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This is where you'll find us in July

This is where you'll find us in July

We've got a busy weekend coming up with two market stalls in two days: On Saturday 27 July we'll be at our usual Stroud Farmers' Market stall (4th ...

These are the 'thank you' gifts your child's teachers *really* want to receive

These are the 'thank you' gifts your child's teachers *really* want to receive

After a year in the classroom/football field/ballet studio/school band your child's teacher is looking forward to a well deserved rest 💆‍♀️💆🏽‍♂️And...

Cheltenham people love their dogs!

Cheltenham people love their dogs!

People in Cheltenham really love their dogs! We know this because our natural dog soap was the best selling product at our market Cheltenham's Mont...

How glad I was that I took a moment to 'stand and stare' this morning

How glad I was that I took a moment to 'stand and stare' this morning

How glad I was that I took a moment to 'stand and stare' this morning ☀️🌺 With a busy weekend ahead getting ready for our stall at Cheltenham's Mo...

Want to know the secret of a waggy tail?

Want to know the secret of a waggy tail?

We asked Murphy, winner of the Randwick Wap 'Waggiest Tail' competition the secret to his success: "It's all down to College Green natural soap for...

This is what you need if the London Marathon has inspired you to take up running

This is what you need if the London Marathon has inspired you to take up running

Judging by the number of runners pounding the pavements, marathon-fever is in full swing. So if you've been inspired to take up running the chance ...

What a difference two years makes!

What a difference two years makes!

Our Stroud Farmers' Market stall looked SO different just 2 years ago. Since then we've introduced a package free option for all our soaps, change...

We found this garden inspiration amongst scarecrows

We found this garden inspiration amongst scarecrows

We've just enjoyed the annual Chalford Scarecrow Trail, an annual self guided walk around a Cotswold village near Stroud. Participating homes and b...

Double birthday celebrations

Double birthday celebrations

The great thing about starting a business on your birthday is you never forget your business anniversary, so we had double celebrations on 31 Janua...

The art of silver clay in just one day

The art of silver clay in just one day

What can you learn in just one day?  Quite a lot, it turns out, if you enrol, like I did on a silver clay jewellery making corse at the WI college...

How my £100 New Years Eve outfit cost less than £15

How my £100 New Years Eve outfit cost less than £15

I found the brand new £75 Next dress still with its £75 price tag intact in Minchinhampton's Longfield Care charity shop for a bargain £10. The bla...

Just one more job before we stop for Christmas

Just one more job before we stop for Christmas

Our last project of the year was to supply our lovely village pub The Vine Tree in Randwick with individually wrapped little soaps as favours for t...