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

October 21, 2019

Diamonds the most recognized gemstones! Men, I'm sure the darling lady in your life has made you well aware of them. 😉 There are so many beautiful cuts and their colorless sparkle dazzles and catches the attention of a room full of people. 

Diamonds are well known...

October 20, 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...

October 15, 2019

I may be a bit partial because sapphire is my birthstone, but I love these beauties. Sapphires can be found in just about any color other than red. Red sapphires are actually rubies! Sapphires are mined all over the world, including the United States. Possibly the most...

October 8, 2019

What's not to like about Emerald? This block went together so easy. I really can't complain about it. My one main issue was getting the center perfect. I was noticing some pieces I had basted with a perfect point and others the point had been lost. This was causing the...

October 7, 2019

Stone Name: Emerald

Birthstone: May

About: Ancient (Biblical era) mine fields were around the Dead Sea. According to the Bible, the stone is also found in Syria.  The stone is referenced in the Bible a total of eight times, including in the Book of Revelation. To me the...

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