• Gardeners soap recipe. Learn how to make DIY gardeners soap with exfoliating botanicals to scrub away dirt and grime without stripping or drying out your skin.

    Gardeners Soap Recipe with Exfoliating Botanicals

    June 21, 2019

    This homemade cold process gardeners soap recipe is made with exfoliating botanicals and three skin conditioning body butters. So it doesn’t just get you clean, it also helps to nourish skin! Life is messy. Sometimes it’s even dirty. So when it comes time to clean up the dirt left behind from your summer shenanigans, projects…

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  • DIY Handmade Exfoliating Spring Gardener's Soap Recipe

    Exfoliating Spring Gardeners Cold Process Soap Recipe

    February 25, 2014

    With spring right around the corner now is the perfect time to start making this exfoliating gardeners cold process soap recipe. Make it now and it will be cured and ready right about time to put your first seedlings in the ground. I made this homemade pink and green exfoliating soap using two different batches…

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  • DIY Homemade Strawberry Preserves Cold Process Soap Recipe

    Homemade Strawberry Preserves Soap Recipe

    November 13, 2013

    Ever wondered about this homemade soap (above) featured within my DIY Soapmaking Tutorial? It’s actually a deliciously scented strawberry preserves soap recipe that I used to sell on my local farmer’s market years ago. I haven’t made this soap in a long time, but when digging through some old books and loose recipes yesterday, I actually…

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  • This homemade patchouli soap recipe is perfect for the hippie in you! It contains a naturally exfoliating "granola crunch" and patchouli essential oil. Comes with free printable cigar band soap labels.

    Natural Homemade Patchouli Soap Recipe with Printable Cigar Band Labels

    August 6, 2013

    I’ve been wanting to make a new patchouli soap recipe for a while. I had stopped making it some time back as the cost of patchouli essential oil had gotten so high. Now that it’s come back down, I decided to formulate a homemade patchouli soap recipe with a hippie theme. While the fragrance of…

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  • How to Make Handmade Soaps with an Exfoliating Strip

    June 20, 2013

    There are lots of simple ways to “dress up” your homemade cold process soaps. Creating an exfoliating strip in your soap is not only aesthetically pleasing, but it also gives your handmade soap an added benefit. To create this look you’ll need to choose an additive to use as as your scrubby center strip. Consider…

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