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      Honeychiles replied to the thread Recipe help please?.
      Thank you everyone! Part of my thinking for using RBO is that it's my normal, every day cooking oil whereas I have to buy plain olive...
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      Honeychiles reacted to KiwiMoose's post in the thread Recipe help please? with Like Like.
      @Honeychiles - a good point made by @Quilter99755 about the humidity. All of NZ has relatively high humidity (summer and winter) so...
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      Honeychiles reacted to Quilter99755's post in the thread Recipe help please? with Like Like.
      I have one bar left that is over two years old with 60%RBO, with cocoa butter, PKO and castor oil. No DOS in it. My usual recipe starts...
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      Honeychiles reacted to TheGecko's post in the thread Recipe help please? with Like Like.
      I considered that when I first decided to make soap which is why I went with the Beginner's Cold Process Soaping Kit from BB...it gave...
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      Honeychiles reacted to Zany_in_CO's post in the thread Recipe help please? with Like Like.
      Ditto! Thanks for the laugh! Brought back not-so-fond memories. 😂 Soapers Choice, where I buy my oils, sells a 50/50 olive oil/RBO for...
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      Honeychiles replied to the thread Recipe help please?.
      Thank you for the fantastic advice KiwiMoose and AliOop ☺️ I have been brave and bought Shea butter and ROE. I was thinking of reducing...
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      Honeychiles reacted to AliOop's post in the thread Recipe help please? with Like Like.
      Saponifried 😂 I am going to use that one! Ditto everything @KiwiMoose said. But if you decide not to add cocoa butter or shea just yet...
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      Honeychiles reacted to KiwiMoose's post in the thread Recipe help please? with Like Like.
      Some people have reported using it at higher amounts and have had no problems with DOS. If you used it at 30% would you take the extra...
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      Hi all ☺️ I'm a soaping newbie and would really appreciate some more experienced eyes looking over a recipe I'm considering trying...
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      Honeychiles reacted to lgilchrist33's post in the thread Hi! with Like Like.
      Hi, I'm in New Zealand too, and I've just discovered this forum. So looking forward to learning more. Best wishes for your soap making...
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      Honeychiles replied to the thread Hi!.
      Hi KiwiMoose. I'm in Christchurch so a bit further south. Thank you for picking up my typo earlier- I should have written 80% olive oil...
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      Honeychiles reacted to Marsi's post in the thread Hi! with Like Like.
      Hi Honeychillies, You're welcome :) Traditional French olive oil soap (Marseilles Soap) includes the use of seawater in the...
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      Honeychiles reacted to KiwiMoose's post in the thread Hi! with Like Like.
      Hiya Honeychiles! Where are you? I'm in Hamilton. Mildness might come with time - or it might be that your CO is too high at 25%...
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      Honeychiles replied to the thread New to the soap world!.
      Hi Tiffany, I'm a newbie too ☺️ I've made one batch and found the prospect a lot more daunting than the actual soap making! I do...
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      Honeychiles replied to the thread Hi!.
      Thank you for your responses! Iluminameluna and Marsi, I really appreciate the time you've put into your messages. My recipe was...
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