BIG News!!

Good morning sunshine and happy Monday!! Ok, so today is a big day because I have some super exciting news to share. And I’ve actually been keeping this news a secret since March, so the fact that I can finally talk about it today feels a little surreal. But here goes…..I’M LAUNCHING A SIGNATURE CANDLE WITH ANTIQUE CANDLE CO. You guys, there’s going to be a Sarah Joy candle. EEEEEK!

Is this real life right now?! Because it sure as heck feels like a dream. As a self-professed candle connoisseur, I have always wanted to create my own candle and I can’t believe it’s finally happening. The Sarah Joy signature fragrance will be released THIS FALL.

If you’ve been around for a while, you know that I’ve been in love with Antique Candle Co for years now. I’ve shared them countless times here on the blog and I even had the chance to visit the candle studio out in Indiana earlier this year. To say I love these candles and this sweet company would be a huge understatement. It’s an incredible honor to have this opportunity!

We Need Your Input!

Over the past several months I’ve been testing out SO many delicious smelling candles in search of the yummiest fall scent ever. I’ve tried pumpkin candles, spiced candles, apple candles and even COFFEE candles. I’ve personally narrowed it down to my top choices, but now we need 1,000 candle testers to try them out! If you want to be a candle tester, head over to this page and sign up. It’s totally free! If selected to be a candle tester, you’ll get an email TOMORROW morning and the sample candles will be sent your way. We can’t wait to get your input!

I want to thank you all from the bottom of my heart for supporting my blog over the past several years. THIS opportunity is because of you. Truly, without your support none of this would be possible for me. I thank God every single day for this blog and for all of you. I hope you know how truly grateful I am!

I’ll definitely be sharing more news on my candle release as fall gets closer!! Stay tuned my sweet friends. The best fall candle ever is coming soon!! xoxo

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  1. Belinda wrote:

    YOUR hard work and superior work ethic are what put you here, my cyber friend. We are here to cheer you on and encourage you to follow your passions and dreams. Keep on keeping on, Sarah, and I will be in your corner always. Cheers to your candle launch. Will purchase and burn proudly πŸ™‚

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
    • Judy wrote:

      I’m so excited and happy for you. Congratulations

      Posted 7.8.19 Reply
      • Elizabeth wrote:

        Im so happy for you!! Cant wait to get one yay for FallπŸ‚

        Posted 7.8.19 Reply
    • Sarah wrote:

      Thank you Belinda, I really appreciate that. All of your support over these past few years means so much to me!! xo

      Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  2. Dena Breitmeyer wrote:

    Yay! Yay! Yay Sarah!!!! I’m so excited for you!!!!

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
    • Sarah wrote:

      thank you Dena!! xo

      Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  3. Chris wrote:

    Yay you!!! How in the world have you kept the secret for so long? Well, congratulations missy…you deserve it!!

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
    • Sarah wrote:

      haha it was tough Chris–it took a lot of patience!! πŸ™‚

      Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  4. Hi Sarah

    The link to sign up to be a candle tester seems to be not working. It just spins and spins.

    I would like to test out your candle. I burn candles every day.

    Thank you,

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  5. Dena wrote:

    How exciting!! I’m a HUGE candle lover as well and am looking forward to finding out what your signature fragrance candle will be. What a great opportunity for you! Blessings to you in this endeavor.

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
    • Sarah wrote:

      thank you so much Dena!! Can’t wait for fall! xo

      Posted 7.8.19 Reply
      • Jeannie Schweck wrote:

        How exciting!! Am looking forward to being a tester Have ordered a peach one for my daughter born in Georgia, now living in London. She just loves Peach candles. Looking forward to your signature fragrance!

        Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  6. Judy Flynn wrote:

    Can’t wait to give it a try!

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  7. Jmac wrote:

    Woop Woop πŸ™ŒπŸ»!!!

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  8. Linda wrote:

    Congrats! Love candles and thought your trip to the Antique Candle Company looked so fun. Can’t wait to see what scents your candles turn out to be!!!

