Let’s Make your Month with these May Discounts!

It’s that time once again to jump on savings at Jedwards International.  The ingredients that are being offered at 10% off for the month of May are Almond Oil – Sweet (S1000), Tea Tree Oil – Australian (EHM1141) and Menthol Crystals (B4095).  Please note, the discount applies to gallons, pails and small pack sizes only;…

Anticipating April Discounts

Let’s celebrate the end of a dismal winter with 10% off for the month of April only for the ingredients listed below.  Offered at a great savings are Apricot Kernel Oil (S1010), Peppermint Oil – Arvensis (E1015) and Castor Wax Flakes (B4085).  Please note, the discount applies to gallons, pails, and small pack sizes only;…

Win for your Valentine!

We’re running a contest!  How many pieces of individual candies are in this vase?   UPDATE:  The winner of the contest, with the winning guess on Facebook of 375, is Amy Barnes. The actual number of candy pieces was 371!  Thanks to all who participated.  Happy Valentine’s Day!  Submitting a guess could win you or…

The Down Low on Jojoba Beads

I have always been fascinated with Jojoba, my enchantment extending far past its pronunciation, “hə-ˈhō-bə”.  Extracted from seeds of the jojoba plant, this carrier oil is different from other seed oils in that Jojoba Oil is a mixture of long chain monounsaturated liquid wax esters, whereas other seed oils are made of triglycerides.  Read on. …

Kalahari to the Rescue

I have fond memories of neighborhood barbeques on hot, summer nights in my youth.  Ultimately, the evening would end with devouring sweet, delicious watermelon slices.   However, the biggest quandary I recall was, “What do I do with those pesky seeds?” 

Show Me the Honey

In the 1380’s while writing the Canterbury Tales, Geoffrey Chaucer coined the phrase, “Busy as a bee.”  This ancient comparison of women to bees is fairly apt, as every single worker honey bee that gathers nectar and pollen from flowers is female.  The activity surrounding a bee’s daily tasks seems exhausting, but their determination, day…