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Easter Egg Bath Bombs Recipe   Here’s what you’ll need:   2 C. Sodium Bicarbonate 1 C. Citric Acid 10 – 30 drops Forget Me Not Blossoms Fragrance Oil 2 t. Sweet Almond Oil Spray bottle of Witch Hazel 2 Large/Medium Bowls Empty plastic eggs (I got mine at the local dollar store)   — […]

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Coffee Cup Candles   You might have seen those adorable candle mugs at the craft fair or online. Some are selling up to $25.00 for a small size mug.  Today I am going to show you how to make these adorable mugs at a fraction of the price. Look in your cabinets, do you see […]

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Galaxy Soap Bar Recipe These bars are really out of this world! This recipe is so simple and you can use just about any color re-batch (leftover) soap bars. This past week I made Valentine’s soap, needless to say, I had plenty of pink and purple leftover. Re-batching is the simplest way to create something […]

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I wanted to incorporate all colors of the rainbow in this special confetti soap. My favorite part about doing this type of soap is that you never quite know what you’ll get until you begin slicing the bars of soap. This recipe is a little more time-consuming than most because it includes many colors. Alternatively, […]

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Botanical Bath Bombs Recipe   After the overwhelmingly positive response we’ve received from our Bath Bomb Ornament tutorial, I wanted to do a similar recipe, this time using botanicals as part of the formed bath bomb. Since this recipe calls for soap molds rather than classic bath bomb molds, it is a great way for […]

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Hello Wine Lovers, I bet you didn’t know Bulk Apothecary carries many different wine fragrance oils. Well, we do and they all smell terrific! Just trying to figure out which scent to use in this recipe was a pretty difficult decision! Grab yourself your favorite glass and let’s get started with this soap bar wine […]

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Cookie Cutter Heart Soap Recipe Valentine’s Day is the perfect excuse to get crafty and create something special from the heart. For those who love this holiday, this recipe will be right up your alley. Instead of giving those traditional Valentine’s Day cards, why don’t you try something different? Like these heart-shaped soap bars made […]

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Valentine Soap Recipe With Valentine’s Day approaching, I wanted to make a soap that could be a versatile gift – yielding eight bars a tray, this is a great way to show the people in your life that you love them! What better fragrance to use than Bulk Apothecary’s version of “Falling in Love?”   […]

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DIY Stress Relief Balm Recipe What can you do to reduce your level of stress? Need a pick me up midday? Here’s a simple DIY recipe you can whip up in no time. You’ll be making a small amount. But, a little goes a long way. Hand these little tins to a few friends this […]

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Now that the holidays have passed, I wanted to experiment with a skin-loving, floral soap. With freezing, below-zero temperatures, I found myself wanting to complain and shudder, but then I realized I am lucky enough to live somewhere that we get to experience all four seasons. Beauty can be found anywhere – you just have […]

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Winter Soap Bars   Winter has arrived! That fresh scent of the brisk winter air, combined with woodsy smells such as cedarwood and birch. The smell alone will have you feeling like you’re walking through the woods. Plus, that earthly scent will instantly wake up your senses.   In this recipe, we will be combining […]

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Eggnog Holiday Dessert I’ve been searching the internet for a new holiday dessert. There’s so many delicious recipes out there, but I’m looking for something different that I’ve never tried or made before. With the holiday get togethers happening ever day, I needed a new recipe idea and fast! Something quick and easy, but that […]

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  Between unpredictable weather, extended work hours, family gatherings, extracurricular activities and sports, it isn’t difficult to get caught up in the annual holiday rush. Did you accidentally forget someone off your list? This is perfect a perfect last-minute handmade gift idea for those of us who happen to forget or fall behind on our […]

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