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Halloween candles : a mysterious glow

Welcome to our enchanting world of light! If you’re like us, you love this time of year when pumpkins, cobwebs and witches come to life. Of all the decorative elements you can use to create a spooky atmosphere, candles play an essential role. In this article, we’ll explore how candles can add a magical touch…

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Light up your life: the surprising benefits of candle burning

Candles have been a beloved source of light and ambiance for centuries, but did you know that they also have some surprising health benefits? From reducing stress to improving sleep quality, here are just a few reasons why you should consider incorporating candles into your daily routine. Mood boost: Lighting candles can help boost your…

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Spring stickers

I’m excited to introduce you to my new spring stickers! There are 3 of them and they represent my favorite flowers of this season: the Muscari, the Mimosa and the Daffodil. You will receive one at random in each order placed through the summer of 2023.

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Happy Birthday The Little Prince

It is with great joy that I present to you the project I have been working on for the past few months: Lucienne Anniversary Edition Le Petit Prince® candles to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the release of the famous book!The Little Prince is a timeless book that has captured the imagination and hearts of…

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Beeswax candles and meditation

Meditation is an ancient practice of focusing on the present moment and calming the mind. It can help reduce stress, anxiety and tension, and improve focus and mental clarity. Beeswax candles can be a useful addition to meditation practice, as they can help create an atmosphere conducive to relaxation and focus. Using beeswax candles during…

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Dive into the spirit of Christmas with our top 10 must-watch movies!

Christmas movies have a unique enchantment, weaving tales of hope, love, and the spirit of giving into our hearts. They transport us to whimsical worlds where snowfall is constant, miracles are possible, and the impossible becomes reality. These films (surrounded by the soft glow of candles), ignite the warmth of nostalgia, evoking cherished memories and reminding…

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Dive into the Spirit of Autumn with Our Top 10 Unmissable Films!

Dear movie enthusiasts, As autumn leaves gently cascade and the air takes on a brisk chill, there’s no cozier feeling than wrapping yourself in a warm blanket, surrounded by the soft glow of candles, while indulging in a film that beautifully encapsulates the enchanting spirit of the season. In this blog post, Apis Cera unveils…

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Halloween candles : a mysterious glow

Welcome to our enchanting world of light! If you’re like us, you love this time of year when pumpkins, cobwebs and witches come to life. Of all the decorative elements you can use to create a spooky atmosphere, candles play an essential role. In this article, we’ll explore how candles can add a magical touch…

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Buzzing Blooms: A Guide to Creating a Bee-Friendly Garden in June

As we step into the vibrant month of June, it’s the perfect time to embrace the beauty of nature and lend a helping hand to our buzzing friends. Bees play a crucial role in pollinating plants, ensuring the growth of flowers, fruits, and vegetables. By creating a bee-friendly garden, we can provide a haven for…

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EU member states support near-total neonicotinoids ban

  Concerns over the health of honeybees and other pollinators have led the EU to push for a total ban. Member states have voted in favour of an almost complete ban on the use of neonicotinoid insecticides across the EU. Scientific studies have long linked their use to the decline of honeybees, wild bees and…

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Frozen nougat and honey madeleines

Today a wondefull recipe : Frozen nougat and honey madeleines Preparation time : 30 minutes Servings : 12 people Ingredients for the madeleines : -125g melted butter -3 eggs -130g caster sugar -150g flour -½ packet of baking powder -Zest of ¼ lemon -50g Orange blossom honey Ingredients for iced nougat : -700 gr whipping…

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My ten favorite honey recipes

Honey is a versatile ingredient that can be used in many different ways in cooking. Here are some common uses of honey in cooking: Honey Glazed Salmon: Brush salmon fillets with a mixture of honey, soy sauce, and garlic, then bake or grill for a delicious and easy meal.Honey Mustard Chicken: Combine honey, mustard, and…

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Honey banana bread

  Banana bread is one of my sins. This version is mellow and crunchy at the same time, a pure treat for a brunch or dessert. It is likely to go very quickly.. but if it is not the case, good news: it keeps very well for 4-5 days at room temperature, wrapped in a…

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Chicken skewers with honey, soy and ginger

  The summer months often rhyme with barbecue. To change from chipolatas and other sausages, choose skewers! Simple to make, the secret lies in the marinade. For this recipe, I suggest a sweet / salty version with soy, ginger and lime that brings a touch of exoticism and honey that softens the marinade and allows…

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Goat cheese, honey and mint bruschettas

  The appetizers season has begun! and we love it! We love organic chips, sausages, tuna rillettes and raw vegetables … but let’s shake things up and make a super simple recipe that smells like summer: mini honey and goat cheese bruschettas. Ready in two phases, they will delight lovers of sweety salty. Ingredients for…

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Quinoa-bulgur salad, duck breast, honey-citrus vinaigrette

  The warm days are coming slowly, and it gives me ideas: terrace, spritz and salads … For salads, I like playing with leftovers in my fridge to invent new combinations and vary a little. Today, some salad leaves, radishes, mushrooms, kumquats and smoked duck breast have finished in a pretty colorful salad full of…

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Beekeeping, bees and the environment

Unveiling the Enchanting Magic of Provence in Summer

Provence casts a spell on visitors with its captivating beauty and timeless charm. However, it is during the summer season that this enchanting destination truly comes alive, offering a magical experience that is both mesmerizing and unforgettable. From vibrant landscapes to captivating cultural treasures, Provence in summer weaves a tapestry of wonders that will leave…

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Buzzing Blooms: A Guide to Creating a Bee-Friendly Garden in June

As we step into the vibrant month of June, it’s the perfect time to embrace the beauty of nature and lend a helping hand to our buzzing friends. Bees play a crucial role in pollinating plants, ensuring the growth of flowers, fruits, and vegetables. By creating a bee-friendly garden, we can provide a haven for…

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For the love of Spring

Spring is a season that many people look forward to each year. After a long and cold winter, the arrival of spring brings with it a sense of renewal and hope. With longer days, warmer temperatures, and blooming flowers, it’s easy to understand why spring is often associated with a rebirth. The love for the…

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The success of his organic honey was due to his neighbor’s cannabis plant

850 pots on waiting list: John P is a beekeeper exceeded by his success, or rather was because its production has just been stopped by the Fergus County authorities. His honey contained a significant amount of THC (tetra-hydro-cannabinol), the psychoactive compound of cannabis, estimated according to a local expert to “a quarter of joint well…

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Bees super powers

Bees are incredibly important creatures to the ecosystem. In addition to their crucial role in pollinating plants, bees also have “super powers” that make them unique and fascinating. First of all, bees have the ability to communicate with each other extremely well. They use “dances” to tell other bees where food or potential nesting sites…

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Beeswax fun facts

Beeswax is an incredible natural substance with a seemingly never ending array of uses. From lip balm to candles, and even as plastic-free food storage, beeswax is an environmentally friendly material that’s a must-have in your non-toxic home. Let’s see how good is it? It is… 1. 100% natural Coming from the honeycomb of the…

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