Amber

I’ve touched upon Amber in a few other of my Postings.   Like Pearls, Jet, and Ammolite (and others such as Coral, Bone, Shell and Ivory) Amber is an Organic Gemstone (‘gemstone’ being a bit of a misnomer). That means that unlike gems such as Ruby, Diamond, Garnet and most …

Stay-cation.

Aside from just getting back from an amazing wee stay-cation in Toronto, I admit to having a touch of Writer’s Block. Hmmmph. I have sooo many news ideas and inspirations that I’m having some trouble focusing my thoughts on one particular topic, lol. That said, this post is going to …

Henna Hair Spa Day

About every six weeks or so, I indulge myself in a spa day, the primary focus being to dye my hair with henna! I’ve been dying my mousy locks black for many years now, but found that chemical, commercial dyes were just not cutting it for a number of reasons. …