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REDBUDSUDS joins 1% for the Planet

REDBUDSUDS joins 1% for the Planet

Remember getting an allowance as a kid? My parents gave my sister and I each the generous sum of one dime for every year of our age. So at age six, I got a whopping 60 cents a week. They taught us that no matter your income, you do three things: share, save, and then spend. As a six-year-old, that meant 20 cents to a good cause, 20 cents in the piggy bank, and 20 cents for ice-cream (obviously). Generous, right? As a self-employed adult, life is no longer quite that simple. There are bills to pay and a business start-up to...well, start-up! Although I'm inspired by the generosity instilled in me in...

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REDBUD SUDS GOES HOG HAPPY!

REDBUD SUDS GOES HOG HAPPY!

We believe in the power of knowing our source. Early this spring, I had the pleasure of visiting Homestead Springs and chatting with Jane Myers, the our local lard producer. Jane and her husband Damon run an amazing farm in Ashland, Ohio. They’ve got everything from hogs to cows to freshwater trout and salmon! We love how thoughtfully Damon and Jane approach agriculture. They’re the friendliest farmers I know, and we’re so proud to use their Berkshire lard in our soap. Lard in soap? You may be wondering why. Sorry, it doesn’t make soap smell like bacon. At RedbudSuds, we include locally...

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RedbudSuds Opens Mini-Shop in Ohio and New Online Store

RedbudSuds Opens Mini-Shop in Ohio and New Online Store

We're open and ready for business! On Friday, March 4th, we opened our first retail shop within the 2nd April Galerie in Canton, Ohio. Don't live in Ohio? No sweat! We opened a new online shop, too. In OHIO: The 2nd April Galerie boasts a lovely collection of local art and artisans, from ceramics, jewelry, photography, paintings and more… now including RedbudSuds. Be ye not confused: 2nd April Galerie is the name of the gallery, not the date we open. The RedbudSuds shop is on the second floor. Come visit any time! First Fridays are a great time to visit 2nd April...

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