DIY Candle Making, Scented Candles

The craft of candle making has its roots in the Middle Ages, back when it was known as “chandlery.” It quickly became a profitable career, as sources of light were vital for homes, travelers at night, businesses, streets, religious ceremonies, and entire villages. These first candles were made from wax consisting of tallow, which is…

Mini Pumpkin and Apple Candles

These mini pumpkins and apple candles make cute autumn decorations that double as essential oil diffusers. You’ll also love the sound of a real fire crackling and snap as the wooden wicks burn! Pumpkin & Apple Candles Time: 30 minutes Difficulty: Easy Ingredients & Supplies: Mini pumpkins, gourds, squash, or apples Wooden candle wicks (these can be…