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Beeswax Birthday Candles

Sweet William’s birthday cake was topped with a pure beeswax candle from Big Dipper Wax Works. You can order number candles and traditional birthday candles directly from Big Dipper’s site, or from ecomom. […]

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Stockmar Crayons

When you see a product marketed as “non-toxic,” it’s a good idea to ask, “Says who?” I called Crayola to find out what is in their “non-toxic” crayons.  I knew their wax is petroleum-based paraffin, which I don’t want Sweet William to ingest.  I wanted to know what they use for pigments. After a long […]

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