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  9. Debbie Kosharek wrote:

    Ohhhh I am soooo happy for you. These are the ONLY candles I buy. They are the “BEST”
    I would LOVE to apply for a job at that place πŸ™‚

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  10. Denise wrote:

    So exciting for you.. congrats, can’t wait to smell it. πŸ’–

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  11. Sandee wrote:

    I knew you were going to be the next one! Congratulations, I can’t wait to see what your fragrance will be. πŸ•―πŸ•―πŸ•―

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  12. Laken Nix wrote:

    HOORAY!! This is so exciting!! Congratulations! And a fall candle??!! DREAMY. So excited to follow along and support you when it launches!

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  13. Michelle Jansen wrote:

    I’m so excited for you Sarah to be part of Antique Candle Co fall candle! Can’t wait to to see scent is picked, hope I’m a tester! Can’t wait to buy one! Congratulations again

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  14. Jennie wrote:

    Congratulations! Can’t wait to smell it!

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  15. Chris wrote:

    Congratulations! I am so happy for you, I can’t wait to test out the candles. I know they are going to be amazing just like you.

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  16. Tracy wrote:

    Fabulous!! & Congratulations!!πŸŽ‰

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  17. Jena wrote:

    Awesome! So happy for you and can’t wait to smell the fantastic aroma! Great job on all you’ve done!

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  18. Angie Eisenbeis wrote:

    Congratulations, Sarah! This sounds like an amazing new adventure for you! I can’t wait to try out the new scent!

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  19. Heather wrote:

    Yaaaaay Sarah!! This is so exciting! Congratulations – I know you will create the most perfect scent!

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  20. Vicki wrote:

    So happy for you! Their candles are awesome!

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  21. Sharon wrote:

    That’s so exciting. Congratulations! I know anything with your name on it will be a huge hit!

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  22. Lori wrote:

    Yay! Can’t wait to find out the scent!
    Love their candles!

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  23. Angela Servello wrote:

    How wonderful for you!!! I just hope when you start riding the waves of super stardom, ( which is definitely in your near future), you will still gift us with the inspiration and joy you share with us now. Godspeed my friend, good things happen to good people. Love and hugs, AngelaπŸ’πŸ’•

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  24. Nancy wrote:

    Congratulations! These candles are fabulous.

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  25. Julie wrote:

    Hey Sarah, I’m so happy for you and so exciting it’s the FALL candle πŸŽƒπŸπŸ‚πŸƒ would love to test your signature candle but I think it’s US only? Greetings from Germany πŸ‘‹

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  26. jean wrote:

    Congratulations on your new candle launch!!!! I know the candle will smell GREAT!!!! Can’t wait to purchase it.
    your blog friend,

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  27. Charlotte wrote:

    Sarah, I am so excited for you! I love Antique Candle Co candles, and I can’t wait to smell your signature candle! Congratulations!

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  28. Wow, I love your drive! I know it will be great!

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  29. Kellie wrote:

    Congratulations!!! I CANNOT wait – fall candles are the best, and yours NO doubt will be great.

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  30. Rose wrote:

    Fall is my favorite time of year and next fall will be extra special with your candle, Sarah. Congrats!

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  31. Tera wrote:

    This is so exciting!!! …..& I hope I get chosen as a tester!! 🀞🀞😊😊 , but still excited for you either way 😊

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  32. Candace wrote:

    OH this is so exciting! I’m a new-ish follower and I am so happy for you! Such a cool opportunity! You seem like such a genuine gal with a kind heart. Congratulations!

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  33. YAYYYY I’m so excited for you!!! I can’t wait to smell it!

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  34. Stefanie wrote:

    You should choose a coffee scent and name it poffee! πŸ˜‰

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  35. Nancy wrote:

    Congratulations Sarah. How exciting. I can’t wait to see what the scents are

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  36. Brenda Johnson wrote:

    How cool and fun for you! I love Antique Candle Co. candles, I have several. Hope I get to test yours, that would be such an honor!

