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Fredericksburg, Texas is our hometown and has the BEST peaches

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No local fruit sets mouths watering more than peaches! The Texas Hill Country peach season typically starts in mid-May and lasts through mid-August. Fredericksburg has many local peach vendors where you can buy the fresh fruit to make homemade peach cobbler. Fredericksburg is also our home, after we moved all our operations completely out of Comfort 4 years ago. Cobbler is a uniquely American dessert, something westward travelers “cobbled” together to create something similar to the fancy pies they knew back home. One of our favorite easy desserts is Homemade Peach Cobbler. This homemade peach cobbler made with Bisquick is...

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The Great American Road Trip

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Almost as All-American as apple pie, the summer road trip used to be a very common occurrence that we are thrilled to say is making a comeback right now!  The brother and sister duo who co-own Comfort Candle Company were part of an epic 3-week road trip in the family station wagon in the summer of 1976. We have such fond memories of it, and our Mom even kept a journal that today is considered a family classic. The photo above shows (from L to R), Jeannine, Paige, Mom and Ben, packing the 1976 Pontiac LeMans station wagon! The owners...

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The Dog Days of Summer

Ever wonder where that expression came from?  National Geographic, which we happen to love, says the phrase originally had nothing to do with dogs!  What?!? Instead, it turns out that the “dog days of summer” refer to the dog star, Sirius, and its position in the heavens.  To most of us today, Sirius, or more correctly SiriusXM, is the fabulous satellite radio in our cars! To the ancient Greeks and Romans, the dog days of summer occurred around the day when the dog star, Sirius, appeared to rise just before the sun, in late July.  Each year the dog days...

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Vote For Us!

Vote for us every day until March 25th! We have entered a nationwide contest to win a FedEx Small Business grant and we need your vote! The contest recognizes and rewards unique small businesses with grants up to $50,000. Entering the contest is a chance to promote our business and get our fans excited to spread the word about us. We love what we do and want to spread the word about Comfort Candle Company. Brother and sister duo Ben and Jeannine own Comfort Candle Company located in beautiful Fredericksburg, Texas. Ben, is our master candle maker, and Jeannine is...

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Comfort Candle Company Featured in Texas Hill Country Culture Magazine

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Comfort Candle Company was recently featured in Texas Hill Country Culture magazine for our dedication to quality, hand-crafted candles and customer satisfaction. The article discusses just how much love we put into each and every handmade candle so our customers feel great about the product they take home.

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