Soapmaking Workshops: Dates Added

Soapmaking Workshops: Dates Added

We’ve booked some dates for our soapmaking workshops for the rest of the year. These are all happening at the Fishermens Chapel on New Road in Leigh On Sea (details are in the “book here” link for each event listed below), and are all suitable for...
Reflexology: an introduction

Reflexology: an introduction

I started making soap for my children and their ongoing struggles with eczema. After years of balancing soapmaking, a full-time job and studying, I have finally taken off my crazy hat and have decided to concentrate on soapmaking full time. Fuelled partially by long...
DIY Handmade Natural Deodorant Recipe

DIY Handmade Natural Deodorant Recipe

This weather! If you’re in the UK, chances are you’ve enjoyed the magnificent heatwave that we’ve all had. We’ve had to work a little harder to keep the gardens green (we’ve installed a water butt and filter system to catch our grey water...
Essential Oils: 5 Lemongrass Life Hacks

Essential Oils: 5 Lemongrass Life Hacks

Lemongrass is a classic component of Asian cuisine. The benefits, however, extend well beyond a citrus enhancement to dinner time. Here are some reasons you might want to make it a staple of your pantry, or be glad that you already have! Lowers Cholesterol If you...
Artisan Market at the Fishermens Chapel: 16 June

Artisan Market at the Fishermens Chapel: 16 June

We are really excited to be taking part in the Artisan Market at the Fishermens Chapel on the 16th of June. It’s the venue we use for our soapmaking classes, so it’s going to be a lot of fun to have a pop up stall there instead of teaching everyone the ins...
Essential Oils: 5 Tea Tree Essential Oil Treatments

Essential Oils: 5 Tea Tree Essential Oil Treatments

Essential Oils: 5 Tea Tree Oil Treatments So it turns out the tea tree is good for more than just making Captain Cook’s favourite infusion. This humble antipodean shrub is the source of an essential oil that can prove invaluable for the more oily among us, and has...