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Alegna Soap® Long Island soap making class


I’m so grateful for my healthy body, but lately I have a lousy way of showing it. (more…)

It’s Tuesday night and I’m just writing my weekly gratitude for last week. A little late because we watched Luke Dominik a few days when my son and daughter-in-law went away.


Brian showed him how to turn on my bubble machine.  (more…)


I thought this week I’d show my gratitude in pictures.


An awesome gift from one of my customers. (more…)


Alegna Soap® soap making class


Lately it seems I’ve been surrounded by mothers and daughters and soap.


Last weekend I blogged about Brittany and her mom Christine. (more…)


Alegna Soap® soap making class


I had a soap making class in my studio on Long Island a few days ago. I usually only take 4 students at a time.  My studio is small and I want to be able to give everyone personal attention.  (more…)



My week was filled with simple gratitudes.  Eating dinner with my mom.  An opportunity to read a book to my grandson in Virginia. A great soap making class Friday night. (more…)

Alegna Soap® African Black Soap


I have the most amazing customers and I’m so grateful for them. They are always willing to help me when I have ideas for new products.  So when I decided to make African Black soap, I quickly realized I needed testers. (more…)

Alegna Soap® Angela Carillo About Me


This is the picture I use for my about page on Alegna Soap®. If you read my About page you can find out that (more…)

Angela Carillo Alegna Soap®


This past week I celebrated my 60th birthday.  Yes, you heard me.  I turned 60. I first thought when my 60th birthday came around, I’d celebrate it big. However, when the time came to make plans, I wasn’t feeling it. (more…)

Alegna Soap® Soap for Soup


There are 3 things we all need- a roof over our head, clothes on our backs, and food on our table. I am grateful to have all of these things and more. I’m also aware that not everyone is as lucky as I am.  That’s where the Soap for Soup sale comes in.