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Daily Life #15 - Candle Wick Testing

February 9

I’m am so pleased and surprised with today’s tests results.

To recap, my Man and I have decided that it is a good idea to… 851 more words

Portland Interlude

what's that smell? Soy candles!

Ooooh that smell! Can’t ya smell that smell?

It may smell like banana nut bread is baking in your oven or you just stepped into an English garden of flowers but low and behold- it’s a soy candle! 336 more words

Tallow Candles

Life is full of little necessities that over time can become expensive.  In order to successfully homestead, we must learn how to make it ourselves, or do without.  310 more words


Burns over scars

In 2002 I had a bad accident while making candles, something that up until that point had been a favorite hobby.  I had been experimenting with gel wax at the time, creating candles that looked like seascapes and aquariums.  310 more words


Adventures in Candlemaking

My love of making things often leads to me having a ridiculous amount of… things. Blankets, jumpers, jewellery… I tend to make things and then not really know what to do with them. 906 more words


Making Candles #pinterestfail

I thought this would be a cute little homemade gift. I am going to keep this sweet and simply. Fun and pretty easy, but don’t go to the trouble if you are looking for a real working candle, lol. 85 more words

Product Review

Heading into the Final Full Weekend

I have to say, it’s been a busy week of preparing for the pumpkin patch.  I’ve been busy restocking my candles and wax melts.  This is my week’s worth of evening candlemaking. 108 more words