Monday, May 26, 2008

Clothing & More: For the Love of Rocks

by Nichole Giles on Nichole's Fairy Squeaks
on yourLDSneighborhood Newsstands - 26 May 2008

How many grown women do you know who collect rocks? I’m not talking about the pebbles in your yard or the ones you dig up when you’re gardening. But neither am I talking about diamonds and rubies.

Sure, those jewels are lovely, and absolutely desirable. But they’re expensive, and to collect real gems can be unrealistic for some women to gather.

I’m talking more about the beautiful natural stones that are mined locally to your home, and those that are relatively easy to come across. Rocks themselves are a connection to the earth, to nature, and each different variety is said to have a different healing property. -- Read More