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Bahamas Mama (New Soap For the Summer)

Bahamas Mama (New Soap For the Summer)

Bahamas Mama This old smudged picture is of my mom on my parent’s honeymoon in the summer of [date redacted] to the Bahamas. My sister and I always called this picture “Bahamas Mama” although our mom was quick to remind us that she wasn’t either of our “mama” back then and since she became our “mama,” … Continue reading

Eden’s Rivers  Hits a Milestone

Eden’s Rivers Hits a Milestone

When people turn 50, they either celebrate or wonder how they could have done things better. Many do both. So what does a person do when they’ve had their 50th sale? After a couple of months of part-time selling on eBay Eden’s Rivers  has hit a milestone. We’ve received our “blue star.” Of course, eBay doesn’t count … Continue reading

Got Soap? Beauty and Milk

Got Soap? Beauty and Milk

Milk—it is the first food we eat. In fact, it is the first food all mammals eat. Even the Bible mentions milk a whopping 58 times. According to The Untold Story of Milk by Ron Shmid, “The Old Testament refers to a ‘land which floweth with milk and honey’….The phrase describes Palestine as a land of … Continue reading

The first new spring soap is now curing—Spring Fling!

The first new spring soap is now curing—Spring Fling!

I love this new soap  and it  looks and smells just like those tri-color sherbet containers with orange, raspberry, and lime. But, this soap has a grown-up twist with the floral scents of of peonies, neroli, violet, and juniper berries acting as finishing notes. The “Dreamsicle” fragrance gave me a few problems by accelerating trace, I had a  … Continue reading

Eden’s Rivers – Making Soap is Fun!

Reasons #2 It’s Fun! The first reason is for health. The second is for joy. When I made my first bar of soap, it was amazing.  I made soap ! I’d been making to make my own lotions and creams for years, but this was soap. It had bubbles and everything! Plus, I could scent … Continue reading