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  37. Heidi Payeur wrote:

    Wow Sarah! How exciting for you! Such an awesome opportunity. You rock pretty lady. Congrats to you!

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  38. Ruth Newton wrote:

    That’s soooo exciting!! I can’t wait to see what the fragrances will be. I just love candles!!

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  39. Faith wrote:

    Congratulations to you! May God continue to bless all your endeavors as you honor Him!!!!
    Excited for you!!β€οΈπŸ™πŸ»

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  40. Tracy wrote:

    Oh Wow! Amazing opportunity!! So happy for you and your family! Congratulations Sarah, you just keep inspiring us to reach our goals too!! πŸ™‚

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  41. Sarah wrote:

    So exciting!!! Fall candles are the bestttt πŸ’• I may or may not burn them all year.

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  42. Kim Jordan wrote:

    Sarah I am so excited for you!!!! I would love the opportunity to test your candle!! Fall is the best time of the year. Hope to hear from you!!

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  43. Jackie Lindsey wrote:

    I would love to be a tester for your candle.

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  44. Melissa Filson wrote:

    I am so excited for you!!! I love Antique Candle Co so much thanks to you!! I’ve tried to be a tester for them a couple of times but haven’t been chosen. Maybe its because I was destined to be one for you! I sure hope!!!! ❀❀❀❀

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  45. Lorrie wrote:

    Very excited for you and can’t wait for new candles. I’m a candle nut.

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  46. Julieann wrote:

    Congratulations!! You totally deserve this! Love your feed and your blog!!πŸ™ŒπŸ»πŸ’–

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  47. Sam McBride wrote:

    I love all things Sarah and can’t wait to get my hands on some of her candles.

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  48. Cindy wrote:

    Can’t wait for your candle.Love fall candles

    Posted 7.8.19 Reply
  49. Liz Boothby wrote:

    Lady, congratulations on this incredible opportunity! So excited to smell your candle. Congrats!

    Posted 7.9.19 Reply
  50. Grace wrote:

    Always a day late but was wondering if being a tester of your new candle line is still open. If you have reached the 1k of testers CONGRATULATIONS!!! If not I would love to test for your NEW CANDLE LINE, how exciting. Love that they are made in the USA too!!!
    Best of luck and can’t wait to see what the fall line is, Grace

    Posted 7.10.19 Reply
  51. Shannon wrote:

    Hi Sarah! I am new to your blog. Found you through Pinterest and I’ve been reading as much as I can to catch up on your blog. You are such an inspiration! On a side note, your fiddle leaf fig tree will do just fine if you leave it in one spot and only water it exactly one cup of water at exactly one time a week. Haha I’ve had one for over a year now and I read somewhere to do that and it has been growing very well. I think they just really dislike change. So happy to be a new follower. Can’t wait to see what’s in store for you!
    Thank you! Shannon

    Posted 7.11.19 Reply
    • Sarah wrote:

      That’s a great tip, thank you so much Shannon! I’m determined to keep that fiddle tree alive!! xo

      Posted 7.11.19 Reply
  52. Shaina wrote:

    I am so excited for you, you are one of my favorite bloggers! I have signed up to be a candle tester before but I was really hoping to get it this time. This morning I got the email saying I had been chosen!! I’m so excited to get the chance to help find a scent for your signature candle!! Congratulations on such an exciting opportunity πŸŽ‰β€οΈ

    Posted 7.11.19 Reply
    • Sarah wrote:

      What!! Yay, that’s awesome news!! Can’t wait to hear what you think, Shaina!!

      Posted 7.11.19 Reply
  53. Julie Nicholson wrote:

    I was selected as a candle tester. So exciting!

    Posted 7.11.19 Reply
    • Sarah wrote:

      oh yay!! So exciting!

      Posted 7.11.19 Reply
  54. Becky wrote:

    Awesome! Can’t wait !

    Posted 7.15.19 Reply
  55. Mary wrote:

    Great about your own candle!
    Will there be a coupon available?
    Ty in advance
    Bless us all

    Posted 8.8.19 Reply

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