Tag Archive 'Hand Candy'

Last week we launched our latest Sugar Scrub scent, Orange Spearmint. What goes into the development?  Here is quickie overview. This scent was created by luck. I had my daughter and her friend in my studio and told them that they could experiment with some blends. My daughter’s friend asked me to mix sweet orange […]

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This Is What The Kids Want

Editor/Owner Note from Erica:  We do not recommend or endorse eating Hand Candy Sugar Scrub, but at least it’s all natural, so if your kids sneak into your bathroom and have a bite, it won’t hurt them.  Also, aside from answering spelling questions, this post remains unedited by me.   ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Hello I’m Ally the […]

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Sale! Sale! Sale!

Hi everyone – Just a quick blogging drive-by to let you that we still have some Holiday Hand Candy Sugar Scrub Sets…so we’ve put them on sale! Get them while they last!  Prices marked down online!      Cheers! Erica and Steff

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I don’t know if 11-11-11 is a good thing, a bad thing, or a non thing, but it seemed like a good time to give everyone a Becca & Mars update. Upcoming Shows/Gatherings: 11/12: Fenton Street Market in Silver Spring from 9:00 – 3:00.  Last chance to enjoy the Artists Market this season.  It’s going […]

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64 degrees here today, and Steff and I couldn’t be happier about it!  Time to pull out the sweaters.  We love everything about Fall; the weather, the smells, the colors, the food.  The kids are back to school, we’re watching the pumpkins crop up and thinking about Halloween costumes.  Erica is watching football; Steff is not. To […]

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Summer Updates

Wow, there has been so much going on this summer, we don’t even know where to begin!  It’s been so long since we’ve posted here.  There have been vacations, camps, summer fun and, of course, work!! Products: We have a new flavor of Hand Candy, Creamsicle! It’s the perfect blend of orange and vanilla essential oils to […]

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The weather is very warm.  The kids are out of school and we’re sending them to camp so that they can be happily occupied and we can happily work.  What are we working on?  Where to start.. We are busy on the craft show/farmers’ market junket. We’re meeting so many people who have so many […]

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Memorial Day Weekend

We hope you are having a safe and happy Memorial Day Weekend.  Our weekend so far has included BBQing, hiking, day trips, and neighborhood lemonade stands! Whew! Hopefully, everyone is getting to spend some quality time with family and friends!  Here’s a tip:  whether you’re BBQing, having a crab feast, or a crawfish boil this weekend, use […]

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As Seen In Baltimore Magazine

We were surprised and delighted to find ourselves in the June, 2011 issue of Baltimore Magazine. What a great pic! The ‘Trend Watch’ article is about some of the benefits that can be had by local salons, etc. if they carry local beauty companies’ products: great face-to-face service, easy access to product, environmental friendliness, freshness. […]

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Summer is Near

We know this because there’s only 2 weeks left of kindergarten for our kids!  Then the namesakes of Becca & Mars will be helping us out more with the business.  That’s right… slave labor!  No, really, our best hope is that they play together outside nicely while we work.  And, we will count the days until […]

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