How to Make Scented Pinecone Fire Starters
Pinecones are great for getting a fire started. They’re pretty good on their own, but dipped in candle wax or paraffin, they catch the flame quickly and burn hot, even and steady for use in fireplaces, wood-burning stoves or bonfires.
How to Preserve Flowers in Wax
It is a sad fact of life that cut flowers do not last for long. However, there are many ways to preserve cut flowers for a little longer, including wax preservation. When cut flowers are dipped in paraffin wax, you can enjoy their beauty for a little longer.