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Lotion Bar Cafe's Future

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Lotion Bar Cafe's Future

Before Josh quit his job this time last year, we had many discussions about the workload running a small business required. With him coming from construction, a steady job where he could clock in and clock out feeling great about the work he did that day, I was worried he would think this would be a walk in the park. To think back to that time and what I thought was a good understanding of what we were taking on, makes me giggle at how ignorant we really were.  Even though Lexi and I had been working with Holly day...

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Sweet Georgia! Our Second Stop On Our Tour!

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***For those of you that are wondering what the tour was all about here is a recap: We drove and taught on the east coast classes based off my book  Make it Fizz and I am sharing the journey with you. Day 3 of our travels #blogyourbrand After leaving Alabama we headed north to Perry, Ga to see my friend Michelle Rhoades the owner of Mossy Creek Naturals and Mossy Creek Soap Studio. She graciously invited us to stop there and do a class and book signing.The studio is amazing and so cute! Michelle's store is two blocks away and...

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A Sweet Spice From A Friend

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Day 18 #Blogyourbrand ~Every Bar Has A Story~ Cozy Cardamom Cozy Cardamom is a new soap named by my dear friend Sue. Sue has seen our business from the beginning, and is an amazing woman of God. Sue and George moved to the Middle East a few years ago, and they always go to the local markets. They brought me back a gift of spices, saffron, and cardamom pods. Oh, man, do they smell good! I wanted to make a bar for her and use the cardamom in it, so first I put the pods in olive oil to infuse them....

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Last Minute Checklist For A Holiday Show

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Day 17  #Blogyourbrand Last Minute Checklist For A Holiday Show Oh my goodness we have filled the goody bags 100 of them. Here is a picture of the girls. This is the last push to get everything ready for our annual Handmade Hollyday. We have labeled all we can! Tables are set for the vendors.     I thought I would give a little check list of what needs to be finished. So if you are having a holiday show you can use it too. Tables set Goody bags Tickets Pens Refreshments Jars for tickets (for drawing) Lunch ordered for...

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Simply Start...........

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Ever have the feeling of where do I begin? The overwhelming feeling that it has to be perfect in order to be made, shared, or even blogged about? The feeling of "Am I good enough?" or even "I am way behind, so why start now?" True confession: I have that feeling a lot. Well today I am not letting that fear take over anymore. My tagline is "Every Bar Has a Story". I am going to let you into my soapy world a bit more and share with you some of "their" stories. Some are happy, some are sad, and...

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