TheMerryGoatSoapCo

Gentle, old fashioned cooked soap from raw goat's milk.

15 Sales

TheMerryGoatSoapCo

Gentle, old fashioned cooked soap from raw goat's milk.

15 Sales On Etsy since 2015

5 out of 5 stars
(4)
The Merry Goat Soap Co.

Contact shop owner

The Merry Goat Soap Co.

Items

Apple Jack Goat's Milk Soap Bar
$4.00
Woodsman Scent Goat's Milk Soap Bar
$4.00
T-Shirt
$15.00
Hand Lotion - Lavender 3.5oz.
$12.00
Lavender Goat's Milk Soap Bar
$4.00
Unscented Goat's Milk Soap Bar
$4.00
Lemon-Eucalyptus Goat's Milk Soap Bar
$4.00
Sweet Orange Goat's Milk Soap Bar
$4.00
Peppermint Goat's Milk Soap Bar
$4.00
Patchouli Goat's Milk Soap Bar
$4.00
Peaches & Cream Goat's Milk Soap
$4.00

Reviews

Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(4)
Laura

Laura on Nov 27, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

Just got my soaps! Excited to use them and give a few as a gift! Thank you

Sue

Sue on Nov 1, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

Wonderful soap! The lovely, subtle peach scent comes from real peaches, not added fragrance. Great product, packed with care, and shipped quickly.

Sue

Sue on Nov 1, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

I tried unscented goat milk soap from 3 sellers on Etsy. Merry Goat was the best. It's not fancy. It doesn't have multicolored swirls in it. It's the real thing - truly homemade from all natural ingredients. This is my 3rd order and the soap is always consistent. It's very gentle on sensitive skin. Ann is a great seller - she makes a quality product, stays in touch about the order, packs the soap carefully and ships quickly. Ann has always included a mini- soap bar which is the most generous sample I've received from any seller. It's almost half the size of a full bar!

Sue

Sue on Feb 25, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

Very glad I tried this soap. It's gentle, lathers well and has been very helpful in healing severe eczema on my hands. I love that it has limited, natural ingredients. Though unscented, the soap has a very mild, pleasant scent from the ingredients. Ann, the seller, wasn't immediately notified of my order but once she was, shipped promptly. She more than made up for the short delay by including 2 goodies -another full size soap bar and a terrific, silky smooth chamomile lip balm. Ann also kept in touch to make sure the order arrived. Great customer service and products!

About

It All Started With "Ruby" - A Different Type Of Gem

In 1999 a beautiful, loving Boer goat named Ruby came into my life. Ruby was an "only goat", her one companion being my sweet dog, Daphne, so I'm not quite sure she was aware that she wasn't a dog too. Ruby had a desire to be present and involved in everything I did and so spurred my love for goats and their fun, adventurous personalities. 17 years later I still raise goats and have found dairy goats, in particular to be a favorite. Each has their own personality, as unique and enjoyable as any person I've known. In 2011, with an excess of milk, I began using some of it to produce our own soap on our homestead and was surprised to find that it relieved my Rosacea unlike any other product, even those made specifically for sensitive skin. We gave lots of it away as gifts and when our local farmer's market manager asked if I would be willing to sell at the market, The Merry Goat Soap Company began its birth. At first we called it soap from The Old Way Homestead as I was already making and selling herbal salves and dried herbs from our farm, but we quickly determined from its popularity that the soap needed an identity of its own. Luckily, an art teacher friend of mine was game for drawing a picture of one of my girls in exchange for a few bars of soap. I mailed her a picture of our goat "Smudge" (named by my son after a mischievous lamb in a favorite story) and she began work on what would become our logo. With just a little brainstorming, "Smudge" found her way into a wash tub full of bubbles, merrily holding a bar of soap, complete with the smile she always wears. She was perfect and it was a perfect representation of her personality. The soap created from Smudge's milk is made the old fashioned way, meaning it's cooked to ensure all the lye is consumed by the oils. The result is a silky smooth, creamy bar of soap which is gentle enough for most sensitive skin types and conditions. Because it is cooked, the bars have a distinct, rustic appearance and are made with simple, all natural ingredients with no chemical additives. The raw goat’s milk lends a moisturizing effect and also gives the bar its natural color. Both Smudge and our other girl, Stella, are hand-milked in order to keep the process as natural and loving as possible. They know milking time means lots of yummy treats and attention, so we often have a rush to see who can run to the gate to be the first in line! I hope you enjoy our products and find them as wonderfully soothing as we do!

Tweet

Around the web

Shop members

  • Ann Caliri

    Owner

  • Smudge

    Head Milk Maker

  • Stella

    Assistant Milk Maker

  • Yogi

    Engineer

  • Maggie

    Curator

Manufacturers

  • Ringer Screen Print

    Westland, PA, United States

    Ringer Screen Print is the talent behind the placement of our hand drawn logo on the T-Shirts we offer to our customers. Ringer uses traditional screen printing methods with the attention to detail that comes from a small family owned business.

Shop policies