We all have a birthstone. A birthstone corresponds to the month in which an individual was born. But, where did the idea of birthstones come from and who chose what stone goes with what month?
The origin of birthstones can be traced back to the old testament, and the breastplate of Aaron. Aaron, brother [...]
This fresh look is perfect for youthful mom’s on the go! Opting for colored denim or twill and a chambray shirt makes for an outfit that is comfortable enough to last you all day, while still looking put together, and they clean up easily too! Accessories can take this look from a range [...]
Chocolate and Steel specializes in jewelry using primarily cubic zirconias. CZ’s are a great option for the eco-conscious consumer. The mining process creates a lot of waste, uses a huge amount of energy, and puts workers in danger. Purchasing lab grown stones is one way to avoid contributing to those problems.
We understand [...]
Urban Vegetable Garden:
Spring is here and time to get this winter garden thinking about some new veggies. I harvested a ton of candy striped beets this weekend and grilled them. They were super delicious! Take a peak into my urban vegetable garden.
The favas grew tall but we only got a few [...]
I thought it would be fun to show you the project I worked on this weekend. My friend was moving to Virginia so I got two of these bookcases off of her at super deal price. They have been sitting in my garage for a few months even though I really need to use [...]
Here’s a sneak peak of a new collection I’m launching at NYIGF next week. I’m craving some sunshine:) Visit me at booth #8186 in the Details division.
I’m having a huge weekend sale in my Etsy shop. Share this image if you want your friends to get in on the action too!
20% off the entire collection. No coupon code necessary. The shop has all been marked down 20% already. Have fun and have a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend:)
Hello everyone. I wanted to jump in quick and show off some pics of the custom work I’ve been doing.
The first one I just completed for a 60th birthday. I was inspired by the idea of a clock…60 seconds in a minute, 60 minutes in an hour. The 12 hours are represented by [...]
Lately I feel like such a mess. It seems I’m all over the place when it comes to what I am inspired by. But of the many things I love about Pinterest, one of them is that it gives me a chance to see overall themes in what is grabbing my attention. And I’ve [...]