The Why of Curing Soap

The Why of Curing Soap

The one pressing question that new students want to know about soap making is if they really have to wait four to six weeks before they can use their soaps.  In their faces and voice I can tell that they don’t want to wait so long to use their soaps and I fully...
The Good Side of Hearing No

The Good Side of Hearing No

Confidence is a belief in one’s self. Often this belief is not one that an entrepreneur possesses when it comes to their business. They believe they have a great product or service but when it comes to marketing their businesses confidence often times hides...
Image is Everything

Image is Everything

I recently ordered some colorants I use for one of my soap making classes. The supplier will remain nameless. The box had nine bottles. The colorants are liquid FD&C dyes. This is one of my regular suppliers for liquid soap colorants. This time as I took each...
Declare and Celebrate Your Independence

Declare and Celebrate Your Independence

The United States of America celebrates it’s independence from the British annually on July 4th. It was the day that the Declaration of Independence was adopted, July 4, 1776.  The Continental Senate was declaring to the British government that they were free...