Black Tourmaline Properties: What To Know About This Stone

Black Tourmaline Properties: What To Know About This Stone

Black tourmaline, sometimes known as Schorl, is a startlingly beautiful black stone. But it's not just pretty, it's a gemstone with many diverse uses. Black tourmaline properties range from the spiritual to the therapeutic. But it also has a pleasing geometric shape...

How Using Crystals For Healing Will Make Your Life Better

How Using Crystals For Healing Will Make Your Life Better

Woman holding pink tourmaline in quartz crystal. Image By Charlie I remember one day, years ago when my mother-in-law came over with her crystals for healing and a handful of sage to cleanse my aura. I'd been having a rough go of it after having my first kid, and...

The Best Rock Tumbler On The Market Today

The Best Rock Tumbler On The Market Today

Rocks are among the most overlooked and beautiful parts of our natural environment. Since they lie below our feet, many people miss the ravishing beauty that the earth expresses with these stones. Often, all it takes to transform a piece of stone from a “boring ole...

What Are The Different Types Of Protection Stones?

What Are The Different Types Of Protection Stones?

​Can you feel your spirit carrying a great deal of negative energy? Do you feel a black rain cloud following you wherever you go? That cloud, like all others, has a silver lining. You can protect yourself from energy vampires, negativity from others, evil spirits, and...

The Ultimate Guide to Gem Cuts and Shapes

The Ultimate Guide to Gem Cuts and Shapes

Image source: Pixabay Diamonds might be a girl's best friend, but other precious gemstones are becoming popular choices for contemporary jewelry. Given the controversy surrounding diamonds, gemstones are often friendlier to peoples' consciences; they come in more...

Stone Identification: How to Identify Gemstone Properly

Stone Identification: How to Identify Gemstone Properly

Gemstones come in many shapes and sizes. While gemstones are beautiful in their appearance, their purity can sometimes be hard to tell. The value of the gemstone depends on a few particular characteristics that take a bit of practice and experience to distinguish.  If...

What Are The Different Types Of Protection Stones?

What Are The Different Types Of Protection Stones?

​Can you feel your spirit carrying a great deal of negative energy? Do you feel a black rain cloud following you wherever you go? That cloud, like all others, has a silver lining. You can protect yourself from energy vampires, negativity from others, evil spirits, and...