Christmas Candles

I really do love Christmas candles so much; I don't feel like anything is properly "Christmassy" unless there's a Christmas fragrance burning away in the background.  Candles tap into the often neglected sense of smell, a sense that I particularly find so evocative when it comes to needing to quickly feel a certain way - I never feel quite as excited about Christmas as I do when I'm wrapping presents, listening to Christmas music and burning my f[...]

Rose Themed Products That’ll Outlive a Bunch of Flowers

I've been single for so long that the Spice Girls hadn't even had their first reunion, so Valentine's Day is just another day for me...no flowers, no chocolates, no romance...but I do get to hang out with my little man talking about Transformers, so all is not lost.  I love fresh flowers, especially beautiful roses, but I thought I'd put together a little selection of great alternatives to fresh cut roses that'll last a lot longer. First u[...]

La Montana Cloudburst Candle

It's been a while since I featured a candle - in fact, other than brief mentions in other posts, the last candle post was before Christmas, which is definitely longer than I thought.  The reason for this is because I still tread quite carefully around Teddy and tend to only get candles on the go when he's out and I'm home, which isn't often.  However, when I do get the chance to get a candle going, it's almost always something from La Montana.[...]


Aromatherapy Associates Indulgence Candle

You may have caught my mini ramble on Instagram last night regarding candles which was stimulated by the arrival of this glorious Aromatherapy Associates Indulgence Candle.  I realised yesterday that it had been well over a year since I lit a candle in my home, even though I absolutely love burning candles.  The reason being that Teddy and I are living in my living room at the moment as my bedroom is too small for the two of us (hopefully movin[...]