Coffee Cup Candles for Home or as Gifts

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Coffee cup candles are a unique way to make that collection of pretty tea or coffee cups useful.  For a long time I collected pretty cups and saucers and then found that I lost my interest because they just sat there taking up space.  Well, by turning them into candles, I can bring one out…

How to Make Holiday Candle Wraps from Felt

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Dress up any plain glass candle with felt wrappers that can be in any design you like from a Christmas tree to Menorah, holly wreath and more! The use of candles seems especially appropriate for the holiday season.  The warm glow of candle light can welcome guests on a dark winter’s night, and their scent…

Holiday Safety Tips: Lights, Candles, and More

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It’s the holidays, but keep safety in mind when you are working with your tree, lights, candles, space heaters and more. These tips will help make it a happy, incident free holiday! Trees -If you are using a real tree, make sure it is fresh, because a fresh tree is less of a fire hazard.  To…

How To Create Cute “Boo” Candles

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It’s time to create something really different for Halloween and these “boo” candles are exactly what you’re looking for. When Halloween is just around the corner (and to me that is in early September) I start making Halloween stuff! I have my kids just as hooked on Halloween as I am. It’s such a different holiday for…