Navajo believed Clear Quartz first caused the Sun to cast its light upon the world. It is known to encourage clarity of thought and purpose to one’s heart and mind. I’ve always had an eye for them and struggled with my purpose. Kind of makes sense that I am facinated by them. I found this little piece of Quartz on a creek bank deep in the woods. In a place where l feel at home more than any place in the world.
$5 on sale in my Etsy shop just in time for your Sweetheart!
Have you ever wondered why your Grandmother wore a copper cuff. It’s not just an old folks tale. Copper is an essential mineral that is necessary for our bodies to function properly. Copper is found in the liver, brain, heart, kidneys and skeletal muscle. It’s critical to us that these organs are functioning probably.
Copper helps the body form collagen. Collagen is found in our bones, skin, blood vessels, digestive systems and tendons. It is known as the bodies glue.
This leads us back to why copper helps arthritis and decreases aches and pains. It increases the collegen in our bodies and this decreases the pains in our muscles, tendons, and joints. It also increases the bodies ability to absorb iron. Iron is a very important mineral and helps with energy. We all could use some more energy.
Copper can be absorbed through our skin. Considering it helps our bodies form collagen it can do some amazing things for our skin as well. Collagen is responsible for our strength and elasticity. This plays and important role in the fountain of youth. Collagen decreases wrinkles and helps our skin strong and youthful.
Have you experienced the advantages of wearing copper. Please share your experience. If you haven’t you should give it a try and see how it can benefit you.
Also if you get a chance check out the new Copper jewelry in my Etsy shop or request a custom piece made especially for you. https://www.etsy.com/listing/493510740/copper-wrapped-pine-cone-earring-in-the
Finished a project today that I had been working on longer than I expected. I had a friend ask me a couple months ago to help her create a gift for her husband. They are both fans of Dream Catchers and she had a pair of old Liberty overalls that her husband refused to throw away.
I pondered and pondered on how to incorporate these in a dream catcher. It just couldn’t imagine how I wanted it. I realized one day if I didn’t start with something I was never going to get it done. So I started with the basics and formed a tree in the center. Then I started cutting the legs of the overalls in long strands and that was all it took to get me going.
I learned for important lessons from this dream catcher.
1. Just go with it.
2. Let your creativity take the wheel.
3. Trust your own judgment.
After I started working on the dream catcher it all just come together. I was very pleased with the outcome. I was glad that I took a little risk with it by going outside the box and adding the pocket. It makes for a great place to stash your dreams.
Check out this item in my Etsy shop https://www.etsy.com/listing/577077327/copper-threader-earrings-long-hoop
It’s blackberry winter here in Ky.
According to the wise farmers we have 5 spring time winters here in Ky.
1. Redbud Winter that usually falls in early April while the beautiful mountains are full of purple budding trees.
2. Dogwood Winter usually falls at the end of April and around Easter.
3. Locust Winter is a cold spell in early May. These trees bloom with pods of small white fragrant blooms.
4. Blackberry Winter is usually cold and rainy in mid May. The vines are blooming with beautiful bright white blooms now!
5. Cotton Britches Winter/Whippoorwill Winter. I’ve heard it called both. It is the last cold spell and time to put your britches up and the Whippoorwill will migrate from Mexico to us . It is rarely saw due to its camouflage color but we will start to hear it’s sweet song soon! I can’t wait!
Y’ALL GET READY IT’S ALMOST SUMMER! One more cold spell and you can put your long johns up for the summer.
Mekeshia Jordan, nature lover