Let’s talk about Bunny Farts

No, really! Surprisingly, this does not smell like carrots. No, it smells more like sweet vanilla cake with blueberries and lemon. Fruity and sweet! This is the October limited edition soap, which you can find here. And that’s not all, because there are a few left from earlier in the …

Five popular floral scented soaps

Flowers smell wonderful, just like nature intended. But let’s be honest, that fragrance doesn’t always translate well to bath products. Who else has picked up a favorite floral fragrance in a soap, shampoo, or lotion, only to have it smell chemical and over-sweet? If you’re as particular about floral fragrances …

This Week in HaldeCraft: Soap

A combination this week of restocks and new soaps — Orange Clove is back in stock in the Celtic Knotwork design, and also new in the Yarn & Knitting Needle design (it joins three other new fragrances in that design, as well). The same Yarn & Knitting Needle design is …

Miscellaneous Marked-Down Soap

Let’s talk about my listing of Miscellaneous Marked-Down soap! Occasionally I decide to get rid of a fragrance, if it’s not selling well, and for a long time I had multiple designs in the same fragrance, and I’ve decided to get rid of the design that isn’t as popular. This …

Culling the (soap) herd

The things I know to be universal truths can sometimes be boiled down to [somewhat] pithy sayings. “Show up; do the work” … “Perfect is the enemy of finished”… and “Kill your darlings.” You all know that I’m reducing my Etsy footprint, and just today I have moved all the …

Retiring soap fragrances

I might have only casually mentioned this, so here’s a Real Announcement: in January, I retired the Cocoa Butter soap fragrance, and in February I retired the Cucumber Melon fragrance. You can find what’s left in stock of those two scents (and other random fragrances) in my Miscellaneous Marked Down …

Giving back/paying it forward

I’ve never had the kind of money set aside where I could do random large donations to charities or non-profits that represent something I believe in, so to offset that lack I’ve always tried to be generous with my time. I’ve volunteered at many organizations here and there throughout the …