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I Like Scented Candles

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    My mother and I absolutely adore them.

    There is never a time in our house where we don't have a scented candle somewhere. Whenever her birthday or Christmas comes along, it is definitely candles on top of my list. I recently got her a chocolate brownie candle, a summer berry candle and damson and pomegranate one...
    ForeverIsOver ForeverIsOver 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 25

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    Its Inherited

    I have a great love for smells. especially candles. I hate when I go into some cheap store and pick up a candle and all I can smell is wax. Thats not the way it should be. so I don't smell cheap candles anymore.. its too dissapointing. Anyways, I get my facination from my mother...
    sindayla sindayla 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 26, 2009

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    Cinamon Is My Fave

    So spicy and all.  Fragrant, but not overwhelmingly fragrant. 
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 22, 2009

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    I Love Them, But...

    I have 4 cats and a big dog, so burning candles is unsafe. I found  some battery operated candles that look like they  are melting like real candles, and they have a lovely scent, so I use them from time to time. The only thing is the batteries are hard to find and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 26, 2009

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    I own so many scented candles!

    I buy them whenever i can :)
    Batsandstars Batsandstars 18-21, F Jan 26, 2014

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    I love Candles! Especially ones

    that fill the entire room with the different aromas I love. Like ones that take me back to my childhood when my grandmother would bake all day. I love soy Candles also I have a son and they're healthier then other Candles. They're better for the environment and for people that...
    azy88 azy88 22-25, F Jul 21

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    EcoCandles

    We have this great little store in Neenah that makes candles from soy wax and they are the best.  The scent is not too heavy, not too light and they last forever!  They also make these great wax beads that you can use in potpourri/oil burners that smell wonderful!
    Chanteuse1984 Chanteuse1984 26-30, F Jun 7, 2007

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    I Like Mine

    I make scented container candles with 100% natural soy wax and they are soooo much better than paraffin. They just burn cleaner and throw scents better than any store purchased candles I have found. Plus, it's a nice little hobby to have. The scents they have to choose from...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 22, 2010

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    Only Certain Scents For Me

    I love scented candles, but only certain scents can I tolerate.  I love all the Berry scents, Cinnamon and Apple,  Pumpkin spice. I love to lite them in the evening while I'm on my computer with the lights down low and a nice fresh cup of coffee in hand.  Very...
    justANNIE justANNIE 46-50, F Sep 7, 2008

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    Love Them

    especially Fresh Air Candles from Illuminations i seriously need to order some candles off there website . I used to love it when i worked there . But they closed my store .
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme 26-30, F Mar 10, 2007

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    Cool Wax

    I was looking at my wife's new Pool Towel scented candle from Gold Canyon the other day.  She left it burning and stepped out for a short jaunt to the store. It was high up on a shelf and I couldn't see the liquified wax.  So I pulled it from the shelf and the wax...
    finmccool finmccool 22-25 Sep 25, 2009

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    Yankee

    The nicest smelling candles are the American candle brand "Yankee Candle" and they have all those natural, memory bringing smell. My favorite is beach walk and it smells just like you're sitting on a beach. They also have christmas smells, pies, cottage smells and more! I adore...
    mshumphreys mshumphreys 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 24, 2013

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    I just got an apple cinnamon candle

    and it smells amazing.
    gish1893 gish1893 16-17, F 20 hrs ago

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    Aaaaaahhhh....

    I love lighting a few candles in the house when I need to relax or I've had a bad day.  The smell and the glow of a nice candle is very soothing.  If my house smells nice it just puts me in a better mood right away.  They're great in the bathroom for a nice...
    guardedgirl guardedgirl 31-35, F 3 Responses Jul 31, 2009

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    Amazing, Relaxing, Wonderful

    i love scented candles. Have them all over the house, they make the rooms smell simply beautiful. My favorite scent is ...that's hard. Vanilla, orange, hyecenth, floral, apple pie, maple walnut ... oh, just depends on my mood.    
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F 1 Response Dec 12, 2008

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    I Love Scented Candles!!!!

    I like to think i know a little about scented candles.I'm 28 years old and one thing i know whats good to relax to is candles.I have maybe 7-8 scented candles in my house. It's the best medicine to relax my nerves!! :)
    Marcia22 Marcia22 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 19, 2011

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    I Sure Do, Candles, Incense...

