How To: Make a Terrarium

Terrarium for a friend with succulents: black prince, violet queen and zebra plants. A Terrarium is a miniature indoor garden contained within a clear container which has been around since the mid 1800’s. How to make a Terrarium Ingredients Any clear glass container: fish bowl, vase, jar (note: containers used with a glass cover need less… Continue reading How To: Make a Terrarium

Soap Making: Melt & Pour Process

How To Make Soap: Melt and Pour Process Method Ingredients: *Pyrex Measuring Jug (500ml to 1 litre ones are the best); *Long handled spoon (do not use wood but stainless steel is best); *Thermometer (long ones used to check milk heat for coffee frothing  is perfect but not essential); *Essential or Fragrant oils; *Melt and Pour… Continue reading Soap Making: Melt & Pour Process

Soap Making: Cold Process

Soap Making: Cold Process Method Ingredients: *Soap making pot (stainless steal pot is the best) *Measuring beakers or cups; *Kitchen scales; *Thermometer (long ones used to check milk heat for coffee frothing  is perfect); *Essential or Fragrant oils ; *Olive Oil (use canola or rice bran as substitute); *Coconut Oil (use palm or cocoa butter as… Continue reading Soap Making: Cold Process