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Goodbye Summer!

Goodbye Summer!

I’m often asked what my favourite soap is, which is a really difficult question to answer because there’s so much to choose from. There’s everything from fruity, sugary scents to spicy, muskier fragrances and I like to mix and match literally…

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Less Waste Toiletry Bag

Less Waste Toiletry Bag

Travelling can create a lot of unnecessary waste. Toiletry bags can easily fill up with lots of plastics and disposable items such as small bottles and sample sized products. Travel sized products may seem like the ideal solution to travellin…

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The Environment Matters!

The Environment Matters!

When you wash with my handmade soap there is a thin layer of glycerin left behind which draws moisture from the air onto your skin to keep it hydrated and prevent dryness. This isn’t the case with mass produced bar soaps where the glycerin is…

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Sometimes, life can be rough – Exfoliate!

Sometimes, life can be rough – Exfoliate!

We often don't think about it, but skin is our body's largest organ, so it's important we take good care of it. Our skin can shed 30,000 to 40,000 dead cells per minute naturally and, on average, we generate a new layer of skin every two to f…

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Christmas Presents that Don’t Cost the Earth

Christmas Presents that Don’t Cost the Earth

It goes without saying that 2020 has been a peculiar year. It appears although the year never really got really started and now Christmas is just around corner. It’s hard to predict exactly what it will look like but it certainly won't be wha…

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Dare to be different – it’s not that spooky!

There’s going to be a full moon at the end of this month but forget everything you know about how October 31 is traditionally celebrated. Like lots of things, it’s going to be a bit different this year but, just because we need to remain soci…

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Get up and Go!

Get up and Go!

You may or may not be a morning person, but don’t underestimate the power of scent and colour to help you rise and shine! Just as certain scents like lavender can help you drift off to sleep, other aromas can be just what you need to feel ale…

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​Pawz 4 PADS

​Pawz 4 PADS

Out of all of the events which have been cancelled this year, it’s the dog friendly ones which I have missed the most. Including all the lovely PADS events which had been planned for their 30th anniversary year. Perthshire Abandoned Dogs Soci…

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The Scent of Summer

Our sense of smell is one of the most powerful senses we possess, and the merest hint of something familiar can trigger a special memory. The reason for this is simple - there is a direct scientifically proven link in our brains between memor…

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