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
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
So what soaps have really performed well for me in my little Olive Leaf & Honey Etsy shop? I'm going to talk about the five who have really performed well with all of them being continuously popular with repeat customers. Pink Clay Sea Salt - the only soap from the Sea Salt range, this has … Continue reading My Top Five Best Selling OLH Soaps
Wow, it's almost been a year since my last post which is just tragic. I'm not sure what happened, except maybe social media overload. Going from someone who rarely even accessed her Facebook to having a business Facebook page, Instagram, 2x Work Emails and 2x Etsy shops, blogging just kind of got waylaid to the … Continue reading Hello There!
I wanted to introduce you a little more to this soap. I published some photos on facebook a wee while back about it, but here are some further embellishments to this soap. Charcoal & Black Seed is the first soap I formulated for my new business. By this I mean it was the first soap … Continue reading Organic Charcoal & Black Seed Soap
Hello Everyone! I’m very excited to introduce my new soap range. I’ve created two ranges; Organic Olive Oil & Honey soaps and Organic Sea Salt soaps. I’ll talk a bit more about the latter in another post in the future. So the OOH soaps (or OOOH soaps if you want to include the organic :-)) … Continue reading My New Soap Range: Organic Olive Oil and Honey Soaps