Turquoise, the Birthstone of December

TURQUOISE, THE BIRTHSTONE OF DECEMBER In 1912, the American National Association of Jewelers made turquoise the official birthstone of December. Even though, we are more than half way through the astrological sign of Sagittarius, I want to wish all Sagittarians a very Happy Birthday! The other day, I was talking with my dear friend, telling

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Shungite

    Be sure to read the IMPORTANT MESSAGE at the end of the blog.   WHAT IS SHUNGITE Shungite is a black stone that is usually shiny and intense in appearance. It has a hardness of 3.5 – 4 and is often referred to as “black carbon”. Shungite is a natural composition of primarily

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