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Celebrate Galentine's Day

Celebrate Galentine's Day

Sick of all the Valentine’s Day talk? This year, I decided to embrace a holiday that falls not on February 14th, but the 13th—and it’s called Galentine’s Day. First a fictional holiday created by Leslie Knope in the show Parks and Recreation, this day gained popularity among woman as a day to celebrate the joy of female friendship and platonic love. As Leslie explained it: “Eve…
Badass Book Boyfriends

Badass Book Boyfriends

Every book lover and book worm needs her Book Boyfriend! This Valentine’s Day calls for mighty fine, strong and brave, smart and suave men from fandom…who all have their own scented candles! There’s a Book Boyfriend for everyone, whether you’re craving a bad boy, a brainy guy, a man’s man, a romantic lad, or a doting and funny fella.And…good news…not only do these Book Boyfriends have their o…
Scent: Layering and Mixology

Scent: Layering and Mixology

Have you ever wondered what would happen if you mixed up a few of your favorite fandom candles? Would blending Jamie & Claire smell good? Would burning two Love Potion candles work? What would happen if you took a wax tart from your Autumn on the Ridge tart and blended it with one from The Gathering?When you decide to get experimental with you favorite scented candles or scented wax tarts, you are…
Changing up your Scentmosphere with Scented Candles

Changing up your Scentmosphere with Scented Candles

Scentmosphere? Maybe you’ve heard this word before, but don’t know what it means. Well, you came to the right place! Scentmosphere = the smell of your surroundings.Yes, it's a fancy word for how things smell in the air around you-- your house, your office, your car...even things like litter boxes, trash cans, and stinky sports equipment (I know my hockey and soccer moms know what I'm tal…
Top Selling Fandom Candles for 2019!

Top Selling Fandom Candles for 2019!

Every year at the start of the new year, I list the previous year’s top ten best-selling candles. Usually, I can predict a few fan favorites—Black Dagger Brotherhood candles, of course, always being extremely popular— but this year, I was pleasantly surprised to discover a few new candidates. I greatly enjoy uncovering the top ten candles each year and I am sure many of my customers love this annu…
The Science (and Magic!) of Scent

The Science (and Magic!) of Scent

Scent is the first sense we develop after we are born, according to Psychology Today. Scent affects our brain in so many ways, including calming us, helping us pick our mates, and aiding us with memory recall. This is why scent is such a personal experience-- with a well-crafted scent, we are reminded (and vividly brought back to!) grandma's kitchen, a boyfriend's favorite cologne, and fresh…