Monday, August 23, 2010

Field of Dreams

One of my very favorite handcrafted soaps is my 'Field of Dreams - Lavender.' I love raising the oh-so-fragrant lavender, even though it's tricky to winter it over in the house. It's hard to walk past that plant without pulling off a couple leaves and rubbing them between my fingers to release that great burst of fragrance.

Lavender, waiting to be used in my soaps!

Lavender is such a popular fragrance that we've made more lavender soap than any other. Made with all-natural base oils, essential oils, and botanicals (yes, lavender from our own garden, -or from the pot on our deck-  dried and crushed), Field of Dreams Lavender is an all-time favorite. Close your eyes and you can imagine that you're standing amidst the huge lavender fields of England.

Ingredients: Coconut oil, Olive oil, Palm oil, Soybean oil, Essential oils, All-natural botanicals, Distilled water, Sodium hydroxide

Getting several trays of fresh lavender ready for the dehydrator

Top shelf, Field of Dreams curing for six weeks before getting their labels 

Field of Dreams - Lavender, wrapped in cello bag, gift-ready for you!

All my soaps are appx. 4 oz. and wrapped in pretty labels and cello envelopes, which make them nice gifts to give to the new teacher, grandma, new mom, a birthday gift, or even just to add a kind-to-your-skin, luxurious bar of fragrant soap to your own shower! You'll love it!  :-)

So, go to my soap store, Soap'n'Such, and order 5 bars. We'll send you a sixth bar FREE!  Check out my soap gift packages while there. :-)

Make someone smile today - even if it's you! :-)

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Unknown said...

Cool! I'm going over to your store right now! Funny, but I was going to send you an e-mail about your products this week! Great minds think alike :-) Have a great day!

Denise said...

I bet it smells heavenly.

Michelle said...

Your soaps look good enough to eat!:-) I bet they smell good enough to eat too! What a lovely gift for teachers!

Unknown said...

I had no idea! Your endless talents continue to amaze me! Off to check out your store.

Unknown said...

I love lavender! I'm going to have to check out the soap store immediately!!! I didn't know you made soaps too...I love it!

Yenta Mary said...

I absolutely ADORE lavender! Those look beautiful -- what perfect gifts they would make ... :)

Unknown said...

Thanks for visiting Canning Week! Hope to see you come back later this week for more canning posts!
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the country cook said...

I've been planning to visit your store for quite some time now...I'll do it soon!

Tami said...

Ladies: I live by her "store" and I am here to tell you they are WONDERFUL! She does a wonderful job with them and they truly smell whatever the name is that she gives them. Worth ordering at least one and I promise, you will order more. They are very nice!

Jill said...

I love the smell of lavender! Hmmmmm so relaxing.

Mama Hen said...

Wow! You are so talented! I love the scent of lavender. I bet the soap is just fantastic! Have a great night. I am waiting for some more "climb over the dog" lines. :) How did that go? That was cute.

Mama Hen

Anonymous said...

I have a "thing" for handmade soaps. Lavender is a particular favorite! Fortunately for me - and unfortunately for you :) - my friend Lori bought me a year's worth of seasonal-scented soaps for Christmas last year, knowing my weakness. What a TREAT. You are blessed to be able to make and enjoy your own! There's no scent quite as relaxing as lavender...

partialemptynester said...

I love Field of's the soap I use the most from the sample pack I bought! I love them all, but I just have a thing for lavendar, mmmMmmm!

Cranberry Morning said...

Tami, thank you for such a nice endorsement! :-) Always fun to read your comments!

Lauri said...

Just found your blog through another blog. I really enjoyed looking over your soaps. This is one thing I have always wanted to learn how to make. However, I don't have time to breathe right now with 4 kids with school & sports. Hopefully this is something in my future.
Anyhoo, I just wanted to stop in & say hi. Love your pictures.

Michelle said...

Wanted to stop by and say I just entered your giveaway over at Lamp onto my Feet! Yay, I hope I win but very excited for who ever wins that lovely prize package!!! Speaking of lovely, what a beautiful picture of you!!!

mysteryhistorymom said...

I just ordered some! Yippee! I cannot wait! So hoping there is a lavender one and perhaps a raspberry cheesecake, although they all sound YUMMY! Lori


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