Fir & Cedar Soap – Newest Scent for Susan’s Soaps & More

Our newest soap scent, Fir & Cedar came about as a result of a customer request. One of our customers had requested a soap that smelled like a Christmas tree. We thought a soap that smelled like a Christmas tree sounded like a good addition to our line so we went to work on it.

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Texas Soapmaker’s Conference well worth attending!

I was originally on the fence about attending the Texas Soapmaker’s Conference. I mean times are a bit tough right now, orders down, money tight. Then they asked me to be on a panel and I thought well I’ll be there anyway I should attend the entire conference. I am so glad I did. They…

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Inside Our Soap Shop (Part II)

Today we are taking you back to the Susan’s Soaps & More Soap Shop to see the soap poured into molds as well as a demonstration of Annie making one of our soap cutouts.

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Tuesday is Soap Day (or at least the 1st day)

A number of people seem to be interested in what a soapmaker does.  So to answer that I am going to be chronicling my typical week for soapmaking.  Usually Tuesdays is when I melt the oils and the lye solution ready for any soap that we will make that week.  The soapmaking consumes a good…

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