We have now decided, after making it a few times (like 5 in the last month and a half), that homemade pizza is best! So good that I didn’t get pics of when they were finished….except when my daughter decided to make a stromboli this last time. My hubby likes pepperoni (sausage give him heartburn) … Continue reading Our Homemade Pizza
We had what we call ‘whatever night’ at our house tonight. I’ve been wanting to make this for awhile but half my family doesn’t share the love of peas. I made this with adding shrimp sautéed in garlic butter and cut them up in little pieces. Its very tasty. Here is the recipe … Orzotto … Continue reading Orzotto with Peas
Alittle while ago, December 17th to be exact I made what I was calling ChocoBerry soap. To be ready, ok I didn’t calculate the times that great….Im new to making soap, but anyway to be ready for valentine’s day. I scented it with chocolate covered strawberry scent, via Natures Garden fragrance oil. Well I went, … Continue reading Valentines soap…
Yesterday I made a batch of Baby Soft/Sensitive soap. I unmolded and cut it today. Looks nice! In the olive oil, I infused calendula, comfrey and chamomile; those aid in healing the skin. I use the calendula and comfrey in my homemade Neosporin and it helps in healing wonderfully! My next soap, for valentines is … Continue reading Aids in healing….
Made a new soap last night, a partial lard bar and it was beautiful when making it, but the cut was even better than I thought it would come out!Thanks to some name suggestions I named this batch Magical Mermaid 🧜♀️. The smell is sweet and kind of oceany, it was Sea Salt fragrance from … Continue reading Magical Mermaid Soap
Hubby needed some kind of good and moisturizing cream for his feet, that is unscented. So I made my own body butter with avocado oil, coconut oil, shea butter and castor oil. Out of the remainder of the butter that wouldn’t fit all into this container and added peppermint essential oil and some red mica. … Continue reading Body butter
I made gingerbread scented body butter. It’s wonderful! Lightly scented, I really only smell the cinnamon but I think it’s awesome!!
I can’t believe I have been out of my mind and forgotten to write here. I made more soap about a week after my first one, it was kinda a mess. I learned a valuable lesson, don’t buy my scents from the local stores, buy it online… but I also learned to look online about … Continue reading Ocean Swirl
I made soap! I am excitedly waiting for them to cure, 4-6 weeks seems like an eternity! This is my oatmeal, milk & honey. It has colloidal oatmeal, goats milk and TX honey in it. It smells so good! This is my Ocean Swirl. It smells so clean and refreshing! I did learn something with … Continue reading I made soap!
Well, I purchased everything to get atleast one batch if not two different batches of soap done. Unfortunately it is going take awhile to get the supplies to me tho, I thought it would take a few days not over a week. 😔, I guess I have to relearn patience…especially since the setting time for … Continue reading Soap making