    I sure do, candles, incense and oils. I have always got one or the other burning in my home.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 27, 2008

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    Not Only Candles But Pretty Candle Holders Too

    There is something majestic about candles.  I love the pretty ones the most.  These are the candles that have odd shapes or pictures sculpted within them.  Just as much as I love candles, I love odd candle holders. 
    ichooselife ichooselife 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 21, 2008

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    Chocolate and Vanilla

    Chocolate and vanilla are my favourite scents but I do have others too, rose, lavender and a few citrus ones I use in the bathroom. I love all candles but can't light them too much as I have three noisy cats and I worry they may get burnt.
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 2, 2008

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    Heavenly Scents.......................

    My favorites are the Glade scented oil candles...they smell absolutely heavenly!!!!!
    lonesurvivor lonesurvivor 56-60, F Jul 31, 2009

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    After My Shower

    I think after my shower tonight I might even light some just to smell their scent throughout my room, and it'll definitely make it smell a lot better back here in my room. LOL I've been spending a lot of time back here so it reaks of me!
    LylaRocks LylaRocks 26-30, F Jul 9, 2008

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    Candlelight Obsession

    If you love scented candles you have to visit Candlelight Obsession. Visit the website and see the Art of Obsession.
    Randy28677 Randy28677 31-35 Sep 15, 2012

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    I Love Candles

    My favorite scents are linen, rose, vanilla, apple spice. I love to light candles when I make love to my boyfriend. he likes the scents that I like and it makes it special for both of us.
    cassandrathethinkerbleedsteal cassandrathethinkerbleedsteal 18-21, F 3 Responses May 4, 2008

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    In the Bath

    While I'm having a long soak, I love lighting scented candles. I don't have a particular favourite but I'm most likely to pick something typical like rose or lavender. How boring am I? =P
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 4, 2008

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    Candles everywhere in my house room bathroom

    kitchen living room especially those scentsy candles and incense love the smell of incense :)
    freespiritgal2777 freespiritgal2777 26-30, F Mar 4, 2014

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    Especially Jasmine and Vani...

    Especially Jasmine and Vanilla.   I love the scent of vanilla, it's so refreshing and clean smelling.
    evilkittymew evilkittymew 36-40, F Dec 27, 2008

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    A New Love For Natural Soy Wax Candles!

    We recently rediscovered candle burning with natural soy wax candles, it's such a better experience for us. The soy wax is just so much cleaner burning and the fragrances are amazing. Our current favorites are 'Vanilla Pear' and Grandma's Kitchen from NorthWood Candle Company...
    krobar969 krobar969 26-30 1 Response Feb 10, 2011

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    Soy Candles

    I am a sucker for scented candles.  I love them!!  My favorite are the BeanPod Candles.  They're made from soy and they smell incredible.  They are by far the best smelling candles I've found.  The only problem is that I find it difficult to find where...
    CuriosityKitten CuriosityKitten 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 18, 2008

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    Yankee

    yankee wax tarts in one of the linen or vanilla fragrances. soooooooooooooo needed for life.
    nervous nervous 18-21, F May 5, 2007

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    Christmas..

    Around Christmas there's a lot bigger range of scented candles. And some are really great. A shop nearby sold read candles, that looked like stars. The smell was just awesome. Something between ginger-bread, strawberry and cherry-tea. :)
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 12, 2008

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    "I Like Scented Candles"

    I agree Yankee Candles are the absolute best! I sometimes pick them up at the Halmark store in my area. I have a candle right now though it's not a Yankee Candle it smells like Chocolate Chip cookies! I think I found it at Walgreens.
    cmost cmost 36-40, F 2 Responses May 22, 2007

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    Not Sure If It Exsts Anymore

    I love the scent "Unwind" from Partylite!  It reminds me of Drakkar Noir, which is a favorite scent of mine! When I burn Unwind candles, my muscles rest and my tensions leave me for the time being. 
    debmichelle debmichelle 36-40 Jul 18, 2008

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    I Do Indeed Like Scented Ca...

    I do indeed like scented candles. I like scented everythings, really.
    numisiro numisiro 36-40, M 1 Response Dec 27, 2008

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