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The Bottom Line Why Natural Candles Are Worth More Money

Dawn Mayo

The Bottom Line Why Natural Candles Are Worth More Money

You may have noticed that some candles are way more expensive than others.  So you probably find yourself asking, “What’s in this candle that makes it cost more?” Well, the truth is the quality of the products used, their additives or other ingredients, and other materials are huge factors in candle cost.  Let's investigate. The most common type of candle wax used in candles is paraffin wax. So many of the candles you run across in stores are made from paraffin.  Paraffin candles are preferred by a lot of people simply because they're easily available and come in a wide range of scents....


13 Unique Easter Basket Ideas That Will Excite Adults

Dawn Mayo

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13 Unique Easter Basket Ideas That Will Excite Adults

Easter is just around the corner, but have you got any ideas what to put in your Easter Baskets this year? For kids, a basket full of chocolates usually does the trick, or a traditional egg hunt to make  Easter memorable to them. But if you’re planning on giving Easter baskets to adults, you might need to get a little creative this year. Look no further because we’ve come up with 13 of some the most creative Easter baskets ideas that your friends and family will surely love. So on to it! 1.  Beauty Easter Basket First on the list...


Are Candles Toxic? Answers You Need To Know Now

Dawn Mayo

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Are Candles Toxic? Answers You Need To Know Now

Are Scented Candles Toxic or Non-Toxic? Who’s Telling The Truth? There’s something special about the beautiful aesthetic and relaxing aroma of scented candles. They can transport you to places around the world and create, for you, experiences that go beyond your imagination. You can enjoy a calm ambiance in your home with the soothing flicker of light that seems to relax and soothe you as the fragrance captivates you. But there’s one issue that bombards the scented candle industry, that is… Are scented candles toxic? With the popularity of scented candles continuing to rise and health concerns soaring even higher,...


How To Host A Fabulous Victorian St. Patrick's Day Tea

Dawn Mayo

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How To Host A Fabulous Victorian St. Patrick's Day Tea

Having at St Patrick's day tea party is a great way to celebrate in green. So, today,  let's explore some great ideas and tips for how you can create your own St Patrick’s day tea, but in Victorian style! In my previous post, I talked a bit about how to make your kitchen feel warm and inviting. A warm kitchen seems to give off an inviting aura that speaks volumes of your home. Having a tea party can be an extension of the warmth of your kitchen. So on to it. There are so many options for hosting a beautifully themed tea, and when you...


3 Touches That Will Make Your Kitchen Warm and Inviting

Dawn Mayo

3 Touches That Will Make Your Kitchen Warm and Inviting

The kitchen is the culinary heart of every home. We look at the kitchen as that one place in our home that provides for the maintenance of family life and growth - it should be a warm and inviting place to congregate, eat, and share. But many modern kitchens lack this essential quality, and people are flocking to restaurants to fill their hunger more often than ever before. Making our kitchens look and feel warm and cozy with beautiful ideas of warm themed decor (instead of opting for bare, minimalistic emptiness) is just one way we can share the warmth...