We delve into stories that inspire us—from the details behind our candles, to the facets of scents, and the people that inspire us.
Part to Whole: The Holistic Philosophies That Encourage Us to See the Universe in a Unifying Light Read
This month we meditate on holism, a broad philosophy that views the cosmos as a system of interconnected and interacting parts.Read
Founder Fridays: Thoughts About Price Read
Stephen has been thinking about traditions, and considering one of the perennial questions we get asked about the candle business.Read
White Gold: The Complicated Past — and Present — of Sugar Read
We take a closer look at the sweet — and sometimes sour — world of sugar.Read
Heat Engine Earth: Geothermal Energy Is Clean, Plentiful, and Good for Cooking — So Why Aren’t We Using It?
A look at the power of geothermal energy beyond a relaxing bath — although it’s pretty good at that, too.
The Candle Maker Chronicles: Lessons in Pricing, Humbly Learned
A story about pricing candles – how we made some mistakes, learned some hard life lessons, and about where we are going from hereRead
Talking Flowers and Flowers That Talk: Plant Communication From Floriography to the Wood Wide Web
The vocabulary of plants? It turns out flowers have a lot to say — literally and figuratively.
Intruder Alert: How Invasive Species Wreak Havoc on the Environment — and What We Can Do About Them
Our newest scent spurs an investigation into invasive species and the responsible cultivation practices used to mitigate the threat.Read