That I pass along the news, Bay Horse Soaperie has lost one of its bays. Thomas the Good Horse was humanely euthanized Friday, January 5th. Sometime during the night he fell, and was unable to stand again. Rest in peace, my good friend, 20 years was not nearly enough. You took a piece of my heart, now run free with it.
If you've checked out the store lately, you probably noticed a pretty big change in my labels. It was a hard decision--I really liked the simplicity and (relatively) easiness of the wrap-around style bands. However, they posed a whole host of problems, so change was needed. One of the biggest challenges with soap is that as it cures, it loses water. As it loses water, it shrinks a tiny bit, we're talking millimeters. Not a significant difference, but enough of one to make for