Amber is a treasure, a jewel, a gem that I first encountered over 20 years ago and have been in love with ever since.Amber is also a hardened old fossil. Amber is special like that.Sometimes I meet a woman named Amber, and I ask her, "Did you know that you're named after petrified tree sap?" I usually get the smile, don't make eye contact, back away slowly reaction.But amber isn't just a girl's name or the color of waves of grain in a patriotic song. It's a rare and precious thing, a thing that brings beauty and delight, a thing to adorn with and admire....more
Amber @ The Chakra Diva.comWelcome July! There has been a lot of crazy awesome “newness” going on … such as new workshops, new business adventure (this one, just bigger!) and well, we are welcoming a new month, July. I’m particularly fond of this month because…it’s my birthday month (Yippee!) and we all love our birthdays right? ...more
Amber @ The Chakra DivaStones are used in correspondence to the layers of the aura to help return the body to a harmonious state. In my practice, I use this technique (along with energy healing) to help clear out any stagnant, blocked energy or leaking energy that may be causing imbalance. You can do a variation of this process as well to help heal yourself. Make sure you have plenty of room! ...more
So I guess I have an addictive personality. First I was an obsessive extreme couponer, completely preoccupied in clipping, printing, organizing, and running to stores 20 times or more per week. Now, I am hooked on gems. I consider both of those “good” addictions in comparison to drugs or alcohol. Whatever the case, I’m addicted....more
Just about everyone knows their Astrology Sun Sign based upon their date of birth. But there are also certain gemstones and colors that express each sign. (The gems listed next to the Sun Signs below may differ from the traditional “Birth Month” stone that you’re used to.)...more
Just about everyone knows their Astrology Sun Sign based upon their date of birth. But there are also certain gemstones and colors that express each sign. The gems that I have listed next to each Sun Sign may vary from the familiar traditional “Birth Month” stone, but still considered a powerful partner with its Zodiac sign. ...more
Just as each month has a gemstone associated with it, which definitely make gift giving easier, each year you are married, symbolizes not one, but several gemstones. This gives you choices as to what type of gemstone jewelry to purchase for your other half....more
When you go into a jewelry store, some of the most common gemstone combinations you will see are diamonds set with pears, rubies, emeralds and sapphires.
If you think outside the box, there is an incredible variety of gemstones that can be combined to create a unique masterpiece....more
Just about everyone knows their Astrology Sun Sign based upon their date of birth. But there are also certain gemstones and colors that express each sign. (The gems listed next to the Sun Sign may vary from the traditional “Birth Month” stone) *Aries (March 21-April 19) = Garnet...more
When you think of combining gemstones, the most common combinations are ruby/diamond, sapphire/diamond, emerald/diamond. However, there is an incredible variety of gemstones that when combined together, can create a masterpiece
When you think outside the box, it is amazing to see and discover the unique combinations of gemstones that can be combined.