Rubies

The shining red birthstone of July is one of the most popular gemstones in the world. Rubies are counted among the original cardinal gemstones, the most highly valued gemstones in history. They’re joined by amethyst, diamonds, emeralds, and sapphires. Ruby is part of the Corundum family, along with Sapphires. The difference between the two is … Continue Reading

Happy Independence Day!

Enjoying your independence!?!? We hope so! Independence Day is celebrated across the nation every July 4th with fireworks, food, family, and fun. The first place in the USA to hold any kind of celebration for the holiday was Philadelphia, PA in 1777. Tensions were high and tempers short in the decade leading up to the … Continue Reading

Shimmering Sunstone for Summertime

Lighten your load and amplify your smile with Sunstone 🙂 The Summer Solstice this year was June 21. We began the season filled with the sun shining brightly, so it’s fitting that we discuss one of the brightest gemstones, Sunstone. It is said to uplift and amplify the spirit, opening the heart to the Universal … Continue Reading