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Jan 3rd 2019

Happy New Year 2019

Thank you all for an amazing year this past 2018!  The last few months at the shop have been a blur and I am grateful for some extra sleep for the start of 2019.  A lot was great but some parts were just plain lousy in 2018 for personal and…

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Sep 1st 2018

Peaceful Valley Olive Oil Soap

Originally published on July 15th, 2014One hundred and twenty years ago today, this photograph was taken at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Pilot Knob, Missouri which is part of the region known as the Arcadia Valley. It’s a simple, humble church bu…

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Sep 1st 2018

Dorothy Reese Handmade Soap

A couple of weeks back, I mentioned that I had made the new Dorothy Reese Soap and here it is!Last month, I was asked by the Mina Sauk GFWC if I wanted to participate in their goody bag for their conference and was excited to do so. Plus, Lorelei Lee…

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