’m temporarily calling it Unicorn Soap because the colors and glitter make…

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Soap Making

Activated Charcoal and Tea Tree Soap

Toni / November 6, 2017

Today I made Activated Charcoal and Tea Tree soap to go into my Christmas Gift Box Sets. All of the items in this box set have a “healing” theme and this particular soap can only be bought in the gift set so my customers look for it every holiday season. Recipe 18 oz Coconut Oil 18 oz Olive Oil 18…

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Soap Making

How to Infuse Dried Herbs in Oil

Toni / October 18, 2017

Herbal infusions are made by “brewing” large amounts of herbs in water or oil. As the herbs steep, their nutrients are drawn out into the liquid. All of my infusions are done in oil that I then use in soaps, balms, or my all natural healing salve. There are two ways to infuse herbs in oil: Slow Infusion / Cold Infusion…

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Mama Life

My Honest Review of the Zipadee Zip!

Toni / October 13, 2017

My honest review of the Zipadee Zip. When Ev was born we swaddled her. Well actually for the first 2-3 weeks of her life I went back and forth between swaddling and not swaddling because I couldn’t tell which helped her sleep better – I was new, she was new, we were a mess. Eventually it became clear that she…

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