How My Company Got It’s Name

The Bonnie Bath Co.  It took awhile for this name to formulate and it was actually my daughter, then 8 years old, who named the company.  Many people assume it is named after me, the owner, which, as you know, is Erica.  I do not personally know anyone named Bonnie either.  So why this name and not another? Well, it …

Girl on Fire Hunger Games Inspired Soaps

Girl on Fire Hunger Games Inspired Soaps

Girl on Fire Hunger Games Inspired Soaps.  It is scented in Orange Pekoe Tea with smoky, sophisticated undertones.  I really like this soap, especially the scent – it’s unique.  Each one is different.  Some have a small flicker of a flame and others have a raging fire.         More peeks coming soon!  The Bonnie Bath Co. offers handmade …

In Atlanta

I arrived in Atlanta, GA this afternoon to rain and fog.  I’ve driven past Atlanta before to get to Stone Mountain a few years ago, but never got to visit the city. My daughter auditioned for the Atlanta Ballet in February and was accepted into a 2 week intensive camp, hence the trip.  They offer dorms, but my daughter is still …

Soap Assortments

Just a peek at a couple of soap assortments I put up on Etsy.  100% natural, made with essential oils. For Her   For Him     More peeks coming soon!  The Bonnie Bath Co. offers handmade soaps, bath and body treats, and scents for the home. Many products are 100% natural or almost all natural, created in small batches using the finest quality …

New Packaging Reveal - Milk and Honey Lotion

New Packaging Reveal – Milk and Honey Lotion

Here’s a peek of our new lotion labels and packaging.  More to come.  For more information, see our other blog, click here.  I can tell you that a couple of these will change a little, but overall I am pleased. More peeks coming soon!  The Bonnie Bath Co. offers handmade soaps, bath and body treats, and scents for the home. Many …

Orange Blossom Cold Process Soap Sneak Peek

Orange Blossom Cold Process Soap Sneak Peek

I whipped up a batch of my Orange Blossom soap this evening. I usually make it a peach and cream swirl with a sprinkle of dried orange peel on top. This time I made it with a deep shade of orange and the cream was a bit darker, too. I then topped it with dried orange slices as well as …

HCSG Advanced Certified Soapmaker

HCSG Advanced Certified Soapmaker

I did it!! At the Handcrafted Soapmaker’s Guild 2010 Conference, I passed the Basic Soapmaker Certification. I then tested for the Advanced certification and sent in my soap sample. Today I officially passed and am now one of 20 or so Advanced Certified Soapmakers worldwide. What does this mean? Well not much has changed. It simply means that I have …

The Beautiful Blogger Award

Last week, while catching up on my blog reading (I’ve been behind on EVERYTHING this month), I saw that Amy of Great Cakes Soapworks was given the Beautiful Blogger Award. I was really excited for her because I also love her blog and felt she truly deserved a little acknowledgement. Amy shares information on soapmaking, whipped shea butters, lip balms, …

Holiday Soaps Plus More Featured On Etsy

Holiday Soaps Plus More Featured On Etsy

I decided to make one holiday soap this year in 4 scents (Frasier Fir, Winter Wonderland, Home for the Holidays, and Cranberry Fig), so I chose to test out Debbie’s method from her Soapylove book for making plaid soaps, my first dabble in the melt and pour world. I made a Christmas plaid with red, green and sparkly gold and …

I’ve Been Featured and There’s a Contest

I’ve been featured on the Handcrafted Soapmaker’s Guild blog (click here). It reveals how I became a soapmaker. You’ll find out my dirty little secret – I have a thing for sheep. Now don’t be scared, shocked or mordified. Don’t remove yourself from following my blog because I’m a weirdo. Thus far, I have kept my secret under wraps and …

Stone Mountain Show a Success

Stone Mountain Show a Success

I’m finally back (well in body, not in mind) from Stone Mountain where I sold my products at the highland games (I have an extensive line of Celtic designs and scents). Everything was awesome except I was freezing. When I left S. FL, the temp was 90 degrees. It was in the 30’s and 40’s at the games. While the …