Rather than burning your candle at both ends, why not manufacture and sell candles from home? Candle making is one of the few manufacturing jobs that can be easily accomplished in the home, over the stove. According to the article, soy candles are more difficult to make than paraffin-based candled but as you may know, they burn cleaner. People who sell them often use this clean burning feature as a benefit for their potential buyers.
The women mentioned in this article are working up to larger markets. Terry Barrett Green hopes to offer her candles at the Dallas Market (that’s a huge gift, boutique, houseware market center by the way).
Interested in Candle Making Basics? You can find a primer at CandleTech.