Stone of the Week: Rhodonite

I certainly need some impulse control today.  Laundry day in a public facility is never fun, especially when the machines are all busy except for the quirky ones.  I need calm.  I need to stop and breathe.  I’m only upset with the extra trips because the weather got disgustingly humid.  Shhh.  See?  Feeling better already.

Stone of the Week Printouts

  A few of my Stone of the Week cards needed corrections, so I decided to put together some updated printable sheets.  These are designed to display two per landscape page and you can cut them on the line to organize them however you prefer.  I don’t publish them in alphabetical order, so this gives…

Awakening in a Box: January

January marks the first month in the new Elements series from Awakening in a Box.  This box features stones attuned to Water and a special item with a water theme.  The special item is an herbal blend of bath salts.  I have some insight about the special item for another of the element boxes, and…

Awakening in a Box: December

I hope you lovelies are having a wonderful holiday season.  December is a very special month for Awakening in a Box.  The first series wraps up with a complete set of stones for each of the Seven Major Chakras.  This is especially helpful for folks who subscribed in the middle of the series or are…

Stone of the Week: Amethyst

It seems like a natural follow-up to last week’s Citrine.  Amethyst was one of my very first crystals.  My grandmother was a major rock hound and gave me my very first tumbled amethyst chip.  Of course I was very young at the time and I have no idea where that stone ended up, but the…

Stone of the Week: Citrine

I may catch some criticism over this one, because I don’t think any of the citrine in my collection is natural citrine.  I have plenty of gorgeous created stones that started out as rich amethyst.  After all the pictures were taken and the graphic was created, I debated whether to use it or choose something…