candles Tag Archives

Taja Time:

I’m a candle lover.  I used to not light them, as a way to preserve them, but then realized the alternative is that a layer of dust forms on the top.  And well, that’s not so cute.  So now I collect candles and most definitely use them on the daily.  You can only imagine how stoked I was when I discovered Taja, the most beautiful, …

Delicious Dyptique:

I’m very particular when it comes to candles.  I have them strewn throughout my home, but the two most important things for me is that they smell delicious (or have no smell–the worst is a scent that brings on my migraines) and look beautiful.  Dyptique is my absolute favorite brand that checks both components off the list.  One of these candles is the perfect gift to bring when …

Best Host(ess) Gift Of The Season:

I’m often looking for that perfect gift to give when going to somebody’s home for a party or a special dinner.  This Black Forest Soy Votive Set from Archipelago  is my go-to answer for the season–especially if the recipient has his or her home decorated in a modern style with black and/or white accents.  The set includes four hand poured candles blending douglas fir, ebony wood …