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Don’t you just hate it when you go to light a candle but the wick is so far down that you can’t reach it with regular matches or a small lighter?

Fortunately, there’s a way to get that candle lit without burning yourself!

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If you don’t have extra-long matches handy, head to the kitchen and grab an uncooked spaghetti noodle to safely light those difficult to reach candles.

No spaghetti around? You could try using chopsticks or twisted up paper.

Mike Timmermann,

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