Happy International Women's Day To All Women. I plan to do a post on my most influential women later today. Watch for it! Watch for it. Watch!
Today we are going to talk about the Emerald. The name Emerald comes from the Latin word, smaragdus, meaning green gem. Along with Diamonds, Rubies, and Sapphires, Emerald is considered one of the four precious stones. Emerald is a form of the hard mineral, beryl. Emeralds are mined in Columbia, Egypt, Africa, South America, and... Continue Reading →
The Tooth Fairy (or Easter Bunny, or Santa Claus . . .): a fun and harmless fiction, or a pointless justification for lying to children? I think they are all harmless ways to bring cheer, delight, joy, and magic into a young child's life. I don't remember being angry when I learned the truth. I... Continue Reading →