Judaism and Jewish jewelry, all tied in together.

Mother’s Day For the Handiwoman + Tools

  There are all sorts of moms out there, some cook and clean and raise kids really well.  Others can do that + fix stuff and make stuff.  I admit, I don’t fall into those categories, but I can dream, right?  I do look online and get inspired to fix and create all sorts of […]

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Afikoment Gifts on Passover

  My mom tells of growing up in Denver in the 1950’s and receiving a quarter from many uncles for finding the Afikomen.  I remember my Uncle Irving passing out $2 bills to all the cousins.  Now, those bills were an oddity, and so special that we wouldn’t even spend them.  I actually still have […]

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How to Unknot Your Jewelry and Store it Correctly

Don’t you HATE It when your jewelry becomes a huge tangled up mess? It makes you crazy– I know! Being in the jewelry business, it happens often.  The worst was while selling at a trunk show at Bloomingdales, and we had 12 dainty diamond pendants on one display.   They were all lined up nicely, overlapping one another and […]

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Salt Looks Like Sugar Don’t Be Mislead by Social Media

Can this quote be any better? We love social media, love love love it!  But come on, we are not ALL that perfect– but photos show life as fabulous, right?  Do we all have a gazillion high-end purses and fancy shoes?  An outfit that is brand new to wear every single day with no repeats? […]

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Purim: Jewish Feminism?

We think that it’s no coincidence that Purim falls in March, which is National Women’s History Month. Purim always calls for the reading of the Book of Esther, the woman who embodies Jewish resistance to annihilation. That’s what we call girl-power, Kosher-style! Rabbinic tradition tells us that Esther was one of the four most beautiful Jewish […]

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Always Believe in Something Wonderful

Always believe… Always believe that something wonderful is going to happen in your life.  If you don’t live with dreams and aspirations, you go about your life and nothing happens.  Well, stuff happens, but nothing HAPPENS.  No job change, no meeting new people, no getting out of your comfort zone, no better grades, no advancement. […]

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Mitzvah + Red String Bendel Hamsa Bracelet

Can I help you with that? This question was posed to us in a facebook group that I am a part of for online marketing.  A simple question, nothing is expected from one another but honest help.  No fees, no self-promotion, just help. Awesome. Anyone can do that, helping one another with business, work, e-commerce […]

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Heart Matters– Valentine’s Day

February 14 is Valentine’s Day, the most romantic day of the year for lovers. But what if you’re not crushing on anyone special at the moment? This Valentine’s Day, we encourage you to think of all of the people who inspire your love, and who love you back. Then let them know, with a gift […]

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Chai– Not the Tea but a Symbol

We know, you order Chai masala tea at your local Indian restaurant.  It is sweet, creamy and oh-so-delicious.  This is also what comes up when you do a google search for Chai. Happened to us, so you aren’t the only one out there.     A chai is actually a combination of 2 Hebrew letters: […]

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What is the Meanings of Evil Eye Colors

  We all know the traditional blue color is for luck.  Well, if you didn’t, it is for luck. It’s the other colors that are so intriguing.  When you see images or clothing with different colored eyes on them, their symbolic representation is alluring. Now, with all different types of harmful stuff out there, one […]

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