This was a big year for the Gardner family.
We moved from Pennsylvania to Upstate New York, started a little family farm, and launched our small, home-based candle business.
Most of the success I’ve had in life has come because of the generosity of others, so I wanted to give back with some transparency. Hopefully, this “behind-the-scenes” look at starting our home business will be helpful to anyone thinking about doing something similar.
Continue reading 2015 State of the Gardn
We pour all of our candles by hand. I should say, Jessica pours all of our candles by hand. She’s the resident alchemist of the house, and she’s learned to navigate the finicky science of soy candle-making. It takes a lot of patience and precision… which is why she’s doing it.
Continue reading How We Make Our Candles
Jesse: I’m here with my wife Jessica we’ve got something that we’ve been working on for a couple months. We’re very excited to announce The Thoughtful Gardner which is our line of homemade goods.
Continue reading Introducing The Thoughtful Gardner (Audio)