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Gary Johnson joins The Duck Stops Here election soaps

Since we introduced The Duck Stops Here election soaps, we’ve gotten the sense that customers love the soap, but hate the candidates they represent. Said one customer, “This dragon’s blood scent is awesome, but I just can’t stand Donald Trump.” We told her that as soon as she cut off the label, she wouldn’t know that Donald Trump was all over her in the shower. Somehow that didn’t help. We can report that the Bernie’s Sandalwood soap (the spicy soap that just won’t quit) is the best seller with Hillary Clinton a distant second. So this week we added “Gary Johnson: The ‘none of the above’ soap.” The color is yellow as the Libertarian Party color he represents and the...

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Minnesota has two seasons: Winter and road construction

The old adage "Minnesota has two seasons: Winter and road construction" sure feels true this weekend. You name the highway and it's down to one lane or closed completely. For the latest road construction info. check out  http://www.dot.state.mn.us/roadwork/current.html For a refreshing shower to help cope with your drive, try Road Construction soap, scented not in exhaust, but in pleasant lemon. http://www.grayducksoap.com/…/sw…/products/road-construction

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Chihuahua Star says her clean fur makes her feel beautiful and gives her more confidence

While visiting from Los Angeles, Star agreed to try our new Pet Shampoo Bar. After staying in two shelters and having a cargo seat on a plane, Star wasn’t smelling her best, so we gave her a bath with commercial dog shampoo. Now she didn’t smell like dog, she smelled like a dog who had rolled in rose petals, which was just wrong. Worse, the shampoo contained some ingredients like sodium laureth that we’re a little leery of. This spurred us to develop an unscented pet shampoo. Because a pet’s sense of smell is 1,000 times more sensitive ours, we felt it important to make it unscented for your pet’s comfort--and dignity at the dog park. Our all-natural pet shampoo...

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New Custom Soap Molds Help Ramp Up Production

Whew, we're tired. We just finished making 500 bars of soap with our fancy new custom molds. The soap is curing now and will be ready for the spring season. Check out our schedule of upcoming events. The first one is Craftstravaganza at the State Fair Grounds on May 7. There we will introduce our new seasonal line: The Duck Stops Here election soap. 

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