Author Archives: Chelle

About Chelle

Loves soaping, cardmaking & crafts, photography is becoming a passion, enjoys travel, reading, cooking, gardening, am married to my soul mate, live on some acres away from the city ... loves life for what it is!

The world lost a beautiful soul …

A week ago today I received that phone call that no one ever wants to receive. My dear friend Annette, who I’ve known for nearly 40 years, lost her battle with the Big C. Annette fought courageously and with dignity … Continue reading

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September already …

I am seriously wondering where this year has gone. I mean it’s the 5th of September already. I was honestly going to start writing on my blog more often, yet January was my last post. Ok, in my defense, I … Continue reading

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I think I am …

I think I am a terrible blogger. I seem to get all enthused for a short period of time, then life gets busy and my blog gets neglected. There really isn’t any other good explanation or reason. I’m not promising … Continue reading

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Welcome 2016 …

Here I am thinking it’s only been a couple of weeks since I last blogged. Oh my … where does time escape to? I think I am in love with soap making. I know I may have mentioned this late … Continue reading

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I love soaping …

I think I may have mentioned that this soaping stuff is pretty addictive. I have so many ideas running through my head of soaps that I want to make. On my to try list is carrot, pumpkin, banana, strawberry, aloe, … Continue reading

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Soaping …

It seems this soaping caper is somewhat addictive! I now have a number of batches under my belt and thankfully, no disasters to make mention of. After the Orange Poppyseed I made this Gardener’s Soap with Cedarwood, Tea Tree & … Continue reading

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Orange Poppyseed

When I ordered the goods I needed to make soap I didn’t take into consideration exactly what I wanted other than to make soap so I ordered some micas & ultramarine colours and fragrance oils.  Then I discovered this wonderful … Continue reading

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