On a recent trip to the Wicked Hair in Boise's Linen District, Sofie McConnaughay mulled a sugar-water-lemon paste—which she said has been referred to as Flubber—around in a gloved hand. She said the sugars aren't the normal baking variety, although the substance is edible.
A shelving unit near the register hold hoards of T-shirts, tanks and sweatshirts with seed-y sayings like "Talk Dirt to Me" or "Garden Hoe," which promise to amp up the standard big-hat-and-Crocs gardening wardrobe.
In an unassuming small strip mall space at 3019 W. State St. across from Lowell Elementary, a reinvention is under way. Now, in addition to The Soda Works, an all-natural, boutique soda pop shop, you'll also find Bee Wise Goods.