A couple of years ago, I realized a dream and purchased a small summer home on Smith Mountain Lake. Initially purchased as an escape, it has magically turned into a surprisingly sound investment. This labor of love (mostly labor) has been filled with many hiccups […]
Leather was one of man’s most valuable discoveries. Primitive man used skins from animals for clothing, footwear, and tents as well as to form weapons. Today you still see the beautiful animal hides used in all kinds of fashion. From beautiful handbags, shoes to […]
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For many, especially women, friendships are what keep us sane. Good friends, true friends just make you happy and can have a huge impact on the quality of our lives. Close friends offer support and affection and provide an invaluable role as a confidant. They […]
Personalized jewelry will always be in fashion. I love to wear pieces that have meaning or provide inspiration. My current favorite(s) are my custom sterling silver stacking rings.
The have my children’s names on them as a reminder of what really matters in life. Of course since they can be personalized you can add names, inspirational words or dates (in Roman Numerals)
Did you know that most allergic reactions caused by jewelry are due to the nickel content that is often found in base metals? 1 out of every 7 people has some form of metal allergy, which can irritate skin and cause dermatitis. While some may […]