December 8, 2019

I couldn't pick just one video about this charity. To many tugged on my heart! Quilts of Valor is one of my favorite charities. As a proud American I have deep respect for those who have served our great country. 

Keep tuned in for the 2020 Diary of a Mystery Quilt. For...

December 4, 2019

Beryl is a green-gray stone. It was likened up the "color of the sea." The Hebrew word for Beryl is Shosham. It is believe this gemstone represented the tribe of Joseph. There are many different types of beryl, emerald and aquamarine are just a few.  

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December 2, 2019

In passing yesterday I mention I am joining Cheryl Slebota's 31 Day Blog Writing Challenge. Thankfully she offered us writing prompts to help us out. Do you know how hard it is to think of something to write about every single day?  Today's suggestion is our sewing spa...

December 1, 2019

Can you believe it is December already? Another year and decade is almost past! I've seen so many people with their decade pictures. When I look at mine I thought, wow, have I aged. I don't look like I'm in my twenties anymore and I am no longer a natural brunette! lol...

November 19, 2019

The word onyx means "nail of the finger" in Greek. The banding in onyx stones can sometimes resemble that of a fingernail. Onyx was mentioned by name four times in the Bible including Genesis 2:12, Exodus 28:20, Job 28:16, and Ezekiel 28:13. It is the stone found in th...

November 12, 2019

Agate is a type of fine grain quartz. Layers upon layers of different mineral compounds forming a large stone overtime. From reading, it appears this stone's largely identified by it's stripes rather than color. From ancient times to present day, the stone is often car...

November 7, 2019

Amethyst is the worlds most popular purple gem! In fact, an amethyst is one of the few gems that is strictly one color though in many shades. It's Hebrew name is Aclamah. The amethyst is only mentioned in the Bible one time, but it is definitely purple. Amethyst has al...

November 7, 2019

If you have ever wondered where God is in a situation, He is right there. Sometimes we can see His perfect plan and other times it may take a week, month, or even years to see. This past week was one of those times where is was perfectly clear He had placed together ev...

November 1, 2019

If you have been following Jen's Monthly Color Challenge, you already know each block is named after a flower and November is Black Eyed Susan. I love these flowers, but then again, I'm pretty much a flower girl. 

After a quick web search, I found these intere...

October 28, 2019

The color of this gem makes me think of a green apple color. Anyone else? The Hebrew word for Ligure is Leshem. Some Bible scholars believe it is gem of the tr

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