Advent Candle {upcycle}


***Edited to include safety tips!***  Thanks for the suggestion, Sewmawmaw!

Not quite sure what to do with your used Advent candles? I wasn’t either.  Most years, we pack them up with the wreath and they hang out in the garage, but this is Texas and they almost never survive our long, hot summers.

This year, I had resolved to just toss them.  I was having trouble doing it, though, because for the first time ever, we rolled our own candles for Advent.  I couldn’t bear to let the beautiful beeswax go to waste, so I decided to give our little candles some new life.
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