• Activities for kids,  Beginner

    Enjoy summer break with Hoorayons

    Turn beeswax into works of art “There’s nothing to doooooo!” Anyone with children in their lives has surely heard this phrase before. While it has been scientifically proven that boredom is actually good for development, it’s hard to convince little ones of the merits of the occasional ennui… and hard to stay sane yourself when they’re clamouring for something to do! Happily, we’re here to help with our latest recipe for DIY crayons: Hoorayons! Not only will these homemade crayons provide hours of creativity, focused imagination, and art for your refrigerator, the recipe is easy and kid-friendly. So, set aside a crayon day and whip up your own box of rainbow…

  • How to make candles?
    Advanced,  Candles,  Gift ideas

    This homemade candle is kaleidoscopic!

    The beauty of this DIY candle is truly mesmerizing! This Candleidoscope candle recipe is so eye-catching. With its subtle gradient of shades and its spiral stairwell shape, we just can’t take our eyes off it. We’re so proud of this superb creation that we almost don’t want to light it so that we can keep enjoying its beauty. But once we’ve used it all up, we’ll have the perfect excuse to make another one! To make this homemade candle, it’s best if you already have some candle-making experience. It takes a lot of care and attention, and it helps to be familiar and comfortable with the process. If you’re less…