That title makes me happy too … because it is true!
Soap is really taking over our house … and garage. There is barely enough room in our two-car garage for one car anymore. I only have one corner as a workshop but it is expanding outwards.
I started off airing soap on top of the fridge, then Maus made me a shelf in the laundry. One shelf!! What was she thinking? Then she acquired this wonderful 5-shelf display stand… and then, not so long ago, we bought another stand from Ikea. Alas, the Ikea stand is nearly full. I think it is time for another stall. Continue reading
I must tell you about the stall I had at the Easter weekend market. I have already told you about the success of the passionfruit but I also sold a moderate amount of soap which WAS, of course, the main reason for the stall.
Have I mentioned I am obsessed with soap YouTube videos? I am guessing I have. Well, if you watch more than a few thousand then you will, invariably, come across 50 or 500 that tell you how to start a soap-making business. One of the tips they give is “know your market”. Continue reading
I started writing this post on Saturday, then thought I should add a couple of food snippets (as this is a food blog) and before you knew it, I had a post written about my pavlova.
So what have I really been doing over the Christmas break? Making soap, of course! Continue reading
Maus thinks I am obsessed. I don’t know why. She complains that I only talk about one thing. And for some reason, she doesn’t think it is normal that I spend all my spare time watching YouTube videos. I don’t know what her problem is. I think I am normal 🙂
You see, I just love soap making. It is so addictive, it is hard not to love it. I have considered the reasons and discussed it in detail in a previous post, Pavlov’s dog and intermittent reinforcement. The more I get obsessed with making soap, the more I think I am right. Continue reading