Let me start by saying my children rarely get sick. They both have been sick twice in their lifetime so far. By “sick”, I mean the dreaded flu symptoms. Their previous symptoms lasted less than 12 hours the first time and under 6 hours the second time. Their body temperatures remained in the “elevated range”… Continue reading My baby is sick!
Baltic Amber was formed over 45+ million years ago and is known as “The Gold of the North.” It is an organic substance, called a fossil resin. This tree resin–not to be confused with tree sap–was produced only by the pine trees grown in Northern Europe that were found in the southern areas of Scandinavia and the… Continue reading Baltic Amber is “The Gold of the North”
When my child’s Amber necklace gets dirty, I wash it in the dishwasher. Is that okay? No. It is NOT okay to wash your Amber necklace in the dishwasher. Please don’t. Amber is a delicate fossil. There are so many things that will happen to your amber when in the dishwasher, including: Soaps and… Continue reading Can I wash my Amber necklace in the dishwasher?
October 2, 2015 was when I decided to blog. It took a year and a half for my second post. I’m learning this whole blog thing. It takes TIME to learn the ropes and more TIME to actually put it into action. As you know, TIME is one thing stay-at-home/work-at-home moms must use wisely. One thing I learned… Continue reading Finding TIME to Blog with Kids
As you know, I am located in Jacksonville, FL, USA. My necklaces are in health-conscious businesses around the country. I am also receiving wholesale requests from other countries like Australia, Canada, Great Britain, United Kingdom, Saudi Arabia, and Turkey–just to name a few of the more popular ones. Customers are reaching out to me, more now than ever,… Continue reading Branching Out with Amber Wholesale
It’s Mother’s Day. Mother’s Day is usually the time of year everyone lets their mom know she is loved. But, isn’t every day Mother’s Day? It sure seems like it to me. For some time now, Kylan (5y) has been in a phase where he thinks everything is a competition. He turned saying “I love you” into this… Continue reading Those Three Little Words
We had a great Mom’s event at Native Sun, one of the local stores in Jacksonville, who carry my amber necklaces. Many people came by to toss some amber in the salt water bowl. No matter how hard they tried to keep the amber under the water, authentic amber will always rise to the occasion.… Continue reading Should Amber Sink or Float?