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  • Pamela Brill

    Talking Walnut

    Pamela Brill

    March 21, 2014

    How Sweet it Smells: Yankee Candle Peeps Marshmallow Chicks

    Walk into any supermarket, drug store, Target or Walmart these days, and you’ll be hard-pressed to find a seasonal aisle that’s not overrun by Marshmallow Peeps. This well-loved Easter basket confectionery has expanded from its color palette from traditional yellow, into a vast array of rainbow-bright chicks that have now commanded their own designated section on store shelves. (Whoever said it was bunnies that multiply?). As if the love of all things Peeps couldn’t grow much bigger, Yankee Candle has just released a Peeps Marshmallow Chicks candle just in time for Easter. One whiff of this scented ...

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  • Pamela Brill

    Talking Walnut

    Pamela Brill

    January 28, 2014

    Getting Out of Dodge: Yankee Candle Exotic Escapes

    Right now, I am listening to the ocean waves as they lap at my feet. The gulls are circling overhead as I sip from a cold concoction and inhale the tropical scents of coconut and pineapple. I inhale deeply and the intoxicating scent of salt mixed with sunscreen overcomes me...and then I wake up. Yes, my reality is that it's snowing for the sixth time this winter (but who's really counting), and my kids are yet again home from school. And since they'll most likely be home again tomorrow, with frigid temperatures keeping us indoors, I ...

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  • Pamela Brill

    Talking Walnut

    Pamela Brill

    November 4, 2013

    Lightbulb Moment, Candlelight Dinner: Cree Lightbulbs, Yankee Candle Thanksgiving

    This Sunday marks the end of Daylight Savings Time, and not a moment too soon. I don't know about you, but Halloween has left me a bit pooped out. (Show of hands: How many of your kids could barely make it to the bus stop this morning?) That extra hour of sleep will surely come in handy this weekend, especially after we all crash from the post trick-or-treating sugar high. As you find yourselves turning on the lights a bit earlier, consider stocking up on Cree LED bulbs. These energy-efficient light bulbs are long-lasting, shatter-proof and don't contain ...

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