My Lovely Little Chunk Of Lead Ore, Galena

My Lovely Little Chunk Of Lead Ore, Galena

While in Atlanta last year, I stumbled onto this goddess of a gem. Itโ€™s a mix of Galena, Pyrite, and clear Calcite. Actually I think its Chalcopyrite because pyrite isnโ€™t usually that bright. But I was told it was Pyrite when I got it.   I am in love...

What Is Elon Musk’s Favorite Mineral?

  I simply adore Elon Musk. Not in a romantic sense, but as a role model. And, I kinda consider him a guardian angel. After all, he did share my old blog when I wrote him my open letter and even commented on one of my blog posts that I wrote about him and his...

Tesla Rocks Mineral Edition: Morganite

I have a lot of love for Tesla and anything else Elon Musk does so I am starting a weekly #MineralMonday blog segment dedicated to Tesla by featuring a matching gem and mineral to a colored Tesla. Please note that unless otherwise stated, the photos are not mine.ย ...
Selenite Power Triangle Pendant

Selenite Power Triangle Pendant

  This was a dreamy piece for me to design. I started with copper and wrapped copper into a coil around it to make it thicker. Then I shaped it into a triangle. Once the shape was set I lined it on the inside with selenite by weaving the copper around itโ€“a...
3 People Who Inspire Me To Be A Better Person

3 People Who Inspire Me To Be A Better Person

Growing up, I really didnโ€™t have many role models. My mother was the main influence and she was dealing with the horrors of her own lifeโ€“being rejected by family, PTSD, and homelessness. Eventually, like many of my peers, I followed music groups here and there, but...
Why 18 Million People Are Meditating Daily

Why 18 Million People Are Meditating Daily

When you think of the word, โ€˜meditateโ€™, yoga and chanting often comes to mind, but did you know that we all meditate daily? Yes, it is true that what you focus on becomes bigger. When you worry about the bills, they become more urgent and when you put that focus on...