Summer, Heat, and Melting Body Butters

Saving body butter from the blazing summer heat (and a tip for creating a custom blend of your own!)

What causes acne anyway?

Dirt doesn’t cause acne. Clogged pores, bacteria, & infected hair follicles do. Learn what acne is, what causes it, and how your skin care routine can help.

What Are Natural Soap Colorants?

Discovering some of the natural ingredients use to color soaps naturally – including some right from the pantry and garden!

What Is Your Skin Type?

Find out what skin type you have, and how to take care of it with naturally nourishing products.

Soothing the Dry Skin Woes

Itchy, scratchy, tight, and just down right uncomfortable. Dry skin can be caused by many factors. Here’s a list 6 of common causes of dry skin, and tips on how to fight back.

Introducing the new brand: alō Goods

alō Goods is a brand focused on nourishing your mind, body, & spirit through the enjoyment of natural handcrafted products.

FREE SOAP to Help Make Handwashing a Habit!

October 15th, 2016 is Global Handwashing Day! To help spread the word about hygiene and make handwashing a habit, every order over $10.00 will include a free bar of soap!  Gift your free bar to a friend, family member, or-

Piping Lavender Renaissance Soap

Entering the Great Cakes Soapworks Challange – This month’s challenge was Piped Soap. Just like you would pipe frosting onto a birthday cake, you can pipe cold process soap! Fun right?

Strawberry Patch – Growing, Harvesting, and Enjoying Strawberries!

10 tasty ways to enjoy your strawberry garden, and my tried and true strawberry patch pest control tricks!

Springtime Stings… Dealing with Bees and Wasps

Have a sting free spring with these tips for handling wasps and bees, and natural cures in case you go get stung – those jerks!