Olive Leaf & Honey New Website

  This has been a long year with a lot of changes.  The main one being moving our business out of the family home and into rented premises where we can focus solely on soap making production and have a lot more storage space for our products, ingredients, packaging and soap equipment. The other main … Continue reading Olive Leaf & Honey New Website

The Future of Olive Leaf & Honey

Lately I've had to ask a few tough questions about the future of Olive Leaf & Honey.  Starting a business from scratch is never going to be easy in whatever area.  It takes a lot of time, effort, research and money.  Lots and lots of money and upfront too.  So after a year if things … Continue reading The Future of Olive Leaf & Honey

Hot Process Soap Making – A New Venture

What is hot process I here you ask?  Well it is a traditional method (likely ancient) of soap making which still includes combining a sodium hydroxide solution with your choice of triglycerides.  But whereas, in cold process soap you add these ingredients together relatively cooled, in hot process the combined batter is cooked over a … Continue reading Hot Process Soap Making – A New Venture