The Blog

the reality of owning a small business

Owning a business is something to be very proud of, and even if you only do it for a short amount of time, you still did it, and that is a beautiful thing.

2022 reading list

For those of us who enjoy getting lost in a good book, we've curated a collection of book + candle + tea pairings for you to consider this season.

Beeswax: Is it Ethical?

I get asked all the time if I make beeswax candles. And the answer is no, but let me tell you why.

Why I Started Simple Ritual

I found that the only way I could know what was in my candles was if I made the candles myself. 

Cleaning Your Empty Candle Canisters

As part of our sustainable practices, we inspire you to clean out your candle jars so they can be repurposed for something new.

Wood Wick Candle Care

Wood wick candles need a little extra care due to their nature, so I've put together some tips to ensure your wood wick candles burn perfectly.