Hand-picked local products to put a spring in your step and freshness in the air
Self-care is important. This spring, take time to treat your skin to a fresh start with Brown Sugar Scrub from Nature’s Bliss. A light orange scent will lift your spirits while brown sugar crystals slough off the last of winter.
Buckaroo Organics has a simple mission: be good to people and be good to the environment. Soapberry Suds, their popular laundry detergent, has only four ingredients. One is soapberries (Sapindus mukorossi), which both clean and soften fabrics. Use in an HE or standard washing machine. Available at buckaroo-organics.com and at the Huckleberry Market division of Rosauers.
A simple, smart combination of water, sodium bicarbonate, and an essential oil blend make Buckaroo Organics’ Stank Whip a go-to for fast, easy, no-sweat odor elimination. Stash in a bathroom, back room, or wherever your least favorite smells live. Available at buckaroo-organics.com and at the Huckleberry Market division of Rosauers.
The Wool Mill, a zero-waste mill in Belgrade, offers dryer balls that shorten drying time, collect lint, and can replace fabric softeners. A drop or two of essential oil added to the dryer balls will leave your laundry smelling particularly fresh. Available at thewoolmill.com and at Bozeman-area farmers markets.
Heading into the backcountry, or coming in from backyard gardening? Wash your hands with these clever wool-wrapped soaps. Locally made goat’s milk soap is surrounded by a layer of scrap wool from the Wool Mill—add a bit of water and lather up for a clever, compact clean. Available at the Wool Mill and Bozeman-area farmers markets.