December 3, 2017
This is the time of year I think, dream, and plan my winter crafting. Tis' the season. I think about finishing projects I didn't last winter and starting new projects. If you're anything like me, you're doing the same thing.
December 2, 2017
The women I come from, my mom, aunties and grandmas; make beautiful, useful, warm and cozy things. They knit, crochet, sew, quilt, appliqué, and weave. I belong to a lineage of women makers, it is a heritage I am proud of and deeply grateful for. Women who make warmth out of scraps, beauty of balls of yarn, homes out of handmade.
January 19, 2017
If I was new to making soap and body care products I think I'd start with lotion bars. The ingredients are relatively easy to source, the recipe and directions are a breeze, and it makes a great product.
February 15, 2016
My latest batch of lip balm is a new recipe and it's a winner and I've discovered a super easy way to fill lip balm tubes.
November 16, 2015
I am very pleased to present Laurent's most recent project - a 2016 wall calendar. On sale now for holiday gift giving.
April 23, 2015
Real life, project-based learning is driven by a person's natural need or want to make or build something. These projects arise from an innate desire or interest to figure something out, express an idea, have an experience, or participate in community and culture.
February 20, 2015
Culinary and citrus essential oils are a dominant theme in this winter's soap, lotion, and lip balm making.