When Life Gives You Lemons, Make Candles

July is prime lemonade season. If you're making your own, here's a fun way to use those juiced peels: make candles!

What a great idea for leftover lemons! How lovely would these be for a patio dinner party? Not to mention prepping them requires some boiling, which will make your home smell fantastic.

This also reminds us of Maxwell's video tutorial — How To: Make a Clementine Candle.

Hop on over to Martha Stewart for detailed instructions.

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The Many Household Uses for Lemons
On Display: Bowlsful of Lemons

Image credit: MUS via Pinterest.

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Tara is a Boston-based marketing maven-turned-lifestyle writer, who spends her time thrift shopping, canning, and doing DIY projects.

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