If you could wrap the Pacific Northwest up in a bar of soap, I think this would be it. Detoxifying benefits of natural sea salt from the Hood Canal combine with the relaxing and balancing aroma of cedar wood essential oil to form what is quickly becoming a PNW from...


We have been having a lot of fun researching various natural soap making ingredients and in doing so came across activated charcoal or activated carbon. One of the best-known cleansing/detoxifying agents out there, activated charcoal is carbon that has been treated to...

Natural soap. What is the big deal?

Why bother with natural or handmade soap? How does natural soap compare with commercial soap? What is the best soap out there for you and your family? Here I share with you a little of what I have learned about the benefits of natural soaps and why I bother.

Hi, I’m Tania.

Tania, PNW from Scratch

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