Iain continues to battle with the frustration of starting up a candle making business hitting trouble at every corner. Here he talks about his plans moving forward and how he still plans to succeed in his socially responsible candle making business
Beekeeping can bring many benefits other than a great hobby and honey production. Follow Iain as he tries to build a socially responsible company helping disabled people make beeswax candles.
Iain, working to build his socially responsible candle-making company, gets all his new equipment arriving from Holland.
We dipped candles from our hive's beeswax to celebrate winter. Candlemaking is a nice seasonal craft. Here’s how we did it, plus some tips to get you started.
How to make beeswax fabric, an attractive alternative to plastic.
Render beeswax from your wax cappings easily and inexpensively.
Perfect for an evening of socializing out on the deck or an intimate meal at a table for two, GoodLight candles keep the mood bright and the air clean and are now available both online and in stores nationwide.
GoodLight is first to offer sustainable, non-toxic candles for restaurants.
Making tallow container candles out of bison fat.
How to make tallow candles from bison suet.
Celebrate all things beachy by making sand candles! Using paraffin, crayons and sand you can make a beautiful sand candle to commemorate a trip to the shore.
Celebrate a technology-free Sabbath with a jug of organic wine, a loaf of homemade bread and handmade candles. Could you go 24 hours without your smartphone?
Use herbs from your garden,vegetable oil and beeswax to make a solid perfume.
Get a glimpse of some of the unique exhibitors at the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR.
Check out Annie B. Bond's list of 11 easy tips for making your kitchen more healthy and safe, from Care2.
How to make candles you can really light from the peel of Clementine oranges. A wintertime craft...just oil and an orange peel!
Simran Sethi looks into the furniture and logging industries.
Simran Sethi looks back at her New Year's resolution: to nourish herself.
There's honey in the hive, peaches on the trees, and food on the table, but it's still a long way from self-sufficiency.