• Getting a Perfect Burn

    With a little TLC, you can acheive a perfect burn-- which results in a strong scent throw and a clean reusable jar!
  • The end of soy.

    I’m finally ending my on-again off-again relationship with soy.

    When my local farmer (who supplies me with much wisdom and most of my tallow from his free roaming, grass fed cows) mentioned that he wouldn’t allow any soy on his farm, it made me think. I have since read article after article, from farmers and scientists alike, on the probable dangers of GM soy and the hazards of the cancer causing herbicides that go along with it.[1] Could I find organic, non-GMO soy? Theoretically, yes-- but 93% of the soy crops in America are planted with Monsanto’s Roundup Ready soybeans. The VAST majority of soy in America is not conducive to a healthy environment or beneficial to small family farms.

    When my soy supplier discontinued making my wax, I knew it was time to dive in and make a change! I already know the benefits of both beeswax and tallow (more on this in my next newsletter), and have devised the perfect combination. It holds scent well and burns beautifully.

    Beeswax candles burn longer than candles made with other substances and they produce no soot, when burned properly. Aside from this, supporting healthy bee populations helps us all.  These amazing insects pollinate over 80% of all flowering plants including 70 of the top 100 human food crops. One in three bites of food that we eat is derived from plants pollinated by bees. 

    I am blending my original scent blends with this amazing, fresh, rich smelling beeswax and tallow that I render from grass fed cows on small family farms. I add a touch of organic virgin coconut oil to make the wax smooth and creamy and it is ready to go!

    Please try one of your favorite scents in my new wax blend and let me know what you think! Use the coupon code “TryMe” for 30% off your first purchase of these candles at!


    [1] The World Health Organization declared Roundup’s active ingredient, glyphosate, a probable human carcinogen. Since that announcement in March, 2015, several countries, cities, and retail chains worldwide have banned or severely limited the use of glyphosate products. As of October 2015, at least 700 personal injury non-Hodgkin lymphoma lawsuits were pending against Monsanto. 


  • It is officially springtime in Texas

    The bluebonnets are out in full force. I wish you could smell them! They are fragrant and gorgeous and have transformed almost every green space into fields of blue. I love driving ANYWHERE this time of year, because the flowers on the side of the road are amazing-- yellows, blues, reds, and purples. If you have never visited Washington County during bluebonnet season, maybe this is the year? 

  • All Natural Lip Balm now added to our product line

    We have been making all natural lip balms for a few months, but have been unable to keep them in stock. We have increased production and are now adding them to our regular product line! 

    We have 6 all natural flavors available:

    Cinnamon, Lavender, Lemon, Orange, Rosemary and Vanilla.